Penn State Harrisburg

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Global Ambassador Program

Penn State Harrisburg hosts international students from nearly 50 countries. The international students bring tremendous resources to the campus.  Global Ambassadors are liaisons to different schools and programs. For Fall 2015, there are 27 Global Ambassadors from many countries. They recorded greetings in dozens of languages and shared cultural etiquette to enhance intercultural communication.

Mission Statement

The Global Ambassador Program promotes Penn State Harrisburg's goals for academic excellence, diversity and global citizenship by developing life skills needed to become competent and engaged future world leaders.

Objectives

The program trains future world leaders by involving students with

  • planning and implementing international students programs
  • participating in community services
  • building relations with students, faculty, staff and community leaders

Resources

Global Ambassador Awards

The Global Ambassador Program honors three outstanding Global Ambassadors each semester with the following awards:

  • Outstanding Leader
  • Diversity Award
  • Outstanding Community Service

Details and Nomination Form