Appalachian Global Symposium

Presentation proposals are now being accepted from students, faculty and staff for the eighth annual Appalachian Global Symposium that will take place virtually during International Education Week on Wednesday, October 28th. Please take advantage of the online technology involved in this year’s conference by inviting your international partners to participate in your presentation. Presentation proposals about all forms of global research or activities are welcome.

The Appalachian Global Symposium highlights the global education activities of Appalachian faculty, staff and students by providing a platform for the sharing of recent activities that contribute to the university's global mission. For more information and to submit a proposal visit the Appalachian Global Symposium website:

The deadline for submissions is September 15, 2020.


About the Office of International Education and Development
The OIED is responsible for spearheading the internationalization efforts at Appalachian. The internationalization mission of Appalachian is to develop awareness, knowledge, appreciation and respect of cultural differences in both domestic and international contexts in its students, faculty, staff and the surrounding communities. The university is also dedicated to creating a campus environment that builds the theoretical and practical skills needed to interact effectively in a global society. Learn more at

App State Global Symposium poster/graphic. Image provided.
Published: Sep 10, 2020 10:37am