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By Colston Reid, Global Citizenship Fellow Today I want to talk about reference points.  When we live in a country as toxically divided as our own.  In a world that seems to be cracking along Samuel Huntington’s predicted civilizational fault lines, it’s easy to believe that what divides us dwarfs …

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Welcome to Global Scholar! From An Alum

“We live in a world in which we need to share responsibility. It’s easy to say ‘It’s not my child, not my community, not my world, not my problem.’ Then, there are those who see the need and respond. I consider those people my heroes.” Congratulations! You’re already Mr. Rogers’ …

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High School Students: Join us for Global Scholar 2014!

EXPLORE GLOBAL ISSUES. LEARN TO LEAD. FIND YOUR PASSION. CHANGE YOUR WORLD. BE A GLOBAL SCHOLAR! Global Scholar 2014 American University, Washington D.C. July 20 – August 2, 2014 www.globalscholar.org Global Scholar is an intensive global leadership program for rising high school juniors and seniors. The program offers a powerful …

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Ready, Set… GLOBAL SCHOLAR IS BACK! Join us in DC in July 2013!!

Get ready for another amazing summer learning about global challenges and building the skills you need to take action. Global Scholar is an intensive global leadership program for high school students who are eager to build a more peaceful, just and sustainable world. We believe that today’s leaders must possess …

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We’re hiring! Program Fellow – Global Citizenship

What does it mean to be a global citizen? What skills, values and experiences does one need to be “globally literate”? Americans for Informed Democracy (AIDemocracy) is a national student network in pursuit of answers! The Program Fellow will help expand and refine our existing global citizenship curriculum, and help …

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