LANDS of PROMISE by ProQuest

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[...] Spectar believes that the future's most successful universities will be those with robust student-scholar international exchange programs, as well as interdisciplinary and intercultural curricula that focus on "real-world" problems that are global in nature. The work that Spectar has done at the university so far includes: launching several new academic programs, including a nursing and health sciences discipline; investing in major capital projects that include a wellness center, a health sciences building, and renovated student housing; assembling a Global Education Task Force that outlined a framework for campus internationalization; and creating a campus office to lead international recruitment and administer an expanded education abroad program. Since he took over, the campus has seen significant growth in international enrollment, as well as 31 percent growth in the numbers of students studying abroad.

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