Terra Dotta, a leading global engagement education technology provider, announced today that its new Global Engagement Insights podcast is live and four episodes are now available. The podcast addresses the multi-faceted globalization issues facing today’s higher ed institutions and features study abroad, international education, travel and risk experts, educators and institution leaders.
“We created the Global Engagement Insights podcast to provide a forum for enlightening conversations with international education and other higher ed professionals ” said Anthony Rotoli, CEO of Terra Dotta. “We are excited to share the different paths to a more globalized world through important and timely discussions about diversity and inclusion, improving the student experience and empowering the next generation of global leaders.”
In the latest episode, How to Successfully Create and Share a Global Engagement Story, guest Jeff Riedinger, Vice Provost for Global Affairs at the University of Washington, discusses the role of real-time data and data analytics in building a compelling global brand that will help institutions and their global programs attract more interest and grow.
Additional episodes tackle critical international topics ranging from inclusivity to global engagement and mentorships to digital transformation, among others, and currently include:
- Episode 1: Fostering a Culture of Belonging in International Higher Education, with Nick Gozik, Elon University Dean of Global Education and Assistant Professor
- Episode 2: How to Develop a Global Engagement Program and Create a Better Future for Everyone, with Ilgu Ozler, Director of the SUNY Global Engagement Program at New Paltz State University of New York
- Episode 3: International Education and Challenges of Perception with Jim Ketterer, The American University in Cairo Dean of the School of Continuing Education
As international education travel resumes - and in many cases is now exceeding pre-pandemic levels, Terra Dotta’s 2022 international engagement study, The State of Globalization in Higher Education, found that 78% of U.S. higher ed global engagement professionals said global engagement is strategically important to their institutions.
The Global Engagement Insights podcast facilitates conversations about key issues for international education industry professionals. Global Engagement Insights episodes are available on Apple, BuzzSprout, Google and Spotify. To listen to the podcast or if you are interested in being a guest on an upcoming episode, visit http://www.terradotta.com/podcasts.
Terra Dotta is the trusted leader in global engagement solutions for higher education. Over 700 universities and colleges use Terra Dotta’s global engagement platform to facilitate cross-cultural experiences for students, faculty and staff in more than 150 countries worldwide. The company’s solutions help customers deliver end-to-end, accessible global engagement experiences that meet comprehensive safety and compliance requirements – from managing domestic and international travel to international student programs, virtual and global experiences and beyond. Terra Dotta is based in Chapel Hill, N.C. and can be found at http://www.terradotta.com.