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Center for the Global Learner
Durham Technical Community College
1637 East Lawson Street
Durham, NC 27703

Helpful Websites and Resources

A list of Durham Tech scholarships is posted in the spring. A comprehensive list of N.C. scholarships and grants based on need, merit, or vocational interest can be found on the College Foundation of North Carolina (CFNC) website. A list of other outside scholarships is also available.

Informational Videos

We No Speak Americano – Understanding International Students’ Writing
Cultural Differences – An Introduction
Cultural Competency for Health Care Providers
More Than Words: Language Barriers in Medicine
World Apart: A Series on Cross-Cultural Healthcare Part 1
World Apart: A Series on Cross-Cultural Healthcare Part 2
World Apart: A Series on Cross-Cultural Healthcare Part 3
World Apart: A Series on Cross-Cultural Healthcare Part 4

Helpful Websites

Community Colleges for International Development, Inc. (CCID) – The mission of CCID is to provide opportunities for building global relationships that strengthen educational programs, and promote economic development. www.ccid.cc

The North Carolina Community College System Global Learner Consortium – The purpose of the Consortium is to support the member colleges of the consortium as they seek to promote the economic survival and well-being of their constituent communities through the education of a globally competent citizenry and workforce. www.roanokechowan.edu/ncglobal/

NAFSA- National Association of International Educators – NAFSA is an association of individuals worldwide advancing international education and exchange and global workforce development. www.nafsa.org

World View – World View was established in 1998 at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill to help K-12 and college educators anticipate and respond to the challenges of a smaller, more interconnected world. www.unc.edu/world

Center for Strategic and International Studies – A resource for students interested in exploring concepts of globalization. www.globalization101.org

Hispanic/Latino Outreach

Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute, Inc – CHCI’s educational services are designed to provide Latino students with the tools and resources they need to succeed in attaining a higher education. CHCI’s website contains information about college preparation, and a section for parents to assist them in successfully guiding their children from K-12 education to the university setting. www.chci.org

The White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanic Americans – This website helps parents secure a college education for their children and provides information about tuition costs and other subjects. http://www2.ed.gov/about/inits/list/hispanic-initiative/index.html


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