Engaging International Students in Higher Education

with D. Eric Archer, Rachal Etshim

February 06, 2018 at 1:00 PM ET

About This Course

This course is free for members of the International Education Knowledge Community. For more information about pricing (and how to make sure you're getting the appropriate discount), please read below the course description.

This live briefing examines current best practices for engaging international students in postsecondary education. Our discussions will focus on several key topics related to international student inclusion including: characteristic patterns of behavior of international students; the ways in which international students in higher education socialize with domestic students, co-nationals, and other international students; and strategies fostering integration of international students on college campuses. The recommendations provided in this live briefing are intended to help support university faculty, staff and students enhance the academic and social integration of international students studying in the U.S. 

Learning Outcomes

At the end of the presentation, attendees will be able to:

  • examine a number of challenges related to international student engagement;
  • understand and implement research highlighting the various ways in which international students interact with domestic students on college campuses; and
  • identify a number of best practices in supporting the needs of international students on their campuses. 

Knowledge Community Pricing

Members of the International Education Knowledge Community will be able to register for this course for free through March 6, 2018. Once you register, you will always have access to the content.

To ensure that you receive the appropriate pricing for the course, you must be a member of NASPA, and also a member of the International Education Knowledge Community. You will see the correct price in your cart once you click on "Take this Course."

If the price does not come up as free for you, please take the following steps:

  • DO NOT complete your registration. We will not issue refunds once you have completed the purchase of the course.
  • Login to naspa.org by clicking the blue "Login" button in the center of the page.
  • Scroll until you see the grey sidebar on the right hand side of the screen and the link to "View My Personal Snapshot."
  • Confirm that your membership is still active (there will be a link to join or renew if it is not).
  • Click on "Edit My Profile" and scroll down the page until you get to "NASPA Engagement Details."
  • You will see the KCs that you are currently a member of; if your membership to the International Education Knowledge Community is not listed, please add it.
  • Click "Save" at the bottom of the page.

Accessing the Presentation

Once you complete your registration, you will be able to access the course by clicking on the "Login" button at the top of this page (or any page on olc.naspa.org).

  • You will be asked to login with your NASPA user name and password. Once you have done so, you will hit continue and be redirected to your dashboard in the Online Learning Community.
  • You will find the session listed under "Enrolled."
  • Live session access information will be listed before the session has aired.
  • All sessions are recorded. Once the session is over, the recording will be available approximately one week after the air date. You may view the materials as many times as you'd like, at whatever pace you would like.
  • If you have any difficulty accessing the materials, please contact Jace Kirschner (jkirschner@naspa.org).