Events

Webinar: 2022 Virtual Exchange Grant Competition (Overview)

This webinar will address the 2022 Virtual Exchange Grant Competition Call for Proposals, including funding priorities, application rules and eligibility, and selection criteria. More information about the competition can be found here. Presenter Bios Maryam Laly is a Program Associate at the Stevens Initiative. She works on the Initiative’s grant…

Webinar: 2022 Virtual Exchange Grant Competition (Budget and Compliance)

This webinar will address building a program budget using the Stevens Initiative’s template, the U.S. government uniform guidance and allowable costs, and regulations for administering a federal award. More information about the 2022 Virtual Exchange Grant Competition can be found here. Presenter Bios Omar Alsawalha is a Finance and Operations…

Webinar: 2022 Virtual Exchange Grant Competition (Highlights and Questions)

This webinar will briefly highlight key considerations when applying for the 2022 Virtual Exchange Grant Competition. Participants will have the opportunity to ask final questions prior to the application deadline on September 29, 2022. More information about the competition can be found here. Presenter Bios Maryam Laly is a Program…

Stevens Initiative Info Session

Info Sessions are online presentations providing an introduction to virtual exchange, the Stevens Initiative, and basic steps for getting involved in a program or starting a new one. This session will address key virtual exchange elements, ways to engage, and opportunities and resources for support. This session is intended for…

Stevens Initiative Info Session

Info Sessions are online presentations providing an introduction to virtual exchange, the Stevens Initiative, and basic steps for getting involved in a program or starting a new one. This session will address key virtual exchange elements, ways to engage, and opportunities and resources for support. This session is intended for…

Launch Event: 2021 Survey of the Virtual Exchange Field Report

On November 17, 2021, the Stevens Initiative will release the 2021 Survey of the Virtual Exchange Field Report. At this launch event, the report’s authors will give an overview of the survey results, highlighting key findings and implications for the virtual exchange field. Hear from survey respondents about their virtual…

Webinar: Youth Voices – Insights from Virtual Exchange Participants

While virtual exchange practitioners are experts in creating impactful programs, youth participants have a valuable perspective drawn from their virtual exchange experience that should be considered. Hear from three young people about their virtual exchange and what they think all education and exchange leaders should know when designing and implementing…

Webinar: Strengthening Virtual Exchange – AFS’s Research Results

The pandemic has catapulted the use of virtual education and exchange to the mainstream. But do virtual exchanges really work? Relatively little research has been done in this emerging area, and almost none with K-12 learners. This International Education Week, join the Stevens Initiative and AFS Intercultural to discuss preliminary…

Webinar: The Power of Collaboration for Creating Meaningful Global Experiences

What does it look like for an entire institution to invest in virtual exchange? This webinar will spotlight three universities participating in Stevens Initiative Connected Classrooms, which supports higher education institutions in Morocco, the United Arab Emirates, and the United States to build their capacity and prepare faculty to implement…

Stevens Initiative Info Session

Info Sessions are online presentations providing an introduction to virtual exchange, the Stevens Initiative, and basic steps for getting involved in a program or starting a new one. This session will address key virtual exchange elements, ways to engage, and opportunities and resources for support. This session is intended for…