Global Issues 8 – International virtual student conference – April 8-11, 2024

All students are encouraged to participate in the 8th Annual Global Issues Conference (GIC). GIC is a fully on-line student research conference that provides a forum for students at all Global Partner in Education member institutions (like PANS) to present and discuss their original humanities, arts, and social science research with an international audience. GIC is open to all students at partner institutions, not just those participating in Global Understanding or other GPE classes.

Select presentations will also be invited to submit a manuscript for publication in a special issues of the Global Partners in Education Journal.

Important Dates:

  • Conference: April 8 – April 11, 2024
  • Proposal Submission: March 8, 2024
  • Notification: by March 22, 2024

Please see the attached Call for Papers and go to for more information and to submit a proposal.

GIC is organized by East Carolina University (ECU) and State University of Applied Sciences at Krosno (KPANS) on behalf of Global Partners in Education.

The GIC Organizing Committee

Władysław Chłopicki (KPANS)

Katarzyna Dziemian (KPANS)

Jami Leibowitz (ECU)

Ben Robbins (ECU)

Melanie Robbins (ECU)