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Wang Center for Global Education

Welcome to the Wang Center

Educating to achieve a just, healthy, sustainable and peaceful world, both locally and globally.

The Mission of the Wang Center for Global Education:

  • Support and strengthen the university’s internationally-focused academic programs.
  • Coordinate and advance the university’s study away offerings, expanding student opportunities and participation.
  • Offer public education including symposia and publications.
  • Promote and leverage the university’s global and intercultural distinctions through partnerships, community outreach, consortia, and grant activities.
  • Grow into a dynamic research institute bringing faculty and students together for the exploration of global issues and peacemaking.

Upcoming Events

2018 Study Away Video Contest Winner!

Congratulations to this year’s Wang Center Video Contest winner, April Rose Nguyen! Make sure to check out her winning video, “Why Study Away?” below.

8th Biennial Wang Symposium, Migration: Towards an Interdisciplinary and Cross-Cultural Understanding of Mobility

Thank you to all who made the 8th Biennial Wang Symposium a success!

Click here to view video recordings of each session.


Earn PLU credit and use financial aid to study, intern or research in a global context

Faculty & Staff

Program leadership and research opportunities for PLU faculty, staff and administrators

Global Scholars & Visitors

Visa sponsorship for international visitors hosted by PLU academic departments

News & Events

Keep track of upcoming deadlines and attend globally-focused lectures and symposia