Global Living Community


Students Visiting a Nursing Home



The Global Residential Learning Community (Global RLC) is a community that allows students to expand their world views, appreciate and understand cultures other than their own, and learn more about their own culture. Residents from a variety of cultures are represented in this community.Residential Life will work in collaboration with the Office of International Education and the Office of Multicultural Affairs to create meaningful interactions and experiences for residents.



Learning Outcomes:

As a result of living in the Global Community, residents will be able to:

Benefits of living on a Global RLC

Building Relationships!

Learning Experiences!

Students at a Community Service Project

Supportive Staff!

Community Experiences

Members of a Global RLC will have many experiences that allow them to explore their own culture and the cultures of other community members. Some specific activities include: Culture Foods Dinners, a service project in the Emporia community, a World Affairs Conversation, and participation in the International Culture Show hosted by the Office of International Education.