Past workshop themes have included:​

2017: Global Human Security: A Multidisciplinary Perspective

2016: Global Tourism

2015: Human Migration and Refugees: Peril and Hope

​​NIEA partners with the University of Washington’s Center for Global Studies to provide a two-day annual summer institute for community college faculty. The goal of the institute is to increase capacity for college faculty to internationalize curriculum in order to help college students expand their knowledge and understanding of the world and global issues.​

Past themes have included:

2016: Global Tourism: A Multidisciplinary Perspective

2015: Human Migration and Refugees: Peril and Hope

2014: Global Development and Changing Gender Roles

Every year, NIEA sponsors a one-day conference for college faculty, staff and students to learn about current global issues and world events. The theme of the conference builds on the yearly theme of the Community College Master Teacher Institute with world-renowned researchers, discipline-specific experts and community leaders presenting.

October 26, 2018 at Highline College

Global Populism: At Home and Abroad


NIEA Fall Workshop