Program Activities » Global Initiatives
Student Nurses Beyond Borders


Global Initiatives in Nursing Committee:
Amina Aden, Chair
Lauren Earnshaw
Katelyn Finnegan

Global Seasonal Memos
Summer Memo
Fall Memo

Winter Memo

Submit Your International Experiences!
Have you traveled overseas, experienced the need for cultural competence, or encountered global health issues?  The Global Initiatives in Nursing Committee is looking for students with personal experiences to feature on our webpage!  Please email attn: Jonathan with your topic for approval. 

Join the International Council of Nurses (ICN) Student Network
Connect with nursing students from around the globe on the ICN Student Network! Expand your horizons and start or continue a discussion on issues of interest to nursing students. 


International Service Learning
ISL is a non-governmental organization for more than 20 years that has been promoting health professions students the opportunity to travel, service and learn, through Global Health Trips Programs in Belize, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Panama, Peru, Jamaica, Dominican Rep, Haiti, Cancun in Mexico and Tanzania in Africa. Approximately 1500-1700 students per year from the USA and some from Canada participate. For more information, visit the International Service Learning website:

Global Initiatives in Nursing Resources & Links

Enriching Your Nursing Experience

Opportunities Available through the Global Committee

Receiving Academic Credit for your Participation