Celebrating Global Opportunities
With the development of the university’s award-winning Global Opportunities (GO) Program, Susquehanna’s newest graduation tradition has emerged. Graduates can purchase sashes representing countries in which they studied, adding colorful adornments to the traditional cap-and-gown attire.
On May 12, 484 studentsgraduated, with most wearing sashes reflecting the countries in which they studied. The Class of 2013 is the first to have entered Susquehanna under the cross-cultural requirement implemented in 2009.
The Class of 2013: Global Opportunities by the Numbers
|39||Countries visited on GO Programs|
|6||Continents visited on GO Programs|
|> 25,000||Days spent away from campus on GO Programs|
|174||Students who participated in a GO Long Program|
|295||Students who participated in a GO Short Program|
|33||Students who designed their own GO Your Own Way Program|
|> 4.1 million||Miles traveled by air to and from GO Programs|
GO Program Earns International Education Award for Susquehanna
Susquehanna is the 2013 recipient of the prestigious Andrew Heiskell Award for Internationalizing the Campus, recognizing the GO Program and related initiatives. More »