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Local High School Teachers Get a Glimpse of Global Trade

Local High School Teachers Get a Glimpse of Global Trade

More than 95% of the world's consumers live outside of the United States. Over 11 million Americans are in jobs supported by exports. Small Businesses and Entrepreneurs provide more than half of all U.S. jobs. These statistics make it evident that trade and entrepreneurship play a critical role in the[...]
International Business Faculty From Community Colleges Discuss Curriculum Alignment at SDSU

International Business Faculty From Community Colleges Discuss Curriculum Alignment at SDSU

As part of an ongoing effort to advance curriculum alignment for International Business programs with industry needs, the Deputy Sector Navigator (DSN) for Global Trade and Logistics, Victor Castillo, convened a meeting with a collaborative of international business faculty from various community colleges in the region, referred to as the[...]
USD Hosts Success Within Seminar for Chula Vista Students

USD Hosts Success Within Seminar for Chula Vista Students

The University of San Diego(USD) hosted a seminar on academic and career success for students of Chula Vista Learning Community Charter High School. The seminar, held at USD's campus in Linda Vista, featured a keynote address by Simón Silva, a well-known artist, author, and speaker, who spoke about creativity as[...]
DSN/CITD Discuss Employee Skills Needs with Global Trade & Logistics Industry

DSN/CITD Discuss Employee Skills Needs with Global Trade & Logistics Industry

The Deputy Sector Navigator (DSN) for Global Trade & Logistics and the CITD convened a meeting with representatives of local companies involved in international trade and community college educators to discuss the skills employers look for in employees in this industry. The meeting began with a presentation by Zhenya Lindstrom,[...]
DSN/CITD Convene Regional International Business Programs Knowledge Community Meeting

DSN/CITD Convene Regional International Business Programs Knowledge Community Meeting

The Center for International Trade Development (CITD) and the Deputy Sector Navigator (DSN) for Global Trade and Logistics at Southwestern College convened a meeting at which community college faculty and administrators from Region 10 presented their International Business programs with the goal of igniting collaborations and aligning curriculum with the[...]