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Shaw Hall Global Living Community

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The Global Living Community (GLC) at Shaw Hall provides a unique opportunity to live in a residence hall with other globally-minded students and expand your world perspective outside of the classroom, without leaving the Hill! The Global Living Community is envisioned as a community to both support students in the semester before or after they go off campus with targeted programming and related opportunities and to promote global learning on our campus to any interested students. Are you a Global Commerce, International Studies, or Global Health major? Are you from abroad or have you spent part of your life before Denison living outside of the United States? Are you from a bilingual or multilingual family, or are you trying to learn a 2nd (or 3rd or 4th) language here in the US? Maybe you simply have a desire to expand your knowledge of other cultures and perspectives while at Denison. Are you interested in different foods and cultures, and the wonders of global travel? If you answered yes to any of these questions, the GLC at Shaw Hall is for you!

NEW IN FALL 2023: GLC members will earn 1 academic credit for their participation in this community! This course will be pass/fail and will take place over the course of one semester. It is experiential in design and you will have the opportunity to participate in exclusive events and activities both on and off campus.
How Do I Join This Community?
Students interested in joining the GLC for Fall 2023, should email Lisa Lewis in the Registrar's Office to register for INTD-150. You will then receive information from the Housing Office about selecting housing in Shaw Hall in a separate process resrved for GLC members (note that during this housing selection process, at least 50% of your room must consist of students who are GLC members). 

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