GLOBAL SCHOLARS PROGRAM
The Global Scholars Program at Rivier
University is an honors program designed for students to engage
in interdisciplinary academic seminars, leadership development and
At the center of this engagement is a focus on welcoming the
stranger as neighbor, concentrating on five threads of Roman Catholic Social
Teaching: the dignity of the person, the dignity of the person in the context
of community, option for the poor, solidarity, and the care of creation and on
their global dimensions.
The Global Scholars Programis open
to all majors, providing a robust opportunity for students who want to develop
as global leaders for the 21st century prepared to address the world's most
necessary skills for professional success in the modern world.
and understand issues that transcend borders.
the inter-connectivity of the world marketplace.
understanding of social justice issues that are worldwide.
Criteria for Entrance
Students are invited to participate in the program after being admitted to the University. At minimum, a student must have a 3.4 GPA and show the ability to succeed in rigorous coursework. A student may be considered for participation under other considerations, such as the level of coursework taken in high school as well as the nomination from an admissions counselor.
Upon invitation, students may attend an information session to learn more.
Dr. Brad Stull, Dean of Undergraduate Studies
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