Being a Global Citizen

Overview

Being a global citizen can mean many things, but at the heart of it all is being able to engage meaningfully and effectively with diverse people, places, events, challenges, and opportunities.

For the purposes of the Global Citizens Project, USF has identified three primary qualities possessed by a global citizen based on the research of Hans Schattle in his book, The Practices of Global Citizenship (2008):


gcp outcomes

The following behavioral indicators can be used by students, faculty, and staff to assess the degree to which students are achieving Global Citizens Project objectives:

Self-Awareness

Willingness

Practice

Knowledge

Analysis

Synthesis