Global Leaders Living & Learning Community
Explore your adventurous side, prepare to travel abroad and dig into the excitement of global affairs.
The GLLLC brings together U.S. and international students to live and learn from one another’s unique perspectives.
Its mission is to provide opportunities for an enhanced educational experience for University of North Dakota students with a shared interest in global affairs, regardless of their major. Students live together in an environment which spans, supports and nurtures students’ international and intercultural interests.
The GLLLC seeks to
- develop an environment where students inspire each other
- support programming that helps define career goals, identifies campus resources and provide academic direction
- help residents develop relationships with friends from different cultural backgrounds.
Who can live here?
This GLLLC is designed for languages majors, international studies majors, business majors, interdisciplinary studies majors and political science majors. Preference given to students who are also enrolled in the Go Global Academy.
Where would I live?
You'll live in Selke Hall with other Global Leader students.
How do I apply?
Indicate your preference to live in the GLLLC when you complete your Housing Application. Assignments for Living & Learning Communities will be completed in conjunction with all housing assignments.
Types of Activities
Members of the GLLLC will have the opportunity to engage in unique activities and events designed to help broaden their understanding of global affairs and provide opportunities to get involved in broadening global awareness at UND.
- Attend UND Feast of Nations and other international cultural nights.
- Collaborate with Go Global faculty and peer mentors on an international project.
- Travel abroad to Winnipeg, Manitoba with other Go Global students.
- Build relationships during various engagements and group gatherings.
- Take advantage of community volunteer opportunities.
Global Leaders LLC Advisors
- Melissa Gjellstad 701.777.0487
- Assoc. Professor
- Merrifield Hall Room 310
- Thyra Knapp 701.777.4657
- Asst. Professor
- Merrifield Hall Room 319
- Stuart Lickteig 701.777.6281
- Associate Director, Residence Life
- Housing Bldg. Room 125A