Cornell University selected into the International Academic Partnership Program (IAPP) Norway
The Norwegian Centre for International Collaboration in Education (SIU) and the Institute of International Education (IIE) are collaborating on the inaugural Norway initiative of IIE's International Academic Partnership Program, to expand U.S.-Norwegian engagement and foster strategic university partnerships.
IIE and SIU have selected Cornell University as one of the twelve U.S. higher education institutions to participate in the eight month International Academic Partnership Program. Lead by Cornell faculty member Mona Anita K. Olsen, the Cornell University IAPP Norway Steering Committee will work with IIE's Center for International Partnerships in Higher Education on a strategic planning process and engage in training activities designed to implement and sustain partnerships with counterparts in Norway.
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