Two years ago, Shepherd University only had half of a study abroad office. Since receiving a grant from Partners of the Americas, it has created opportunities and awareness about international study for students on its West Virginia campus.
Texas Partners has been an important player in helping universities in Mexico develop the infrastructure for EMT services. They recently held their first bi-national meeting to continue making headway on the project.
Partners-sponsored trips help build strong relationships between Latin American nations and states in the U.S. In June, Galen Hull, a member of our Tennessee Partners chapter traveled to the Dominican Republic to forge university and trade connections with Tennessee.