Global Classroom Connect

Incorporating the latest advances in collaborative learning, Global Classroom Connect sessions create a globally-integrated learning space, fostering dialogue and interactive learning experiences that transcend national boundaries.

Students hold joint conferences and discussions, collaborate on projects, and benefit from virtual guest lectures.


The Global Classroom Connect series was launched in Spring 2015 with a virtual conference that paired HU Faculty Dr. Sahar Shafqat’s class on Nationalism and Ethnic Conflict with a Peace and Conflict Studies class at the University of Kurdistan-Hewler in Erbil, Iraq. Students held a virtual conference titled “Ethnic Conflict in Kurdistan and Pakistan: A Comparative Analysis.