Global Experiences

Travelling, gaining international experience and a developing a cross-cultural sensitivity are some of the main aspects of the Global Resource Systems program. This map displays just some of the many places that GRS students have travelled for their volunteer, work or study abroad experiences. View our Meet our Students page to learn more about students’ personal experiences abroad.


By Region:


  • Ghana (Directed study)
  • Makerere University, Kampala
  • SHIELD (Sustaining Healthy Initiatives Enabling Local Development), Uganda
  • WWF Marine Conservation, Madagascar

  • Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, India
  • India (Directed Yoga Studies)
  • Japan (internships)
  • Korea University, Seoul, South Korea
  • Kwansei Etakuin University, Tokyo Japan
  • Osaka University
  • Punjab Agricultural University, India
  • Taiwan (Internship)
  • The Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • Tokyo University of Agriculture, Japan
  • Tunghai University, Taichung City, Taiwan
  • Universiti Putra Malaysia, Selangor, Malaysia
  • Universiti Sains Malaysia, Penang, Malaysia
  • University of the Philippines, Quezon City, Philippines
  • USAID, Indonesia (Internship)

  • Lincoln University, New Zealand
  • University of Melbourne, Australia
  • University of New South Wales, Australia
  • Queensland University, Australia

  • Bolivia
  • Chiapas (Directed Study)
  • Ecuador (Directed studies)
  • E.A.R.T.H (School of Agriculture of the Tropical Humid Region) University, Costa Rica
  • Guatemala (Directed Study)
  • Havana, Cuba (Directed Study)
  • La Paz, Mexico (Directed Study)
  • Oaxaca, Mexico
  • Peru (Directed Studies)
  • Tecnologico de Monterrey, Mexico
  • Universisdad de Costa Rica

  • Lancaster University, UK
  • NLH Agricultural University of Norway
  • Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Norway
  • Tel Aviv University, Israel
  • Universidad de Salamanca, Spain
  • Universita degli Study della Tuscia, Italy
  • Universite Pierre Mended, France
  • University of Birmingham, UK
  • University of Copenhagen, Denmark
  • University of East Anglia, UK
  • University of Glasgow, Scotland
  • University of lapland (Finland)
  • Uppsalla University, Sweden

  • Afghanistan (Internship)
  • Arava Institute for Environmental Studies (Internship), Israel
  • Koc University, Turkey
  • Punjab Agricultural University

  • Agriculture BC (Internship)
  • Alaska (Field Studies)
  • Canadian Securities Course, Canadian Securities Institute, Ontario
  • Cegep Trois-Rivieres College, Quebec
  • Concordia University, Quebec
  • Dalhousie University, Nova Scotia
  • Guelph University, Ontario
  • Kwantlen Polytechnic University, BC
  • Langara College, BC
  • McGill University, Quebec
  • Mount Royal College, Quebec
  • New Mexico State University (NMSU)
  • Oregon State University, Oregon
  • Ryerson University, Ontario
  • Saskatchewan (Internship)
  • SFU Centre for Sustainable Community Development, BC
  • Trinity Western University, BC
  • UBC Farm, BC
  • Universite de Montreal, Quebec
  • Universite Laval, Quebec
  • University of Alberta
  • University of Calgary, Alberta
  • University of California
  • University of California, Santa Barbara
  • University of Manitoba (Panniqtuuq Summer School), Manitoba
  • University of Ottawa, Ontario
  • University of Waterloo, Ontario

  • National University of Colombia, Bogotá, Colombia
  • Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
  • Universidad San Francisco de Quito, Ecuador