The mission of the Institute for Global Understanding (IGU) is to promote awareness of issues and challenges of our dynamic, interdependent world.
Through academic programs, field experiences, service learning, and engagement in local and global communities, IGU fulfills Monmouth University's broad mission of promoting global understanding, diversity, and leadership.
May 01, 2014
Software Engineering students program robots to dance to “Single Ladies” and “Who Let the Dogs Out.”
March 26, 2014
Speakers include Dr. Azza Karem, United Nations Population Fund; John K. Werner, co-founder of Citizen Schools; and David Zirin, sports correspondent for The Nation.
December 16, 2013
The basis of the project is to research solutions for community sustainability in order to help locals stabilize Macheke's economic, health, food, education, and energy systems long term.