Criteria for an organization:

  • Members give significant time and energy to help foster a campus climate that welcomes international students and engages United States students in international/intercultural programming.
  • Goes beyond what is expected in the mission statement of the organization to promote intercultural and international understanding.
  • Affects the campus and community at a multitude of levels.
  • Is recognized for creating or expanding international and intercultural programs and/or services on campus.
  • Demonstrates leadership, intercultural sensitivity and a willingness to educate members and provide outreach to others.
  • Promotes the ideals of world citizenship and shows commitment to fostering a broader understanding of the world.
  • Fosters a high relationship between international students and United States students.

Criteria for an individual:

  • Gives significant time and energy to promote intercultural and international understanding outside his/her profession.
  • Goes beyond what is expected in his/her job description.
  • Affects the campus and community at a multitude of levels.
  • Is recognized for creating or expanding international and intercultural programs and/or services on campus.
  • Demonstrates leadership, intercultural sensitivity and a willingness to educate and to be educated.
  • Promotes a better understanding of another culture and of one's own culture within the Bucknell community.
  • Promotes the ideals of world citizenship and is committed to fostering a broader understanding of the world.
  • Is known to extend her/himself personally to international students through support and friendship.