What is the Global Engagement and Leadership Experience (GELE)? The Global Engagement and Leadership Experience (GELE) is a two-and-a-half day conference that brings together international and U.S. students to discuss and learn about aspects of global leadership. It is the perfect mix of serious conversations, engaging activities, and practical simulations.
What is FiGE? Foundations in Global Engagement (FiGE) is the first phase of programming for first-year undergraduate, first-year graduate, and new exchange or transfer students who wish to enrich their Penn State experience by developing multinational relationships. A cohort of International and Domestic students will participate in a series of events and activities that will become the catalyst for cross-cultural communication and will facilitate the process of learning to appreciate similarities and differences in a multinational group.