Bringing IDEA to the World and the World to IDEA.  IDEA's GLocal program will establish connections with WWU global partners in Asian and North America to diversify the perspectives of all those involved in these collaborative relationships.


Summer 2018 Opportunities - Join the fun!


Costa Rica 





WWU students soak up the culture and entrepreneurship of China through study abroad course

China 2017 - BUSINESS IN CHINA:  ENTREPRENEURSHIP EDITION - The IDEA Institute and the College of Business and Economics co-sponsored a program to provide students an opportunity to gain appreciation of the fundamental business and economic principals of the Chinese market and to understand with a hands-on approach the entrepreneurship environment in China. Students attended China-focused cultural and business classes delivered in English by destination university professors.  Students experienced field trips to visit an entrepreneurship incubation hub, a few start-ups & several business as well engaged in cultural trips to Shanghai and Beijing (they even climbed the Great Wall!) and the ancient cultural heritage site, Wuzhen.