Empowering a Community of Global Change Leaders

GES connects driven, passionate students with innovative thought leaders from various fields and equips them with tangible skills-training so they can produce responsible solutions to shared global problems and create the change they wish to see in the world.


GES Alumni Spotlight: Khalida Brohi

by Renee Probetts The Buffett Institute works through Northwestern University to facilitate “global engagement and scholarship on the world’s most crucial problems.” The Global Engagement Summit is one of the many affiliated groups with the Buf


Meet the 2016 Directors!

by Judy Tsai Diego Henriquez-Garcia is a senior from Fort Lauderdale, Fl majoring in political science and international studies. Before becoming co-director, he was co-chair of Content Development his junior year, co-chair of American Delegates his

Dhruv Gulati
International Delegate ‘13
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I came back from Summit with a notebook full of ideas and a newly awakened vigor and enthusiasm. The summit helps you redefine your project variables and values–and, more importantly–it makes you question yourself and the ideas you carry. The global connections and relationships you forge during those 5 days leave an everlasting impact especially in the way you visualize the world out of your little comfort zone.