Saint Mary’s University President and Vice-Chancellor Dr. Robert Summerby-Murray has been named the Chair Designate of the Canadian Bureau for International Education’s board of directors.
“I am extremely pleased to have accepted the nomination as Chair Designate of the Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE). CBIE, much like Saint Mary’s University, embraces internationalization and global learning, as key tenants of its strategic direction,” said President Summerby-Murray. “I look forward to working with their executive team and leading their board, furthering efforts to put Canada’s global engagement challenge on the agendas of government and the private sector, and to advancing the role of young people in meeting that challenge.”
Established in 1966, the Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) is a national, not-for-profit, non-governmental membership organization dedicated exclusively to international education. CBIE is the national voice advancing Canadian international education by creating and mobilizing expertise, knowledge, opportunity, and leadership. The CBIE is a global leader in international education, dedicated to equity, quality, inclusiveness, and partnership.
To learn more about the Canadian Bureau for International Education visit www.cbie.ca.