2013 Summer Global Practicum Non-Academic Recommendation

INFORMATION FOR REFERENCE PROVIDERS: The Center for Global Education at the College of St. Benedict/St. John's University would appreciate a candid reference regarding the merits and abilities of the candidate, who is applying for the Center's Summer Global Practicum Program. The knowledge, skills, and personal characteristics are unique for a student willing and able to participate in an international internship experience. Your recommendation will the selection committee to understand some of the intangible aspects of the candidate that may otherwise not fully convey in his or her program application and personal statement. Please provide your evaluation in the following areas. Any comments you can provide to support your assessment are greatly appreciated. PLEASE NOTE: that the applicant has waived his/her right to access or review your reference form or the material contained therein. Thank you for taking the time to fill out this form.

To what Summer Global Practicum site/s is the candidate applying (check all that apply)?

Please list five adjectives that best describe the candidate:

Please rate the candidate in the following areas on a scale of 1 (poor) to 5 (outstanding).
  1 2 3 4 5 N/A
Respect for Others
Work habits
General Appearance
Organizational skills
Emotional stability
Flexibility; ability to adapt to new or changing situations
Teamwork; ability to work well with others
Receptivity constructive criticism
Written communication skills
Verbal communication skills (in small/large group settings; formal presentations, etc.)
Punctuality and Reliability
Ability to independently engage and follow through on assigned tasks/projects
Ability to self-initiate tasks and projects
Technological proficiencies (MS Office; web design, etc.)

Overall Recommendation: