Study Abroad Student Spotlight: Sara

We have another study abroad student who has offered to share her blog with you!  Sara is a Spanish major at UWGB and is studying in Bilbao, Spain for a semester.  Her photos are gorgeous and we are very jealous – take a look for yourself!

http://journey2spain.weebly.com/

Applications OPEN for Summer and Fall 2015 programs!

Start thinking about starting your application for a summer, fall or academic year 2015 study abroad program!  Begin your application right from our website – simply click on the individual program link and click “Apply Now”!

DEADLINES:

Ireland travel course: FEBRUARY 13th

National Student Exchange/Hessen, Germany Exchange/Germany travel course: FEBRUARY 15th

All other programs: MARCH 1st

(But earlier is always better!)

http://uwgb.studioabroad.com/index.cfm?FuseAction=Programs.ListAll

 

Phuture Phoenix Graduates

This is a great article about two UWGB graduates who were part of the first Phuture Phoenix class.  These girls also happen to be former study abroad students!  Pursue your dreams and make it happen!

http://news.uwgb.edu/log-news/news/05/16/from-fifth-grade-tour-to-grad-day-stage-uw-green-bay-graduates-first-phuture-phoenix-students/?utm_source=logextra&utm_medium=email&utm_content=subfeature&utm_campaign=2014May16

Travel Course Deadlines Extended

The following program deadlines are extended:

Slovakia – THURSDAY, March 6th, 4:30pm

Ireland, Tena, and Alicante – FRIDAY, March 7th, 4:30pm

Complete your applications today!

Scholarships and Grants Available for Study Abroad

There are a lot of opportunities to help fund your study abroad experience and there are TWO new opportunities!

Please visit the website: http://www.uwgb.edu/international/studyabroad/financialaid.asp  to learn more about the options offered by both the OIE and other campus departments.  Some scholarships or grants include:

Travel Grant

Wochinske Scholarship

OIE Foundation Scholarship

Global Citizen Scholarship

Anne C. Kok Scholarship

Phi Kappa Phi Study Abroad Grant

Look to see which ones you are eligible for and apply now!  Deadlines are coming up quickly!

 

 

 

Deadlines Extended!

DEADLINES EXTENDED!

Think you missed out on the opportunity to study in Germany or the National Student Exchange?? The deadline for the HESSEN EXCHANGE and SUMMER UNIVERSITY(ISU) as well as the NATIONAL STUDENT EXCHANGE has been extended! The new deadline is FRIDAY, FEB. 21st at 4:30pm!

First Steps Meetings

Want to Study Abroad but don’t know what the next step is?  Come to our First Steps Meetings!  We hold them every Tuesday at 2:00pm and Wednesday at noon in the OIE (CL 207)

First Steps to Study Abroad

Interested in Study Abroad?  Not sure where to start or have specific questions?  Stop by a First Steps to Study Abroad Information Session!

They are held:

Every Tuesday  @ 2:00

Every Wednesday @ 12:00

In the Office of International Education (CL 207) during the semester.  Stop by!

Study Abroad Student Spotlight: Krysta Goes to France

Yet another one of our study abroad students is keeping a blog of her experiences, this time in Bordeaux, France!  She has invited us to share her blog, so we encourage you to check out her stories and photos during her semester abroad – she has done a great job of explaining what school is really like in France, and posted some beautiful pics!

Krysta Goes to France

Spring Study Abroad Fair!

The Fall Study Abroad Fair will be held Wednesday, February 11th from 10:00 – 2:00, in Phoenix Ball Room C

Students will have the opportunity to attend the Spring Study Abroad Fair and learn about the 200+ domestic and international study programs available.  Study abroad advisors and program representatives will be on site to answer questions and assist students in learning about these amazing opportunities!  Whether you wish to study abroad for a few weeks, a semester, or a full year we have a program that will fit your needs – come check it out!

Summer Travel Courses (Over Summer Break):

  • Alicante, Spain
  • Chile
  • Ireland
  • Germany (& Poland/Czech Republic)

Summer Exchange Programs

  • International Summer University- Germany (5 locations in Germany)
  • Glasgow, Scotland
  • Stirling, Scotland

Semester/Year-long

  • Denmark
  • France
  • Germany (3-5 locations)
  • Netherlands
  • New Zealand
  • Mexico
  • Scotland (3 locations)
  • Student teaching (Cuernavaca, Mexico or through Educators Abroad to 60+ countries)
  • National Student Exchange (locations in the U.S., Canada, Puerto Rico, Guam, and the Virgin Islands)