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Study Abroad Panel!

We’re having a Study Abroad Panel!

Attend this event to ask questions and find out more about studying abroad.  The panel will include an international student along with students from semester exchanges.  This event is open to EVERYONE so bring your questions and feel more confident about going abroad!!

April 3rd, 5-7pm – MAC 229

Spring 2014 Study Abroad Fair!

The Spring Study Abroad Fair will be held Thursday, February 13th from 10:00 – 2:00, in Phoenix Ball Room C

Students will have the opportunity to 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:

  • Alicante, Spain (Spanish focus)
  • Florence, Italy (Art focus)
  • Tena, Ecuador (Urban and Regional Studies focus)
  • Ireland (Theatre focus)
  • Slovakia (Nursing/Gender & Women’s Studies)

Summer Study Programs:

  • San Sebastian, Spain (Business & Spanish)
  • Hessen Summer University (Germany – 5 locations)

Semester/Year-long

  • Denmark
  • France
  • Germany
  • Netherlands
  • New Zealand
  • Mexico
  • Scotland
  • National Student Exchange (locations in the U.S., Canada, Puerto Rico, Guam, and the Virgin Islands)

Program Information Sessions!

We have study abroad information sessions to fit your needs!!  Check these out in the upcoming weeks:

Business Programs – Monday, Feb. 3rd @ 3:00pm

Summer Travel Courses – Tuesday, Feb. 4th @ 12:00pm

Communication Programs – Wednesday, Feb. 5th @ 2:00pm

German Programs – Thursday, Feb. 6th

Spanish Programs – Monday, Feb. 10th @ 4:00pm

Humanities Programs – Tuesday, Feb. 11th @ 2:00pm

Science Programs – Monday, Feb. 17th @ 3:30pm

Poli Sci & Global Studies – Tuesday, Feb. 18th @ 3:00pm

*All sessions will be located in the Office of International Education (CL 207) unless otherwise noted*

 

NSE Information Sessions!

Make sure to stop by our National Student Exchange (NSE) information sessions today and tomorrow every hour from 9:00am-3:00pm in the OIE (CL 207)! Check out this great exchange opportunity within the U.S., Canada, Guam, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands!

Deadline Approaching!

APPLICATION DEADLINES!  The deadline for the Summer travel course to Italy is February 14thFall Hessen and National Student Exchange applications are due February 15th!  Start your application today at:

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

Fall Study Abroad Fair!

The Fall Study Abroad Fair will be held Tuesday, September 17th from 10:00 – 2:00, in Phoenix Ball Room C

Students will have the opportunity to attend the Fall 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!

Winter Travel Courses (Over Winter Break):

  • Costa Rica
  • Cuernavaca, Mexico
  • Argentina
  • Ecuador
  • Kassel, Germany – International Winter University

Semester/Year-long

  • Denmark
  • France
  • Germany
  • Netherlands
  • New Zealand
  • Mexico
  • Scotland
  • National Student Exchange (locations in the U.S., Canada, Puerto Rico, Guam, and the Virgin Islands)

Study Abroad Info Sessions

Want to learn more about certain programs?  Not sure if there is a program right for you?  Come find out more at one of our fall information sessions:

Communication:  Tues. Sept. 10th @ 2:00 in  the Office of International Education (CL 207)

Business: Tues. Sept. 10th @ 3:30pm in UU 103

Winter Travel Courses: Wed. Sept. 11th @ 2:00 in  the Office of International Education (CL 207)

German Language: Thurs. Sept. 12th @ 3:30pm in UU 103

Spanish Language: Tues. Sept. 17th @ 3:30pm in UU 103

Political Science & Global Studies: Thurs. Sept. 19th @ 3:30pm in UU 103

Get the Scoop on Study Abroad!

Get the Scoop:

FREE Ice Cream!  Who doesn’t want it?!?  Come to GET THE SCOOP on Study Abroad learn about Study Abroad Programs on campus AND get a free sundae.  When?  TOMORROW (Sept. 4th) from 10:30-1:30 (or until supplies last) in the University Union by the Bookstore.  See you there!

It’s not too early to think about Winter Travel Courses!

Check out our website (Destinations, then search for Winter courses) to see what is being offered this coming winter!  More information regarding costs, dates, and specific itineraries will come over the summer.  The courses offered (with focus) are:

Argentina (Spanish)
Costa Rica (Env. Sci./Biology)
Cuernavaca, Mexico (Education, Business, Nursing & Social Work)
Ecuador (First Nations Studies)
St. Kitts & Nevis, Caribbean Islands (Nursing)

All deadlines for applications are October 1st

The Office of International Education is open ALL summer, so call, email, or stop in with questions!

Alicante Deadline Extended!

For those of you kicking yourselves that you missed the application deadline, the study abroad gods are smiling down on you today!  The application deadline for our summer travel course to beautiful Alicante, Spain has been extended to NEXT Friday, March 15th!!  This 6 credit program is the perfect venue to improve your Spanish language skills while experiencing Spain for 5 weeks!

See the full program brochure here: UWGB in Alicante