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Deadline for Travel Course Extended

Jumpin’ Kangaroos!!  The deadline for the Australia Travel Course has been extended to February 1st!  Students will have the opportunity to visit ancient cloud forests, vast outback deserts, tropical rainforests, and the Great Barrier Reef on this travel course that focuses on ecology and biodiversity.  You can complete your application on our website!  UWGB Australia Application

Summer and Fall Study Abroad!

Now is the time to think about study abroad plans for next year!  Choose from our exciting, short-term summer destinations such as Brazil, Germany, Australia, Ghana, Ireland, London, Russia, Jordan, Spain, Ecuador, as well as our many semester/year-long programs for the Fall.  Most application deadlines for these programs will be in February and the very beginning of March.  Keep an eye on our website for more details!  http://uwgb.studioabroad.com/index.cfm?FuseAction=Programs.ListAll

Study Abroad Student Spotlight: Danielle

One of our study abroad students has been keeping a blog of her unique experiences over the past month in Merida, Mexico.  She has invited us to share her blog, and we encourage you to see what it’s really like to study in another country!  She has some awesome pictures and stories – so check it out!

Danielle’s Merida Blog

 

Winter Travel Course Info Session

Interested in going abroad for a few weeks right over your Winter Break while earning credits at the SAME TIME?  Look no further, come check out our Winter Travel Course Info Session happening today at 2:00pm in the OIE (Cofrin Library 207).  We’ll be able to answer all your questions and give you more details about our awesome destinations!

New Study Abroad Programs to Scotland!

Your life just got better – we now have study abroad programs to Scotland!!  Beginning this Spring semester, you can travel to 3 new universities, each with their own unique feel and opportunities.  Choose from Aberdeen, Glasgow, or Stirling…you can’t go wrong on this one :)  Check out our Study Abroad Fair to learn more, or attend a “First Steps” Meeting in our Office (CL 207) on Tuesdays at 2pm and  Wednesdays at noon!

Check out other awesome destinations at: http://www.uwgb.edu/international/studyabroad/

Glasgow University

Study Abroad First Steps Meetings

Find out how YOU can study abroad!  Attend a Study Abroad “First Steps” meeting scheduled every Tuesday at 2:00 and Wednesday at Noon in the Office of International Education (CL 207).  Meetings begin September 4th.

Spirit of adventure remains with Study Abroad students, post-graduation

Inside recently featured a story on the impact study abroad has had on some UW-Green Bay students.  For a good read, click here.

Travel Alert!

The U.S. Department of State has issued a Travel Alert for Europe.  The alert recommends travelers take particular actions, but does not suggest suspending or cancelling travel in Europe.  For questions about safety in study abroad, contact Brent Blahnik at 001-1-920-465-2889 or blahnikb@uwgb.edu.

Study Abroad Application Deadline Approaching!

The application deadline for winter interim and spring semester studyabroad programs is October 1st.  Get your application in soon, and get out of town when the weather turns cold.  Complete your application now.

Sights and Sounds of Italy

Missed the trip to Italy? Here’s the next best thing. Senior Art Major Tyler Gajewski captured HD video of some of the sights and sound of places like Venice, Florence, Siena, and Rome. Enjoy the videos!

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Train Ride to Venice

Venice Fish Market

Fonte Gaia – Siena Italy

Rome Subway

Wet Train Ride

Train Arrival at Pisa

Lucca Bike Ride