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
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
A lot of cool things have been happening around campus as part of our International Celebration, and there are still more events coming up!
- Nov. 8th: “Behind My Veil”, 7pm, Mauthe Center — an event that promotes understanding of Islam
- Nov. 9th: Mosque Open Day, 11am, Islamic Center of Green Bay — an opportunity to understand what actually happens in a Muslim place of worship
- Nov. 13th: International – Dinner for a Cause, 5:30pm, Mauthe Center — a truly (FREE) international dinner; all donations and proceeds go towards building a well in Africa
- Nov. 29th: Muslim Images in the American Media, 7pm, Mauthe Center — a panel discussion about portrayals of Muslims in the media
- Study Abroad First Steps Meetings: Every Tuesday at 2pm and Wednesday at noon, OIE (CL 207) — learn all the basics of study abroad including destinations, financial aid, scholarships and more!
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!
UW-Green Bay has partnered with the Universities of Stirling, Aberdeen and Glasgow to provide students with semester-long opportunities to study in Scotland. Representatives from the Scottish universities and the Office of International Education will be stationed outside of the Phoenix Bookstore from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuesday (Oct. 9) to provide additional information and answer questions.
Interested in going to Germany? You don’t have to be a German major or minor to go! While there are courses taught in German, many courses are also taught in English! Come check out our German Programs Information Session this Thursday, Sept. 20th at 3:00pm in the 1965 Room – Hope to see you there!
Attention Business Majors! Study Abroad is a GREAT opportunity to set yourself apart from the rest of the applicants when you begin job-hunting! Come check out the opportunities that you have as a Business Major, from short-term, to semester and year-long programs in France, Germany, Denmark, Mexico, Spain, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Canada, Puerto Rico, The Virgin Islands, Guam and even other Universities in the U.S.! Come to the OIE this Tuesday, Sept. 18th at 3:30pm, or Wednesday, Sept 19th at 2:30pm to learn more!
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!
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/
The Fall Study Abroad Fair will be held Thursday, September 6th 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 assists 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. Also, we have three new, exciting programs to SCOTLAND beginning this Spring semester – come check it out!
“First Steps” meetings begin today, September 4th at 2:00, and will be held every Tuesday (at 2:00) and Wednesday (at noon) in the Office of International Education. Find out more about how YOU can study abroad!