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


Great Scot(land)! Scottish universities to offer study abroad info Oct. 9th

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.

German Programs Information Session

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!

Study Abroad Info Session for Business Majors!

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!

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:

Glasgow University

Fall Study Abroad Fair!

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!

The OIE Chili Cook-off winner is………

The results are in.

Congrats to Gwen who took top honors in our first ever Chili cook-off. Here are the rankings:

1.      Gwen Henslin

2.      Kristy Aoki

3.      Brent Blahnik

4.      Lori Krause

5.      Jemma Lund

OIE Chili Cook-off!!! :)

The Office of International Education is holding the OIE Chili Cook-off on Wednesday, February 29th, 2012. Yes….it’s Leap Day Chili Day. Make sure you stop in to Cofrin Library 207 between the hours of 11:30 am to 1 pm.  Try all the different chilis cooked by Brent, Kristy, Jemma, Gwen, OIE interns, and other UWGB staff.  Make sure you vote for your favorite.


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.