Tag: International Education

Insight from an UW-Green Bay international student

Elke van der Werff, is a senior political science major from the Netherlands. She also works in UW-Green Bay’s Office of International Education. She has been studying at UW-Green Bay for three semesters, and she took some time to share five things she has found surprising about Green Bay, Wisconsin and the United States. “Every day […]

Photos: UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus Orientation

UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus had a successful orientation opportunity for students last week, with UW-Green Bay Dean Chuck Rybak serving as the featured speaker. Rybak’s speech focused on “following your passion” while making the most of the college experience. Activities for the week focused on student involvement, campus connections and becoming a successful member of […]

Faculty note: Reilly publishes on nursing student travel & clinical experience in Brazil

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Janet Reilly (Nursing) and her colleagues from the Universidad of Sau Paulo, Drs. Deborah  Falleiros de Mello, Maria Helena Larcher Caliri, and Fabiana Villela Mamede, along with Eliana Maria Fernandes de Aguair Tonetto, from the Ministry of Health in Ribeirao Preto, Brazil,  published an article titled, “An Innovative Exchange Model for […]

UW-Green Bay student entrepreneur is ready to pitch wedding planning app

“Maria Arunkumar (Business Administration) is getting ready to take her business idea to Two Rivers on Thursday, August 2, 2018 to participate in the first Light Up the Lakeshore Business Idea Competition. She will be competing for a top prize of $1,000 as she goes against a group of other aspiring entrepreneurs; many of them […]

Millennials with UW-Green Bay ties embrace supper club culture

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USA Today Network’s Daniel Higgins spent a significant time with a group of Millennials who have embraced the supper club culture still going strong in Wisconsin. What’s unique about this group? Many of them have UW-Green Bay ties as alumni and employees! Read the story. Left to right in photo above: Jen Schanen-Materi ’08 ’13 […]

Join the Global and International Careers discussion, April 23

Area professionals and UW-Green Bay alumni working in a global or international context will discuss their career paths and options for students. The event is Monday, April 23 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. in MAC 210. The event is sponsored by Modern Languages, Global Studies, International Education and Career Services.

Photos Abroad: Office of International Education announces winners


The Office of International Education has a great way to tell the story of traveling abroad — a photo contest. Members of the campus had an opportunity to vote on their favorites. The winners are as follows: People and portraits: First: Marina Pavon Second: Jesse Rehn Nature and Landscapes: First: Haley Stevenson Second: Haley Falcon […]

The Office of International Education would like to visit your classroom

The Office of International Education is offering to visit your classroom to promote UW-Green Bay study abroad programs. An email was also sent from the Provost with details. Staff members need just 5-10 minutes to discuss opportunities or upcoming events at any point during the semester. Please email Study Abroad Coordinator Jemma Lund at lundj@uwgb.edu […]

Reminder: Office of International Education seeks friendship families

It’s not a big commitment, but it is an important one. The Office of International Education is searching for great faculty and staff members willing to serve as Friendship Families for new international exchange students. It is not a time-consuming commitment. Friendship Families are expected to meet with the students at least one time (dinner at your […]