Tag: January Interim

Reminder: Winter 2020 faculty-led travel course proposals due by Monday, April 1

Winter 2020 faculty-led travel course proposals are due to your dean by Monday, April 1, 2019. Leading a travel course is a great way to connect with students, teach a unique course and travel! The Office of International Education can assist with planning, connections and other logistics for your program. If you are interested in leading […]

Snapshots: Students find adventure, learning, warmth on January trips

Even though it’s been unseasonably warm here in Northeastern Wisconsin, we can’t help but feel envious of the 60 or so UW-Green Bay students and faculty members who have flown south this winter break, visiting such exotic locales as Mexico, Ecuador and Costa Rica during the January Interim. These study abroad trips allow students to […]

January Interim means travel, learning for UW-Green Bay study abroad students

About 60 UW-Green Bay students are basking in the sunshine of some pretty exotic locales this winter break — and earning academic credit while doing it. The students are part of six January Interim study abroad programs, and they’re receiving instruction in a variety of disciplines while learning about the culture of their chosen destination. […]

Editorial: Benefits of interim courses are clear

An editorial in Thursday’s edition of the Green Bay Press-Gazette applauds UW-Green Bay and St. Norbert College for offering students a chance to “get ahead in their academic pursuits.” This is the first time UW-Green Bay has offered a January interim since 1993. Scott Furlong, dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, told […]

P-G reports on ‘return’ of January Interim to UW-Green Bay

Monday (Jan. 3) marked the return of the first January Interim at UW-Green Bay since 1993. The scope and delivery methods are greatly changed, however, from the version some alumni and longtime faculty and staff might recall from the 1970s and ’80s. Back then, the young UW-Green Bay offered an intensive four-week interim between the […]

Registration for January Interim Online starts this week

Yes, January Interim has been resurrected. UW-Green Bay has reinstituted its January Interim — now completely online — for January 2011. Students can select from 11 courses which will run Jan. 3 to 21. Registration begins this Friday (Oct. 15). Some will recall that the original January Interim was eliminated during the early 1990s as […]