Tag: Office of International Education

Reminder: Diversity Task Force fundraiser to support Puerto Rico

A reminder that the UW-Green Bay Diversity Task Force is asking for help in raising funds for the people of Puerto Rico. The goal is to raise $5,000 by the end of the week. Donations are being collected at various campus offices and booths (including the Office of International Education, Student Life, Dean of Students and […]

UW-Green Bay welcomes Global UGRAD-Pakistan students

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UW-Green Bay is pleased to welcome new international students on campus as part of the U.S. Department of State’s Global Undergraduate Exchange Program in Pakistan (Global UGRAD-Pakistan). Joining the community are (pictured in photo from left to right) Qazawat Zirak, Amber Ayaz and Muhammad Sakhi. The Global UGRAD-Pakistan program, which places participants at U.S. colleges […]

Tunisia undergraduate joins UW-Green Bay on Thomas Jefferson Scholarship Program

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UW-Green Bay is pleased to welcome a new international student on campus as part of the U.S. Department of State’s Thomas Jefferson Scholarship Program’s Tunisia Undergraduate Scholarship Program (Tunisia UGRAD). Joining the UW-Green Bay family is Arij Chetoui. As part of the larger Thomas Jefferson Scholarship Program, Tunisia UGRAD builds the workforce capacity of a […]

Public safety warns of new scam targeting international students

The UW-Madison Police Department has received several reports from students — the majority of which are international students — who reported receiving a call from a UWPD officer. The caller demands money or gift card payments from the victim and threatens to arrest them if they don’t pay. The phone number that appears on caller […]

International Education is seeking classroom hosts for short presentations

The Office of International Education  (OIE) is seeking classrooms to visit this fall to speak about study abroad opportunities at UW-Green Bay. OIE has 30 available programs, which cover nearly every major and minor on campus. Classroom visits are 5-10 minutes, set up at your convenience or sent through a short presentation via D2L. If […]

UW-Green Bay ready to go ‘live’ with a new safety app for Study Abroad students

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UW-Green Bay is experimenting with a new safety app that enables Study Abroad students, with a push of a button, to get in touch with the University and emergency services. The safety app called “Safey.” Unfortunately, it had a very real test last week, when Office of International Education employee study abroad coordinator, Jemma Lund, […]

Last call: Purchase tickets for International Dinner

Make sure to buy your ticket for the International Dinner, April 8. Enjoy performances from around the world and fabulous international food (spring rolls, couscous, chicken marsala, falafel, stir fry and panna cotta). Tickets are on sale at the University Ticket and Information Center (UTIC). Only a limited number of tickets remain.