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, […]