Tag: Office of International Education

UW-Green Bay hosts traditional Mexican folklore dancers from the University of Nayarit

The Education program and the Office of International Education, hosted a group of traditional Mexican folklore dancers on Monday, Sept. 10, 2018. The dancers are from the University of Nayarit, a public university based in the city of Tepic in Nayarit. The group has been touring Wisconsin and will be performing in Chicago for Mexico’s independence […]

UW-Green Bay international students introduced to Door County

Last week’s international student orientation week culminated with a trip on Friday, August 31, 2018 to the Door County peninsula. Students from all over the world along with faculty from UW-Green Bay’s Office of International Education loaded on the bus at 9 a.m., with a first stop at Renard’s Cheese. The students got a chance […]

Reminder: OIE wants to talk to your class about studying abroad

This is a reminder that if you are interested in a classroom visit from the Office of International Education to talk about study abroad please let the OIE know. Presentations can be 5-10 minutes (or another length if interested) and cover any specific topics your students may be interested in. The OIE will be finalizing […]

OIE would like to visit your classrooms to discuss Study Abroad

The Office of International Education would like the opportunity to present Study Abroad opportunities in your classrooms. These presentations would take place during the first month of the semester (with the exception of September 6.) Presentation length can be adjusted according to your preferences, and presentation can be tailored according to your students’ interests. If […]

Prof. Russ and the Office of International Education host Nord University students

Professor Meir Russ (Cofrin School of Business) and personnel from the Office of International Education hosted a group of 22 students from the Master of Knowledge Management program from Nord University (April 23-27, 2018). The group was accompanied by program coordinator, Prof. Robert Bye, a long time academic collaborator of Prof. Russ; Prof. Knut Ingar […]

Lead a travel course at UW-Green Bay, submit proposals by April 1

Do you yearn to travel? Do you want to provide great opportunities for UW-Green Bay students to learn and grow while experiencing another culture? Leading a travel course is a great way to enhance student learning, engage with your students on a new level, get students involved with your research or network with colleagues around […]

Reminder: International Connections Reception

You are invited to attend this informal gathering of globally minded faculty and staff. The reception will be hosted by the Office of International Education and is an opportunity to meet other faculty and staff who lead study abroad programs, conduct research abroad, have international connections, and/or an interest in furthering global initiatives UW-Green Bay. […]

OIC hosts ‘International Connections Reception’ Feb. 22

You are invited to the “International Connections Reception” Thursday, Feb. 22 from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. in Phoenix Room A, University Union. “The Office of International Education would like to connect UW-Green Bay’s international faculty and staff with resources on campus, others interested in developing study abroad programs or research opportunities, and those who want […]

Slovakia Travel Course Informational Meeting, Jan. 26

There will be a meeting for those interested in the Slovakia Travel Course (June 20-July 4, 2018), Friday, Jan. 26 at 1 p.m. in Room 103 of the University Union. Here’s a description: Slovakia:  Tones of Central Europe: The music and culture of Roma, Ruthenian and Slovak peoples is designed to introduce students to the […]

Encourage transfers and international students to Get ‘Back to the Grind’

Back to the Grind is a program designed for new (transfer and international) students to converse or make social connections early in the spring semester. The event will take place on Thursday, January 25 from 8 to 11 a.m. in the Phoenix Rooms of the University Union. The Phoenix Rooms will have a café feel […]