Tag: study abroad

Reminder: Collection for Slovakia’s needy

A group of 30 students, including 19 nurses who are completing their Public Health Certification, along with UW-Green Bay faculty members Illene Cupit, Sarah Meredith Livingston and Janet Reilly, will be traveling abroad to Slovakia this summer and are asking for help from the campus community for donations they can bring with them as they […]

UWGB group collecting for Slovakia’s needy

A group of 30 students, including 19 nurses who are completing their Public Health Certification, along with UW-Green Bay faculty members Illene Cupit, Sarah Meredith Livingston and Janet Reilly, will be traveling abroad to Slovakia this summer. It’s a Study Abroad interdisciplinary service-learning trip (Health and Social Justice in Slovakia). The nation is rich in […]

More ‘Phactoids’: London, corn tent, recycling

The countdown to our 50th anniversary continues. New since our last edition of the Log: • A large contingent of UW-Green Bay students — more than 100 juniors and seniors, which back then was close to 5 percent of the student body — spent January 1970 in London with the new university’s first overseas study […]

UW-Green Bay International Education and Study Abroad have banner years

They are UW-Green Bay’s ambassadors to the far reaches of the world. A record 229 UWGB students traveled to 30 locations outside the United States in 2014-15. The most popular destinations — Cuernavaca, Mexico, Spain, Italy and South Africa. And 2015-16 enrollment numbers are just as promising. UWGB’s Office of International Education (OIE) also helped […]

Phoenix in Glasgow

Our friends in the International Education Office have started a tradition of providing stuffed Phlash Phoenix toys to UW-Green Bay students traveling for study-abroad programs, and then inviting them to document their travels in photos. These snapshots of the wee bird come from Heather Lindahl, a student currently studying in Glascow, Scotland. Click thumbnails to […]

Know a student who’d benefit from an out-of-country experience?

The Fall 2013 Study Abroad Fair is set for 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday (Sept. 17) in Phoenix Room C in the Union. Study-abroad advisers and program representatives will be on site to answer questions and assist students in learning about more than 200 domestic and international study programs available, from short-term travel to […]

World of ice cream helps International Education recruit potential travelers

One of the tastiest welcome-back events to open fall semester 2013 involved the Office of International Education and free ice cream sundaes. Last week’s “Get the Scoop on Study Abroad” event served sundaes to 185 students interested in education abroad, while staff members addressed questions regarding overseas study experiences. Students chose from among eight flavors […]

Great Scot(land)! OIE, Scottish universities to offer study abroad info Oct. 9

UW-Green Bay has partnered with the Universities of Stirling, Aberdeen and Glasgow to provide students with semester-long opportunities to study in Scotland. Representatives from the Scottish universities and the Office of International Education will be stationed outside of the Phoenix Bookstore from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuesday (Oct. 9) to provide additional information and answer questions.

An update from Italy, with a picture or two

Prof. Christine Style of Arts and Visual Design reports back that, midway through their study-abroad experience in Italy, the UW-Green Bay delegation of students, faculty and staff members is having a wonderful (and enlightening) time. Their headquarters are in the heart of the old city of Florence but trips to Rome, Venice and the seaside […]