Tag: travel course

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 […]

Travel course proposals due April 1

A reminder that travel course proposals for January 2018 programs are due to the academic deans by April 1. Find more information and a link to the proposal application on the Office of International Education (OIE) faculty website. Please contact Jemma Lund (Study Abroad Coordinator) at lundj@uwgb.edu or 920-465-2413 (or stop in the OIE- Cofrin Library […]

Reminder: Proposals due April 1 for travel course leaders in January 2018

A reminder to all faculty who are interested in leading a travel course in January 2018 — proposals are due to your dean on April 1, 2017. Links to the proposal download and other information can be found on the Office of International Education website. For questions, contact Jemma Lund (Study Abroad Coordinator) at lundj@uwgb.edu or […]

Travel tip: Course provides trip inside human body

It was a return trip for UW-Green Bay Human Biology professors Amanda Nelson and Donna Ritch, but a whole new world for 17 UWGB Human Biology and Bellin College of Nursing students. The group recently returned home from a summer travel course to Guben, Germany, and a chance to work with world-renowned German anatomist Gunther […]

Seventeen UWGB students get Plastinarium experience in Germany

Human Biology Profs. Donna Ritch and Amanda Nelson guided a group of 17 UW-Green Bay students on a study tour of Germany recently including a week at the famous “Plastinarium” in the city of Guben. (The Plastinarium is the place that produces the BodyWorks exhibit familiar to American museum-goers, made possible by techniques engineered there […]

Photos from Florence

Music Prof. Sarah Meredith Livingston led a travel course March 13-22 titled “VOCALISSIMO: Tones of Florence.” Nine singers presented a concert of American music theater and opera arias on Thursday, March 19, at the Duomo Auditorium, a performing venue built by the DelBianco Foundation. The performers included two UWGB alumni, Kerry Kuplic, assistant professor at Dodge […]

Gallery: Students work with ostracized Roma during Slovakia travel course

A dozen UW-Green Bay students took part in a life-changing travel course this summer, working to bring improved health and critical education to the ostracized Roma people of Slovakia. Eight Nursing practicum students and four Women’s and Gender Studies students made the trek with Associate Prof. Janet Reilly and Prof. Sarah Meredith Livingston. They worked […]

New video: Travel course students bug out in Panama forest

Students and staff at the Institute for Tropical Ecology and Conservation (ITEC) in Panama have put together a video documenting part of UW-Green Bay’s travel course that took place there in January. The four-minute video, posted to ITEC’s Facebook page, documents UW-Green Bay Prof. Mike Draney and class conducting a rapid assessment survey of insect, […]