Tag: International Education

UW-Green Bay welcomes U.S. Department of State Global UGRAD-Pakistan students

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UW-Green Bay is pleased to welcome new international students Tasneem, Asavir, Fiha and Dheraj (last names withheld upon request) to UW-Green Bay as part of the U.S. Department of State’s Global Undergraduate Exchange Program in Pakistan (Global UGRAD-Pakistan). The Global UGRAD-Pakistan program, which places participants at U.S. colleges and universities for one semester of non-degree […]

UW-Green Bay international students welcomed to Titletown with football practice | wearegreenbay.com

International students from 14 different countries joined together for the first time this school year on the UW-Green Bay campus. “One of the first things we like to do is welcome them to the Green Bay community,” Kristy Aoki, Asistant Director of International Student Scholar Services at UW-Green Bay said. “One of the biggest things […]

Office of International Education looking for Phoenix Friendship Families

The Office of International Education is seeking faculty and staff who are willing to serve as Phoenix Friendship Families for new international exchange students. The goal of this program is to help new students with their transition to life at UWGB and get to know more about our community.  Single person and multiple person families […]

UW-Green Bay student Alexander Alberts selected as a Study Abroad Ambassador for the German government

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UW-Green Bay student Alexander Alberts (Accounting, Business Administration and German), has been selected as one of the German Academic Exchange Service Young Ambassadors for the 2019-2020 academic year. The Green Bay-area native (Ashwaubenon) is currently attending a workshop in New York to prepare, working on public speaking and methods to motivate students to study abroad […]

Nearly 60 students abroad this summer

This summer, nearly 60 UW-Green Bay students will study abroad in eight countries. Summer 2019 programs include six faculty-led courses in England, France, Italy, Ireland, Poland and Spain and three interim programs, allowing individual students to take classes in Germany, Scotland or Spain. The program with the highest number of UW-Green Bay students abroad this summer […]

Spring semester success in Social Work: International collaboration with University of Gothenburg in Sweden

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The Social Work Professional Programs and the College of Health, Education & Social Welfare (CHESW) proudly hosted guests from the University of Gothenburg, Sweden’s Social Work Department to explore international student and faculty exchanges between UW-Green Bay and the University of Gothenburg’s International Master’s in Social Work and Human Rights. This effort builds upon the […]

Inclusive Excellence: International Student Panel on Friday, April 19

Please join Inclusive Excellence for a panel and small group discussion with some UW-Green Bay international students. The event is this Friday, April 19, 2019 at 1:30 p.m. in CL 102 (by the Cofrin Library elevators). Meet students, ask questions about their experience here, and make connections!  If you have any questions please contact the […]

Danielle Clarizio to receive the Hong Rost Memorial Award

Congratulations to Danielle Clarizio, director of International Student Programs at the Marinette Campus. The Wisconsin Association of International Educators selected Clarizio to receive the 2019 Hong Rost Memorial Award for Innovation in International Education Student Service. She will be officially presented with the award, Friday, April 12 in Madison. The award is presented for innovation […]

Insight from an UW-Green Bay international student

Elke van der Werff, is a senior political science major from the Netherlands. She also works in UW-Green Bay’s Office of International Education. She has been studying at UW-Green Bay for three semesters, and she took some time to share five things she has found surprising about Green Bay, Wisconsin and the United States. “Every day […]

Photos: UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus Orientation

UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus had a successful orientation opportunity for students last week, with UW-Green Bay Dean Chuck Rybak serving as the featured speaker. Rybak’s speech focused on “following your passion” while making the most of the college experience. Activities for the week focused on student involvement, campus connections and becoming a successful member of […]