Tag: study abroad

Summer 2020 faculty-led travel course proposals due to deans by Tuesday, Oct. 1

Faculty, summer 2020 faculty-led travel course proposals are due to your academic dean by Tuesday, Oct. 1. The link to the proposal form and additional information can be found here. Late applications can be accepted, but please contact the Office of International Education. Leading a travel course is a great way to connect with students, teach a […]

Reminder: Office of International Education staff would like to visit your classroom

This is a reminder the Office of International Education would like to talk to your class about study abroad. Meetings are only 5-10 minutes (or another length if desired) and cover any specific topics your students may be interested in. The schedule will be finalized this week. If you are interested in a presentation, please […]

Students studying abroad meet Nobel Peace Prize winner

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Students on a faculty-led travel course in Poland, lead by Associate Prof. Heidi Sherman (Humanities) and Asst. Director for Study Abroad Jemma Lund, had the opportunity to meet Lech Wałęsa. Wałęsa is a Nobel Peace Prize recipient and he co-founded and headed the Soviet bloc’s first independent trade union, Solidarity. He was also the president of Poland from […]

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 […]

Reminder: Winter 2020 faculty-led travel course proposals due Monday (April 1)

Winter 2020 faculty-led travel course proposals are due to your Dean by Monday, April 1, 2019. The proposal form and additional information can be found here. Late applications can be accepted, please contact the Office of International Education (OIE). Leading a travel course is a great way to connect with students, teach a unique course and […]

Reminder: Winter 2020 faculty-led travel course proposals due by Monday, April 1

Winter 2020 faculty-led travel course proposals are due to your dean by Monday, April 1, 2019. Leading a travel course is a great way to connect with students, teach a unique course and travel! The Office of International Education can assist with planning, connections and other logistics for your program. If you are interested in leading […]

Office of International Education photo contest winners

UW-Green Bay’s Office of International Education has announced the winners in each category for its annual Study Abroad Photo Contest: People and Culture Libbie Gerondale | Bailarines | Cuernavaca, Mexico Buildings and Monuments (tie) Hayden Boson | Chateau de Chenonceau | Chenonceaux, France Jesse Rehn | Mont Saint Michel | Mont Saint Michel, France Scenery […]

Reminder: Classroom visits about study abroad opportunities available

Classroom visit reminder! This is a reminder to please contact Jemma Lund via email at lundj@uwgb.edu in the Office of International Education (OIE) if you are interested in a brief classroom visit about study abroad opportunities. The OIE is able to schedule a visit anytime during the semester.