Tag: study abroad

Send students to the Fall Study Abroad Fair on Thursday (Nov. 1)

The Fall Study Abroad Fair will be taking place on Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. in Phoenix Rooms B and C, University Union, Green Bay Campus. Students will have the opportunity to learn about all of the domestic and international study programs available. Study abroad advisors […]

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 […]

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 […]

Photos Abroad: Office of International Education announces winners

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The Office of International Education has a great way to tell the story of traveling abroad — a photo contest. Members of the campus had an opportunity to vote on their favorites. The winners are as follows: People and portraits: First: Marina Pavon Second: Jesse Rehn Nature and Landscapes: First: Haley Stevenson Second: Haley Falcon […]

Student Teaching with a Side of Culture

Brooke Soto (middle) has little trouble convincing her class in Berlin, Germany to pose for a photo.

When the grade point average is met and the coursework is complete, there is one last step an Education major needs to take before earning a teaching license: practical teaching experience. Some might choose to stay around Northeast Wisconsin. Some return to their hometowns. But UW-Green Bay’s Professional Program in Education encourages its students to […]

UW-Green Bay students and faculty take journey to Germany and inside the human body

UW-Green Bay Associate Dean Amanda Nelson and Associate Prof. Uwe Pott (Human Biology) guided a team of 18 students in the pre-health professions to Poland and Germany with a four-day workshop at the famous Plastinarium in Guben, Germany. The Plastinarium is the home of the “Body Worlds” exhibits — a scientific method of preserving tissue […]

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 […]

Study abroad students bring ‘Mannequin Challenge’ to South Africa

University of Wisconsin-Green Bay study abroad students with Prof. Georjeanna Wilson-Doenges had the privilege of hanging out with the kids at Maranatha Child and Youth Care Centre in South Africa where they participated in the mannequin challenge at the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University. Watch the video here.