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Global experience fair provides a world view

October 7, 2016

Despite the thunder rumbling and rain pouring over campus last Wednesday, Sept. 21, the Hamilton Room in the University Center buzzed with activity all afternoon as students learned about global possibilities. Once...

‘Pray for Paris:’ UW-Whitewater students gather in solidarity for Paris, other nations

November 17, 2015

By Kimberly Wethal Nov. 18, 2015   The UW-W campus mourned those who were impacted in the Paris terrorist attacks on Nov. 13 during the Peace for Paris event in Hyland Hall on Monday. While...

Global Experience Fair offers students ways to travel, play, study

Freshman Zach Galvin talks to an exhibitor about pursuing an education abroad. The Global Experience featured 55 exhibitors along the Wyman Mall between Hyland Hall and the University Center. Photo by Zach Ewoldt.
September 23, 2015

By Emily Lepkowski Sept. 22, 2015 The idea of traveling off home soil can be daunting for students who don’t travel often or have never been out of the country. Dan Colleran, experience coordinator...

International diversity displayed at dinner event

Larger than Life
February 19, 2014

  Feb. 19, 2014 by Haley Beets   If your Friday night could use extra culture, the International Student Association (ISA) is happy to oblige. The ISA’s annual International Dinner...

Students enter international photo contest

Andre Ferrella
February 5, 2014

Feb. 5, 2014 By Emma Cunningham   After returning home from traveling abroad, UW-Whitewater students were given the opportunity to enter photos from their travels into the university’s...

Funding limits global education

January 22, 2014

Jan. 22, 2014 By Alexandria Zamecnik   Faculty, staff and university administration gathered on Jan. 13 for the first forum of International Education to discuss the future of its study abroad...

Global Education opens door to study abroad opportunities

Global Education opens door to study abroad opportunities
December 11, 2013

Dec. 11, 2013 By Thomas Zimmer For years, students have pushed their education beyond the classroom to gain the intangible skills necessary to survive in the working world.  The Center for Global...

Global Café series continues at Andersen Library

November 19, 2013

Nov. 19, 2013 By Allyson Karnowski   Andersen Library is regularly home to those who have their noses buried in a mountain of books, but some Wednesdays, a handful of students gather to...

Someone to rely on

Fagan (left) and Rasmussen
September 17, 2013

International students have peer mentors they can count on to help adjust to life in America, learn the school system and more   By Amanda Ong It was a beautiful Wednesday afternoon. The...

International Education Week celebrates ‘common ground’

International Education Week celebrates 'common ground'
February 27, 2013

  Students who are interested in studying abroad or want to celebrate international diversity can partake in International Education Week from Feb. 25 to March 1. The Center for Global Education...

Expanding students’ horizons

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February 13, 2013

  The Center for Global Education is hosting International Education Week from Feb. 22 to March 1, filled with numerous events to encourage students to branch out. Students will learn about diversity,...

Information offered for students looking to study abroad

November 28, 2012

  Every year, the Center for Global Education sends approximately 250 students abroad, according to Director Candace Chenoweth. Chenoweth said each of those students will meet with an adviser...

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