Announcing a New Name- Global Opportunities
To reflect our expanding program offerings and mission, the Office of Education Abroad has recently changed its name to The Office of Global Opportunities.
Our newly expanded offerings include programs in the United States. These, along with the extensive array of study abroad programs, provide students with a greater variety of opportunities to have unique academic experiences. Adding domestic programs to the office’s portfolio will increase diversity in the types of experiences available to students and help us fulfill our mission of facilitating students' experiencing the world. Click here to check out current domestic program offerings.
The Office of Global Opportunities will continue to offer walk in advising Monday-Friday, 1pm-4pm. Whether students are looking for a study abroad program or a domestic opportunity, the office will be a resource when choosing and preparing for study abroad or an off-campus experience.
NEW: Global Opportunities 101 Sessions
Your first step to planning your experience! You only need to come to one 30-40 minute session to get all the tools you need to start planning your international or off-campus experience. Get your basic questions answered and learn how to start planning for your semester, summer, winter break or spring break program!
Global Opportunities 101 sessions are held each week throughout the semester in Walter International Education Center. Sessions start on the hour, students who arrive late will be asked to attend a different session.
Program Spotlight: Food in Sicily (Summer 2015)
Cheesecake, cannoli and wine, Oh my! Spend your Maymester feasting your eyes and appetites on the beauty and gastronomy of the Mediterranean's largest island, Sicily, Italy. Students will take 2 courses, including an option for a Junior Composition Course, to earn 6 credits. For more information click here.
Recommended Pre-Departure Course: INST 1001 "Cross-Cultural Preparation for Study Abroad" is open to students studying abroad on summer, fall or academic year OGO or IEP programs. First day of class is 3/9/2015. Read more...
International Photography Contest 2014 - Winners Announced!
The winners for this year's International Photography contest have been announced. You can check out the full list of winners here!