Stories tagged with: Office of Global Affairs and International Studies

Fulbright Humphrey Fellows to visit OHIO for Professional Enhancement Workshop on climate change

March 19, 2024 Ohio University will host 12 Hubert H. Humphrey Fellows for a Professional Enhancement Workshop focused on climate change from March 25-29,

The 2024 International Street Fair/International Week to celebrate “Connecting Hearts Across Borders” in April

March 5, 2024 The International Student Union is delighted to present International Week from April 1-7, featuring many familiar favorite events, including the International Street Fair.

International student outreach makes a world of difference in local schools

February 16, 2024 OHIO international students bring the world to Southeast Ohio through cultural outreach to students across the region.

47th Miura Visiting Professor shares cross-cultural research efforts to reduce retail waste

January 8, 2024 When asked to use one word to describe his experience as the 2023 Kohei Miura visiting professor with Chubu University, Jacob Lee Hiler, Ph.D., said it would be “tomodachi” (the Japanese word for “friends”).

Call for applications for 47th Kohei Miura Visiting Professorship at Chubu University

January 8, 2024 Ohio University’s Chubu University Relations Committee is now accepting applications for the 47th Kohei Miura Visiting Professorship, named in honor of the founder of Chubu University. 

Koshal Lecture Series supports speaking engagements to promote global understanding of India

November 14, 2023 Funding to promote global understanding of Indian culture is available to the OHIO community through the Professors Rajindar and Manjulika Koshal Lecture Series Endowment support fund.

Celebrating 50 years of cross-cultural exchange between OHIO and Chubu University

November 7, 2023 OHIO’s 50-year partnership with Chubu stands as a shining example of academic collaboration and mutual growth, setting the stage for continued cross-cultural understanding and the enrichment of both.

The Global Mobility Committee seeks study abroad/away proposals

March 28, 2023 The Global Mobility Committee (GMC) seeks proposals from faculty and staff on all Ohio University campuses who are interested in contributing to student mobility. 

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International Week, Street Fair return, vendor registration open

March 15, 2023 The International Street Fair will be hosted by International Student Union on Saturday, April 8, 2023.

Kehinde Moyosola Ositimehin followed her heart to OHIO, fisheries and water quality

December 10, 2022 Kehinde Moyosola Ositimehin follows her interests, even when they take her to places she doesn’t expect.

Jennifer Nisevich awarded the Leo Dowling Award of Excellence

December 3, 2022 Jennifer Nisevich, associate director for the International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) office at Ohio University, was recently awarded the Leo Dowling Award of Excellence.

Fall Grad Spotlight: Angelah Bor

November 21, 2022 Angela Bor comes from Kenya and has served as a graduate assistant while earning her master’s degree in international studies from OHIO’s Center for International Studies where she specialized in African Studies. 

Deadline for faculty-led study abroad and away proposals is Dec. 1

November 19, 2022 The proposal deadline for credit-bearing study abroad and away programs designed to take place winter break, spring break and spring semester of the 2023-24 and 2024-25 academic years is Dec. 1, 2022.

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Communication and Development Studies program celebrates 35 years

November 7, 2022 The Communication and Development Studies program is marking its 35th anniversary this fall with a two-day conference and celebration on Nov. 14-15 on Ohio University’s Athens campus.

OHIO to celebrate 2022 International Education Week Nov. 14-18

November 7, 2022 This annual celebration seeks to champion the excellence of Ohio University’s global engagement through education, research, teaching and experiential learning.