Celebrating 50 years of the Peace Corps!
April 4, 2011
Join the International Programs Center for a presentation by a Peace Corps recruitment representative, faculty/staff panel, and reception in celebration of the 50th year anniversary of the Peace Corps. More information here.
Q&A with Michael Tuso, former study abroad student Michael's experience highlights the importance of immersion programs in learning a foreign language. Read his responses from our interview with him in Student Highlights.
Focus on Fulbright Scholar, Sami Yli-Piipari From the University of Jyvaskyla in Finland, Sami is conducting research with UNCG's Department of Kinesiology and has been here since June. Read more about his time as a Fulbright in Vistors & Scholars.
Dr. Susan Buck attends Conference in India In January, Dr. Buck, Associate Professor of Political Science, attended the 13th International Association for the Study of the Commons (IASC) Biennial Conference in Hyderabad, India with assistance from IPC’s Kohler fund. See Faculty Corner.
ACE Internationalization Update
The Virtual Classroom Dr. Jonathan Tudge leads the first virtual class between UNCG and University of Oulu students. Read the full story in Special Programs.
Academic Achievement Awards A total of 151 international degree-seeking students were awarded for a 3.5 or higher GPA for fall 2010. Check out the complete list in International Students.
IPC Community Garden Update The first seeds have been sown in the IPC garden as UNCG looks forward to becoming a carbon-neutral campus. See Faculty & Staff.
INTERLINK: Planting a Garden
Getting WISE IPC staff and faculty attended this year's Workshop on Intercultural Skills Enhancement. Read more in Faculty & Staff.
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