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OCTOBER 2017

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Plan


Upcoming Deadlines: 

Study Abroad Spring Affiliate/Spring Break Faculty-Led App.: November 1st
Office for Global Engagement Spring/Spring Break Scholarship App.: November 1st
FLAS Scholarship: January 26th
Boren Scholarship: January 31st

Our office offers walk-in consultations from 9-4!
Stop by for any questions you may have on these.

Jordan

Considering studying abroad this spring? Check out these affordable options offered through CIEE

Spring:
Dominican Republic: https://www.ciee.org/go-abroad/college-study-abroad/programs/dominican-republic/santiago-de-los-caballeros/language-cultureM
Mexico:https://www.ciee.org/go-abroad/college-study-abroad/programs/mexico/guanajuato/liberal-arts

Summer:
Multiple Locations: 
https://www.ciee.org/go-abroad/college-study-abroad/programs?program_term=Summer+2018&program_term_hidden=Summer+2018

Diversity Abroad & CISI Planning Scholarship (November 17th): https://www.diversityabroad.com/partner/diversity-abroad/scholarships?scholarship=diversity-abroad-cisi-planning-scholarship

 

-Upcoming Events-
Info Sessions

What? Gilman and Boren Scholarships
When?  Thursday, October 5, 4:30-5:00pm
Where? Union 323
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What? Office for Global Engagement Scholarships
When? Thursday, October 5, 4:00-4:30pm
Where? Union 323
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Join our Webinar Information Sessions on OGE Scholarships
Wednesday, October 18th, 4:00-4:30pm & Monday, October 30, 4:00-4:30pm
Email: learningabroad@utah.edu to RSVP

 

While Abroad

Most of our Fall 2017 programs are well underway, and our students are hard at work! McKenzie Madsen is in Oslo, Norway studying at BI Norwegian Business School

If you'd like to have your pictures featured in our newsletters, or social media accounts, be sure to tag #utahabroad. Also, read about how to become a Utah Abroad Blogger and join our virtual community!

Oslo, Norway

 

Integrate


Common Challenges for Returned Students:

 1. Boredom
2. "No One Wants to Hear"
3. They Can't Explain
4. Reverse "Homesickness"
5. Relationships Have Changed
6. People see the "Wrong" Changes
7. People Misunderstand
8. Feelings of Alienation/Critical Eyes
9. Inability to Apply New Knowledge and Skills
10. Loss/Compartmentalization of Experience

Click on the Welcome Home 101 Resource Booklet for more tips and information!

 

Graduate School Fair


Careers in Foreign Services Seminar

"Co-sponsored by Master of Science in International Affairs and Global Enterprise Program at the University of Utah" Enjoy pizza and politics in the Hinckley Caucus Room (Building 73, Room 11) on Monday, October 30th from 12:00pm-1:00pm. 

MUSE Casual Fridays

"Each Friday from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m., MUSE hosts students for free coffee, cocoa, and bagels. Bring your friends along to have breakfast, pick up a free coffee mug, hear about upcoming MUSE events, and connect with professors, and meet new people." Located in the Sill Center. 

Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP)

"UROP provides assistantships up to $1,200 for students who assist with a faculty member’s research or creative project, or who carryout a project of their own under the supervision of a faculty member. Students may apply for an assistantship any semester and may be eligible for a one-semester renewal. UROP awardees are hired by the Office of Undergraduate Research and are paid $10.00 per hour for up to 120 hours of work during the semester." For more information click HERE

Meet U.S. Department of State Foreign Service Officer

and

Diplomat In Residence (DIR), Stewart Devine

Stewart Devine           Stewart Devine Info

New Changes to the Global U Program!


Thank you for everyone who attended and volunteered at our Global U Expo this year!

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“One’s destination is never a place, but a new way of seeing things.”

 

― Henry Miller

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Last Updated: 10/26/17