Articles in the Study Abroad Category
Internships, Scholarships/Awards, Study Abroad »
A variety of internship and scholarship opportunities are available through the United Negro College Fund for students with African American, Hispanic, Asian American, American Indian, Alaskan Native, Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander heritage. See the UNCF Special Programs webpage.
Here’s an example:
Institute for International Public Policy
Aim of the project:
The Institute enhances US national security and global competitiveness by promoting excellence, international service, and awareness among a broader, more representative cross-section of the American citizenry. We prepare a cadre of well-trained, language proficient minority young people to compete in the global …
Academic Advising, Other Stuff, Study Abroad »
Thinking about studying abroad? Ready for a change of scenery? Want to see the world?
The GT Study Abroad Fair will be held **Thursday, October 13, 2011** from 10 am to 2 pm in the Student Center Ballroom.
Come learn about study abroad programs for ALL majors at the Study Abroad Fair.
We’ll have tons of free giveaways–scan your buzzcard at the door and possibly win a Nook!
Europe? Asia? India? Africa? Where in the world do you want to go?
100 programs: just pick one already!
No money, no problem: 50% of …
Georgia Tech, Study Abroad »
The deadline to apply for most Spring semester exchange programs is September 1 or October 1
For details, see http://www.oie.gatech.edu/sa/basics/documents/ApplicationInstructions_Exchange.pdf.
Study Abroad Open Houses – Meet advisors, learn about programs, and enjoy free pizza!
Savant 211, 11 AM – 1 PM
Thursday, September 1
Tuesday, September 6
Come eat free pizza and learn about studying abroad in Australia & New Zealand on the upcoming Spring 2012 Pacific Program! Check the website (www.pacific.gatech.edu) for more details:
Thursday, September 8th, 11:00-12:00 (D.M.Smith 208)
Tuesday, September 20th, 5:30-6:30 (Klauss 1116 East)
Tuesday, October 4th, 11:00-12:00 (D.M.Smith 208)
Study Abroad »
*NEW*: Georgia Tech Work Abroad Program is pleased to introduce the $500 Georgia Tech Center for International Business and Educational Research (GT CIBER) Work Abroad Program Award given to individuals who will be working abroad in fall 2010, spring 2011 or summer 2011.
Academic Majors: Management; Economics; Economics and International Affairs; Global Economics and Modern Languages; History, Technology and Society; International Affairs; Public Policy; Science, Technology and Culture; International Affairs and Modern Language
Deadlines: March 12, 2011 (Spring 2011 work abroad students positions); July 15, 2011 (summer 2011 work abroad students positions).
Georgia Tech, Internships, Study Abroad »
Enter the Annual GT Department of Professional Development Workplace Photo & Video Contest.
PHOTO CONTEST RULES: Have a photo taken of you at your work location. Be as creative and original as possible! Consider including your project, your lab, your plant, your colleagues or anything else that will visually show what your internship or work abroad experience is all about! Photos can be from the Fall 2009; Spring 2010; or Summer 2010 work term. Email submissions to Ed Hamilton at firstname.lastname@example.org by August 20, 2010
VIDEO CONTEST RULES: Create a one …
Internships, Study Abroad »
This year there are several Fulbright special awards in public policy and international relations that may interest some of you. Attached is a list and a “To Do” set of instructions on how to begin the process. This is an amazing opportunity for interested policy majors. A student (not a PUBP major) who has worked with Prof. Hans Klein on internet policy issues received a Fulbright this year to study and work in Cyprus on issues related to the internet and democracy.
June 8, 11:00, there will be …
Public Policy, School Happenings, Study Abroad »
A Pittsburgh-based optical device company named II-VI (for the parts of the periodic table including some particular elements) expanded to Singapore in the 1990s to find low-cost and well-educated workers. Since then, through organic growth and acquisitions, it has grown to more than 6,000 workers with operations in 17 countries. It has a production facility in the outskirts of Saigon in the Vietnam-Singapore Industrial Park, which is now home to about 165 companies and 60,000 workers.
The INNOVATE delegates visited the industrial park and …