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Dories Selected as NAFSA Trainer Corps Member

Jessica Dories, assistant director: International and Scholar Services, will serve in the National Association of Foreign Student Advisors Trainer Corps for a three-year term. 

Posted on 7/20/2016 2:42:11 PM

Kansai Gaidai University Visits IUP

On May 4, 2016, a delegation from Kansai Gaidai University, in Osaka, Japan, visited IUP in the hopes of strengthening and expanding the ongoing relationship between the two universities.

Posted on 7/14/2016 1:54:34 PM

IUP Engages in EducationUSA Sub-Saharan Regional Forum

Michele Petrucci, associate vice president for International Education and Global Engagement, and Yaw Asamoah, dean of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences, participated in the U.S. Department of State’s conference dedicated to Sub-Saharan Africa and U.S. Higher Education held in Accra, Ghana.

Posted on 3/25/2016 4:20:42 PM

“I on the World: Languages”

The Office of International Education invites everyone to the HUB Atrium on Tuesday, March 15, for “I on the World: Languages,” with information about studying abroad and a celebration of the diverse languages and cultures of the world from students and faculty at IUP.

Posted on 2/15/2016 4:13:51 PM

Where Will You Go...To Study Abroad?

Come talk with current IUP students that have recently returned from a study abroad experience and international exchange students from a university you could attend.

Posted on 2/15/2016 3:32:46 PM

Hibsman Selected for Korea Visiting Scholar Program

The IUP Office of International Education is proud to announce that Tim Hibsman of the English Department was selected to participate in the Visiting Scholar Program at Kyungpook National University in summer 2016.

Posted on 2/1/2016 10:53:38 AM

Archer, Buckwalter, Petrucci, and Saeva Present at Study Abroad Returnee Conference

Emma Archer, Chad Buckwalter, Michele Petrucci, and Zach Saeva were presenters at the Back Home Again: Inaugural Conference for College and University Students, which took place at the University of Pittsburgh on November 14, 2015.

Posted on 11/20/2015 8:15:34 AM

International Tea Time and Fashion Show

The Office of International Education invites everyone to come experience culture, food and fashion from around the world. Tuesday, October 20, 2015 International Tea Time 11 00 a.m. 1 00 p.m., HUB

Posted on 10/16/2015 10:03:49 AM

IUP Welcomes Visiting Scholars from Hebei University

IUP welcomed the third cohort of visiting scholars from Hebei University with a reception on September 10, 2015, hosted by the president, the provost and the Office of International Education.

Posted on 9/18/2015 1:29:06 PM

Tree Dedication Ceremony for Christina Arroyo

A tree dedication for Christina Arroyo will be held Tuesday, May 5, 2015, at 12:05 p.m. in the Oak Grove near the Library steps. All are welcome to come and celebrate the life of our friend and colleague, who passed away in March.

Posted on 4/29/2015 1:42:21 PM

Welcome IUP’s New Director of International Recruitment and Partnerships

The Office of International Education welcomes a new staff member to our office, Derrick Alex, director of International Recruitment and Partnerships.

Posted on 4/17/2015 1:31:09 PM

Donations for Tree in Memory of Christina Arroyo

The IUP Office of International Education is coordinating donations to purchase and dedicate a tree in the Oak Grove in celebration of the life of our friend and colleague, Christina Arroyo, who passed away in late March.

Posted on 4/13/2015 3:56:26 PM

Future Students Visit IUP

Sixty-three Chinese high school students visited IUP on February 16 as part of a winter camp that allowed them to attend high school classes, visit Washington, D.C., and tour local universities.

Posted on 2/27/2015 9:15:26 AM

Global Citizen: My Lessons From Abroad

The Office of International Education is proud to invite Aaron Bruce to campus on Monday, March 2, for a full day of workshops and programs highlighting globalization and diversity, including the Six O’Clock Series event “Keep it Global!”

Posted on 2/24/2015 4:31:01 PM

Hong From Korea University–Sejong Visits IUP

Sukkyung Hong from Korea University–Sejong (KU) visited the IUP campus on February 11, 2015, presenting programs to faculty and students from the Eberly College and the Cook Honors College about the many opportunities that exist for both graduate and undergraduate students to study at KU.

Posted on 2/23/2015 4:26:10 PM

Halchak Selected to Review National Critical Language Scholarship Applications

Jessica Halchak, Office of International Education: Education Abroad, will serve as a reviewer for the national Critical Language Scholarship. Students selected will receive a fully funded overseas language and cultural immersion program.

Posted on 2/11/2015 8:52:39 AM

Petrucci Serves Again on IREX Tunisia Screening Committee

Michele Petrucci, Office of International Education, was appointed for a second consecutive year to serve as a selection panelist for the Thomas Jefferson Scholarship Program for Tunisian Undergraduates.

Posted on 1/23/2015 1:53:14 PM

Petrucci Presents at Association of International Educators Conferences

In 2014, Michele Petrucci presented at the NAFSA: Association of International Educators annual conference and at the NAFSA: Association of International Educators Conference (Region VIII).

Posted on 1/23/2015 1:52:15 PM

Education Abroad Fair: October 22 at the HUB

IUP students, staff, and faculty are encouraged to stop by the HUB Atrium between noon and 3:00 p.m. to discover all of the exciting education opportunities available for students to take advantage of while earning credits toward their IUP degree abroad.

Posted on 10/17/2014 11:43:16 AM

IUP Faculty to Teach in Sichuan International Summer Program

The IUP Office of International Education announces that six of its faculty members have been chosen to teach in the Sichuan International Summer Program in Chengdu, China, June–July 2014.

Posted on 4/23/2014 10:08:32 AM

Join Us for International Lunch Hour: April 16

The Office of International Education will host an International Lunch Hour on Wednesday, April 16, featuring Hassnaa Hassan’s photography exhibit “Unleashed Eyes,” and Mona Albalawi’s artwork, “Living Abroad: The Adventures of a Saudi Woman.”

Posted on 4/15/2014 9:25:52 AM

Foreign Film Series, “Hannah Arendt”

The award-winning “Hannah Arendt” will be shown twice on Sunday, March 30, in McVitty Auditorium, Sprowls Hall.

Posted on 3/26/2014 9:43:49 AM

International Lunch Hour, Wednesday, February 26

Hosted by the Office of International Education, the International Lunch Hour is open to all members of the university as well as the greater Indiana community. Crimson Event Center in Folger Hall, noon to 1:30 p.m.

Posted on 2/25/2014 10:32:49 AM

Study Abroad Presentations for Your Classes

Anyone interested in having the Study Abroad advisor come to present study abroad opportunities to their class, or to a student group that they advise, is encouraged to request a presentation.

Posted on 1/28/2014 9:59:05 AM

Petrucci Reappointed to Serve on Fulbright National Screening Committee

Michele Petrucci, Office of International Education, has been reappointed for a third year to serve on the Fulbright National Screening Committee to review applications for the Fulbright International Education Administrator programs in Japan and Korea.

Posted on 12/18/2013 9:44:44 AM

Petrucci Selected by Institute of International Education for Mynamar Pilot Program

Michele Petrucci, assistant vice president for International Education and Global Engagement, has been selected by the Institute of International Education to serve as a mentor in its pilot course, Connecting with the World: International Relations at Higher Education Institutions.

Posted on 12/2/2013 10:05:20 AM

Siswanto Visits IUP

Muliawati Siswanto, vice rector of Cooperations at Universitas Multimedia Nusantara in Indonesia, visited IUP on October 22–23, 2013.

Posted on 11/4/2013 10:04:44 AM

2013 U.S Citizenship Naturalization Ceremony

IUP will host a U.S Citizenship Naturalization Ceremony on Friday, October 25, at the KCAC. This event is open to the public.

Posted on 10/23/2013 10:40:48 AM

IUP Hosts Japanese Delegation

The IUP Office of International Education hosted Hiroshi Suga, Chikashi Deguchi, and Eliichi Kai from the Unviersity of Miyazaki in Japan. IUP is currently working on a new relationship with this university.

Posted on 8/26/2013 9:20:51 AM

Petrucci to Serve on Fulbright National Screening Committee for Second Year

Michele Petrucci, Office of International Education, has been appointed to screen applications for the Fulbright International Education Administrator programs in both Japan and Korea.

Posted on 11/14/2012 11:54:42 AM

Halchak Presents on Developing Sustainable Initiatives

Jessica Halchak, (IUP assistant director: Study Abroad), co-presented “Understanding Collaboration to Develop Sustainable Initiatives” at the Terra Dotta annual conference, April 18–20 in Charlotte, N.C.

Posted on 4/23/2012 10:03:35 AM

IUP Represented at State System International Education Summit

IUP faculty and staff represented IUP at the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education International Education Summit on November 4, 2011.

Posted on 12/13/2011 4:08:46 PM

Petrucci to Serve on Fulbright National Screening Committee

Michele Petrucci, Office of International Education, has been appointed to serve on the Fulbright National Screening Committee for the 2012 International Education Administrator Fulbright Programs in both Japan and Korea.

Posted on 12/7/2011 8:49:23 AM

Blogs from Abroad

Following along as two IUP students experience new cultures far away from home. Daniel Critics is currently in Botswana and Sarah Flewelling is getting ready to depart for a year in Japan.

Posted on 8/17/2009 3:38:32 PM

International Education Officers Present at NAFSA Conference

Members of the IUP Office of International Education—Director Michele Petrucci, Ph.D., International Student Advisor Jessica Dories, and J-1 Advisor Tracy Anderson—recently attended the annual NAFSA (Association of International Educators) conference in Los Angeles, Calif.

Posted on 7/2/2009 11:51:38 AM

Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship Recipient Named

The IUP Office of International Education congratulates IUP student Daniel Spratt, who has been awarded the Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship. Dan will be studying in Shanghai, China, on an IUP reciprocal exchange for the 2009–2010 academic year.

Posted on 6/17/2009 10:18:28 AM