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Peace Corps Presentation at Wednesday Workshops

Any IUP student who is interested in learning more about Peace Corps, and especially those who are beginning the application process, are encouraged to attend the Wednesday Workshops this week on September 28 to meet with Lori Frola, IUP’s Peace Corps representative.

Posted on 9/27/2016 10:01:22 AM

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

Seeking Volunteer Opportunities for International Students

The Office of International Education is looking for volunteer opportunities for IUP international students for the fall 2016 term, both on campus and in the community. If your office has the need for student volunteers, we would like to know about it. No job is too big or too small.

Posted on 6/13/2016 3:44:30 PM

Learn about SAI Education Abroad Programs, April 13

Come hear Ashley Timon talk about SAI Programs for education abroad opportunities! She is a returning study abroad student from Barcelona, and is the current ambassador of SAI Programs.

Posted on 4/11/2016 10:40:56 AM

Summer Programs in Japan and China Scholarship Info

The Office of International Education would like to remind you that there is still time to apply for summer 2016 education abroad programs. A few are highlighted in this post.

Posted on 3/2/2016 2:41:19 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

Education Abroad Presentations

The Office of International Education is proud to offer presentations about education abroad opportunities to your students, tailored to fit their needs or interests.

Posted on 1/25/2016 11:56:35 AM

Building Strong Academic and Social Communities in SkillZone

Need help with class assignments? Looking for a place to practice conversational English with international and American students? SkillZone provides international and multilingual students with academic and social support for any obstacle he or she may encounter.

Posted on 1/25/2016 10:12:01 AM

Education Abroad Wednesday Workshops

Education Abroad Wednesday Informational Workshops will resume weekly on January 27.

Posted on 1/21/2016 3:31:16 PM

Citizenship Ceremony and Six O’Clock Series Highlight International Education Week

For the fifth year, IUP has been asked to host a U.S. citizenship ceremony for those in the Greater Pittsburgh area. Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and the Office of International Education, the event is open to the public.

Posted on 10/22/2015 11:49:47 AM

Celebrate International Education Week, October 19–26

The Office of International Education invites you to join us for a variety of cultural activities and programs as part of International Education Week, October 19–26.

Posted on 10/14/2015 10:52:51 AM

Faculty Fellows Program To Be Held In Italy

IUP's Office of International Education's Faculty Fellows Program 2016–17 is now accepting applications. The deadline is January 6, 2016.

Posted on 10/13/2015 1:44:21 PM

I on the World: Asia (Fall 2015)

The Office of International Education invites everyone to the HUB Atrium on Thursday, September 17, for “I on the World: Asia.” Discover education abroad opportunities, and hear from students, faculty, and staff as they share their experiences about studying and living in Asia.

Posted on 9/15/2015 2:33:07 PM

Open House Scheduled For International Tutoring Center

Come check out IUP's tutoring center for international students. Everyone is welcome on Wednesday, September 16. Pastries and coffee will be provided.

Posted on 9/14/2015 9:40:24 AM

New Scholarship for IUP Students to Study at University of Essex in United Kingdom

IUP's Office of International Education and the University of Essex were awarded a European Union Erasmus+ grant to establish scholarships which fund most of the travel and living costs during a semester-long, education abroad program at UE.

Posted on 8/25/2015 9:49:13 AM

Join Us in Welcoming New International Students to Campus

The Office of International Education welcomed approximately 300 new international students from all over the world to campus last week for our degree programs, as well as through our exchange partners and for the American Language Institute.

Posted on 8/21/2015 9:55:50 AM

Summer Education Abroad Programs

Are you tired of winter in western Pennsylvania? Checking out some of the summer education abroad opportunities may help warm your spirit. A few of the many programs from across the globe are highlighted in this post.

Posted on 2/26/2015 9:48:21 AM

Call for Posters in Celebration of International Women’s Day

To mark the occasion of International Women’s Day, the Office of International Education at IUP is sponsoring the first International Women’s Day Symposium on Monday, March 23, 2015, in the HUB’s Ohio Room. 

Posted on 2/25/2015 10:11:10 AM

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

GRE Workshop for International Students

SkillZone is offering a GRE preparation workshop for international students and scholars. The workshop will meet Wednesdays from 6:30–7:30 p.m. from February 18 through March 25.

Posted on 2/11/2015 2:16:16 PM

SkillZone Offers Academic Support to International Students

IUP’s new international student tutoring center, SkillZone, is up and running for the spring semester.

Posted on 1/28/2015 4:55:42 PM

Summer Faculty Fellowship in Italy

The Office of International Education is excited to share the information about this year’s Faculty Fellows Program in Italy. The application deadline is December 4, 2014.

Posted on 11/24/2014 2:23:10 PM

Celebrate International Education Week, October 18–25

The Office of International Education invites you to a variety of cultural activities and programs as part of International Education Week, October 18–25.

Posted on 10/15/2014 11:08:44 AM

SkillZone Recruiting Science Tutors

Are you good at biology, chemistry, or physics? SkillZone is looking for you!

Posted on 10/10/2014 8:30:37 AM

Deadline Extended to Study in Australia Next Semester

IUP students in Hospitality Management, Business, or Sports Administration are able to apply to study abroad at the International College of Management Sydney through the IUP Education Abroad office until October 15, 2014. 

Posted on 10/8/2014 3:37:46 PM

Gilman Study Abroad Scholarship: Spring Deadlines

Students applying to education abroad programs for the spring 2015 term should also apply for the Gilman Scholarship for a chance to earn up to $5,000 towards your education abroad program.

Posted on 8/28/2014 9:34:19 AM

SkillZone Is Accepting Tutor Applications

SkillZone is a tutoring program designed to support international students and scholars at all levels: undergraduate, exchange, graduate, and intensive English program students.

Posted on 8/8/2014 9:13:18 AM

Foreign Film Series: “Dooman River”

Two free showings on Sunday, April 27, 2014, in McVitty Auditorium, Sprowls Hall.

Posted on 4/23/2014 1:29:28 PM

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

Foreign Film Series: “The Invisible Eye”

“The Invisible Eye” will have two showings on Sunday, April 13, in McVitty Auditorium, Sprowls Hall.

Posted on 4/9/2014 10:14:06 AM

International Education Accepting Applications for Tutoring Supervisor

The Office of International Education is currently accepting applications for a tutoring supervisor for Summer 2014 and the 2014–2015 academic year.

Posted on 3/26/2014 11:45:43 AM

American Language Institute Accepting Instructor Applications

The American Language Institute, IUP’s intensive English program, is accepting instructor applications for Summer 2014 and the 2014–2015 academic year.

Posted on 3/26/2014 11:40:11 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

Universitas February–March 2014 Now Available

Universitas is the bi-monthly publication by the Office of International Education. It covers events, travel information, and culture stories for international students.

Posted on 2/12/2014 1:49:40 PM

US-UK Fulbright Summer Institutes Opportunity

The US-UK Fulbright Commission announces that applications are open for the 2014 UK Summer Institutes until February 27 or March 6, depending on the program.

Posted on 1/31/2014 9:35:08 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

Sichuan University Summer Study Abroad Scholarship

Sichuan University (SCU), a long time exchange partner of IUP, has invited our students to participate in a two week summer program from June 29–July 12, 2014.

Posted on 1/21/2014 11:27:38 AM

Teaching Opportunity in China This Summer

Sichuan University (SCU) is inviting IUP faculty to provide one to three short courses which are “educational, enlightening, and inspiring.” Each course consists of 16 academic hours. Travel and lodging costs as well as an honorarium of $2,500 USD per course will be provided by SCU to the IUP faculty. For m

Posted on 1/15/2014 3:01:25 PM

Applications Accepted for Visiting Scholar Program in Daegu, Korea

Kyungpook National University will accept applications until the November 29, 2013, deadline for its Summer 2014 Visiting Scholar Program, which will be held from June 30 to July 24, 2014.

Posted on 11/12/2013 6:01:03 PM

Happy Halloween from Study Abroad!

The Study Abroad staff sponsored a reverse trick-or-treating event on Halloween, reaching over 1,400 students on campus by giving them a treat and some information.

Posted on 11/4/2013 1:07:39 PM

Conversation Partners Now Accepting New Members

Did you know there are over 600 international students from more than 70 countries at IUP? Don't miss out on an opportunity to get to know some of them and share with them everything you love about the United States. Join Conversation Partners!

Posted on 8/29/2013 1:29:52 PM

International Friendship Program Seeking Faculty, Staff, and Community Members

Attention faculty, staff, and community members: The International Friendship Program is now accepting applications for the 2013 academic year.

Posted on 8/29/2013 1:24:37 PM

International Education Hosts Discussion About Sino-American Higher Education Program

The Office of International Education and the College of Fine Arts will host an important visit from the American Association of State Colleges and Universities and the China Center for International Educational Exchange on March 12, 2013.

Posted on 3/11/2013 2:22:47 PM

International Education Week 2012 Coming Soon!

International Education Week will be held October 22 through October 27, 2012.

Posted on 10/16/2012 9:24:32 AM

American Students Wanted for Conversation Club

Help us welcome international students to the U.S. by being paired with an international student as part of Conversation Club.

Posted on 9/6/2011 4:19:36 PM

Freeman Awards for Study in Asia

The Institute of International Education is pleased to announce that it will re-launch the Freeman-ASIA Program with a generous grant from the Freeman Foundation.

Posted on 12/8/2010 2:46:34 PM

Faculty-Led Applications and Information for Study Abroad

Faculty-led study abroad applications and information are now avaliable.

Posted on 3/22/2010 2:16:31 PM

Grants Available to Teach Abroad in Spain

To join the North American Language and Culture Assistants in Spain program, college students and recent graduates must submit their applications on line by March 30, 2010. The program is an academic “continuing education” grant provided by the Ministry of Education of Spain.

Posted on 1/26/2010 8:35:24 AM

International Friendship Program

Interested in helping international students feel welcome in the U.S. and learning about their culture at the same time? Consider being part of the International Friendship Program.

Posted on 9/4/2009 9:47:57 AM

International Student Exchange Program Application Deadline

The deadline for the International Student Exchange Program (ISEP) is quickly approaching! All ISEP application parts for outgoing Spring 2010 are due on Monday, August 17, 2009.

Posted on 8/12/2009 9:07:04 AM

IUP Study Abroad Application Deadline is March 15

The deadline to submit applications for Summer and Fall 2009 IUP exchange programs (excluding ISEP) is March 15, 2009.

Posted on 3/2/2009 11:12:09 AM

Fall 2008 Foreign Film Series Starts on Sept. 29

Luxury Car, Sept. 29; Kept & Dreamless, Oct. 1; Let the Wind Blow, Oct. 2

Posted on 9/24/2008 4:10:38 PM

Join Us to Celebrate International Education Week

The Office of International Affairs is sponsoring activates in celebration of International Education Week. All events are free unless otherwise noted.

Posted on 9/24/2008 3:54:45 PM

Fall 2008 Study Abroad Fair

Study Abroad Fair Information

Date: Tuesday September 30
Time: 11:30-3:30
Venue: HUB Ohio Room

Posted on 9/24/2008 3:09:52 PM

Learn about Study Abroad at the HUB this Fall

Students interested in learning more about study-abroad programs are invited to visit the Office of International Education Study Abroad information table this Fall in the HUB and in Eberly College.

Posted on 8/12/2008 3:36:48 PM

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