Visit the link and check out the latest issue of the Illinois International Review! Read more about Young Humanitarian Award recipient David Krupa and his work with prosthetics, a Sustainable Futures Workshop for high school students, in-country student orientations in China, and much more!
The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is one of the top three destinations for international students attending universities in the United States, announced in the annual Open Doors report released Nov.17 by the Institute of International Education (IIE). Visit the link to view the full article.
Reitumetse Obakeng Mabokela has been named the vice provost for international affairs and global strategies, beginning January 16, 2015. Visit the link to read more about Dr. Mabokela.
Studying abroad this semester? Next semester? Have you studied abroad in the past? Are you an international student at Illinois? Submit a photo for the 2015 International Week/Study Abroad Photo Contest! Visit the link for more details.
Six area studies centers at the University of Illinois have been selected to receive Title VI funding, with a commitment of more than $3 million for 2014-15, and an expected total of more than $12.5 million likely to support selected centers through 2018. The money helps fund initiatives such as the Visiting Scholar program (above) through the Center for East Asian and Pacific Studies . Visit the link to read the full news release.