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Study Abroad Fair Next Week!
This year's Study Abroad Fair will take place next week on Thursday, September 20th from 12 P.M. - 4 P.M. in the Fountain Court...
Global Detroit is excited to announce a job opening for a Welcome Mat Coordinator position.
The Global Detroit Welcome Mat is looking for a Coordinator to assume responsibility for overseeing all the activities of the...
Last chance to earn foreign language credits in Italy this summer: Wayne in Abruzzo
How about spending 1 month in sunny Italy this summer? You can visit the mountains & European diners. Enjoy Italian sunsets...
Scholarship for our incoming freshmen
The Motor City Pride Scholarship (MCPS) was established in 2011 by the Motor City Ragers to encourage graduating high school...
Free Lunch with English Language Institute
International Conversation and Lunch Spring/Summer 2012 The English Language Institute is looking for American and...
Internship Opportunity for Students Studying Abroad in Fall 2012
Want to take your study abroad experience to the next level while also developing important professional skills? Then...
You're invited to the International Children's Festival 2012
Date: May 12, 2012 Time: 2pm - 3pm Bake Sale 3pm - 6pm Program Venue: Wayne State Univ. Community Art Auditorium 5411 Cass...
Wayne State industrial design students build cultural bridge at Shanghai University
Wayne State industrial design students build cultural bridge at Shanghai University In this age of globalization, when...
MIDTOWN MEANDER: WORLD EXPLORER SERIES NIGHT OUT
The offices of Housing & Residential Life & Study Abroad & Global Programs are going out on the town. We head...
Spotlight on International Athletes
There’s an impressive number of all-American athletes at Wayne State University – and ironically, some of them...
Third Annual Children’s Festival & Competition Promotes Cultural Exchange
The Third Annual Children’s Festival & Competition was organized by the Turkish American Society of Michigan (TASM)...
Emerging Detroit leaders travel to Europe through WSU-administered Marshall Memorial Fellowship
Five promising young professionals from metro Detroit will travel to Europe this year as part of the Marshall Memorial...
Wayne State visit to China bolsters academic programs, cultural understanding
Wayne State University reaffirmed its commitment to economic, educational and cultural engagement with China in November with a...
Global Detroit Seeks Summer Interns
Global Detroit seeks 1-2 summer interns to assist with the following projects. A stipend is available depending on experience...
Stemming the Brain Drain: New International Student Retention Initiatives
Thursday, March 29, 2012, from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m., at the Historic Dalgleish Cadillac Building (6160 Cass Avenue, Detroit) Meet...
International students celebrate hard-earned degrees
Graduating international students earlier this month gathered at McGregor Memorial Conference Center to fete their...
International Education Week fosters awareness, respect for campus diversity
The academic, cultural and social benefits of foreign study were the focus of this month’s International Education Week,...
African Democracy Project - Travel to Ghana - Fall 2012
Special Information Session Tuesday, March 27, 2012 from 4:00pm to 5:00pm. Irvin D. Reid Honors College - 2100 UGL Study...
Holiday celebrations draw global gathering in WSU Student Center
International Education Week kicked off Monday with a poster exhibition on global holidays organized by the English Language...
2012 SLAVIC STUDIES SCHOLARSHIPS
The WSU Slavic Program is pleased to announce its 2012 Slavic Scholarships. These are monetary awards for students who, by the...
Spotlight Movie Theater ESL English Conversation Opportunity
We are cross promoting this program with the English Language Institute. We encourage our friends, who are the most open minded...
The World Explorer Series Potluck Evening
The office of Housing and Residential Life and The Office of Study Abroad & Global Programs Present the next edition...
Study Abroad and Global Programs seeks Student Assistant
The Office of Study Abroad and Global Programs is hiring a Student Assistant to assist in the day-to-day operations in our...
Detroit's Mexican Consulate Hosts 5th Annual International Soccer Tournament On October 13 – 14, 2012
September 20, 2012, Detroit, MI - The Consulate of México, Wayne State University, APROMEX (Association of Mexican...
USAID To WSU Community: Give Us Your Ideas
American universities are teeming with ideas that could reduce suffering and increase quality of life in developing countries,...
GAME NIGHT OPENS THE FEBRUARY EDITION OF THE WORLD EXPLORERS SERIES
Monday @ 7pm February 13th in the UClub, students are invited to try a hand at any one of several international table games....
Study Abroad in Poland: Information Session
Do you need to fill the 2710 foreign culture requirement? Interested in world history? Have Polish relatives? Enjoy Slavic...
OIP now accepting event proposals for International Education Week 2012!
Wayne State University's Office Of International Programs (OIP) invites you to participate in International Education Week...
USAID Administrator Rajiv Shah to Speak at Wayne State Friday September 28
Wayne State University is hosting Dr. Rajiv Shah, Administrator of the United States Agency for International Development...
Valentine's Day Lunch and English Conversation
This is an invitation for students who enjoy discussing and fraternizing amongst heterogeneous groups. The English...
WSU Students Travel The World In An Afternoon at Study Abroad Fair
WSU students crowded tents on Gullen Mall on September 20th to learn about Wayne State’s abundant and diverse study...
ThinkSwiss offers 15 scholarships for a research stay in Switzerland
Scholarship Partner for this project ThinkSwiss is a U.S.-wide program on Education, Research and Innovation. The program is...
World Explorer Series continues every Tuesday night in January and beyond
The Study Abroad office has teamed up with Housing and Residential Life to bring you a travel experience that you don't have to...
A Year in Tahrir: The Future of the Arab Spring and its Implications in the U.S.
Go-Go-Global! Photo Contest
Study Abroad & Global Programs invites you to enter our Go Go Global! Photo Contest. Enter photographs from your...
Study Abroad Fair in Gullen Mall Thursday, September 22, 2011
Students, You said that you were interested, so here it is! Study Abroad faculty and coordinators will gather to bring you...
Passport Day 2011
The Detroit Passport Agency is hosting a special passport event in Detroit, MI on Saturday Apr. 9, 2011 from 10:00 am until...
Photo Contest Display
Come see all the pictures that you and your fellow students have submitted from traveling abroad! Over 300 photos were...
International Education Week Opening Ceremony
The Offices of International Programs and Study Abroad and Global Programs are proud to welcome Dr. Khawla Mattar, Director of...
Global Digital Stories and Photo Contest Screening/ Gallery
Join us for a unique cultural experience, created by none other than your fellow WSU students! While traveling and studying...
Go Global Photo Contest 2013!
Have you traveled abroad in the last year? Take lots of pictures? Every year, Wayne State University students travel abroad and...
Student Assistant position is avaliable in the Study Abroad Office see the About Us page for more information.
We are currently seeking a Student Assistant, plese see the About Us page for more information.
Study Abroad Fair! Thursday, September 23rd from 12-4pm on Gullen Mall
Are you interested in studying abroad but want more information? Stop by our annual Study Abroad Fair on Thursday, September 23...
Magical Mystery Tour Through Pop Culture Professor M.L Liebler Wins 2010 Barnes & Noble Writers for Writers Award
U.S. Faculty Scholar Program - Vietnam
We are pleased to announce the Call for Proposals for the U.S. Faculty Scholar Program, cohort 2012. Below is a brief...
New Program to Mozambique, Africa
With our new healthcare program that travels to Mozambique you can earn 1-3 credits in a short period of time. Are you looking...
Summer in Italy and Spain? Apply Now!
Spots are filling up for our Italian language and culture program; Wayne in Abruzzo as well as our education and...
Two Spots Remain for Polish Culture!
There are only two spots remaining for our Survey of Polish Culture program! Apply Now!
Preparing for International Education Week
TRAVEL ALERT FROM THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE
August 02, 2013 The Department of State alerts U.S. citizens to the continued potential for terrorist attacks,...
Fulbright Opportunities - Slovakia
2011 OISS Workshops
OISS cordially invites you to attend the following workshops scheduled throughout the year. Instructions for signing-up in...
Faculty Fulbright Information
In February, the Office of International Programs and the Michigan chapter of the Fulbright Association hosted a Fulbright...
Fulbright Information Session for Faculty
German Marshall Fund nominations now being accepted
Travel Alert for Europe
On October 3, 2010, a Travel Alert for Europe was issued by the U.S. Department of State. Wayne State University takes the...
OSAP No Longer Signed by OISS
OSAP papers are no longer being signed by the Office of International Students and Scholars. Students needing OSAP signatures...
WSU Student Goes to England with Help from Jay Z, State Department
Rapper JAY Z had England on the brain when he named his upcoming album Magna Carta Holy Grail, so it’s fitting that he...
Conversation Time
Aaron Zimmerman is hosting "Conversation Time" every Wednesday from 12:30 to 1:15 in Room 191. Come and practice your...
Come watch an American Football Game!
Have you always wanted to learn about American football? Now is your chance! Join your classmates and watch WSU play at 12...
ELI Football Tigers
Come out and cheer for the ELI Tigers as they take on other teams from WSU! Games are played at the Mort Harris Recreation and...
Brown Bag Lunch Series
Join your classmates and ELI advisor Jackie Jones for the remaining helpful workshops. Tuesday, October 12-- Discovering Your...
Enter our 2010 GO GLOBAL PHOTO CONTEST! Click for more details
Study Abroad and Global Programs invites you to enter our 2010 Go Global! Photo Contest Enter photographs from your...
President Wilson's letter regarding possible effects of executive order on international students
Dear members of the Wayne State community, Wayne State University is very concerned about the possible effects of the...
Enter the Go-Global! Photo Contest
Have you taken striking photographs of interesting people and places abroad? Enter photos from your international travel for a...