Articles from April 2019

My daily routine in Australia

During my preparation and anticipation for studying abroad in Newcastle, Australia, I always wondered what my everyday life would look like while living here. After living here for about a month, I have figured out what that looks like.

UI student Nicholas Grandstaff awarded Fulbright for Research to Netherlands

Nicholas Grandstaff, who will receive a BBA in economics from the University of Iowa this May, is the winner of a 2019-20 Fulbright Study/Research Award to Netherlands for a graduate degree 

UI student Alexa Frank awarded Fulbright to Japan

Alexa Frank, who will receive an MFA in creative writing from the University of Iowa this May, is the winner of a Fulbright Research Award to Japan for 2019-20

In the news: Translate Iowa Project turns 3, celebrates international writing at the UI

The Translate Iowa Project celebrated the launch of its third issue over the weekend at the Shambaugh House, celebrating literary works and their translations into a plethora of languages.

From Lanzhou, China, to Iowa City, Iowa: Zhiting Feng reflects on his undergraduate academic career

Learn about Zhiting Feng, undergraduate student from China, pursuing a double major in biochemistry and ethics & public policy.

UI student Charles Green awarded Fulbright Arts grant to Germany

Charles Green, who will receive an MFA in playwriting from the University of Iowa this May, is the winner of a Fulbright Arts grant in Creative Writing/Playwriting to Germany for 2019-20

UI student Jennifer Shyue awarded Fulbright Research to Peru

Jennifer Shyue, who will receive an MFA in literary translation from the University of Iowa this May, is the winner of a Fulbright Study/Research grant in Translation to Peru for 2019-20

UI student Isabella Myers awarded Fulbright to Cambodia

Isabella Myers, who will receive an MFA in book arts from the University of Iowa this May, is the winner of a Fulbright Arts grant in Bookmaking/Design to Cambodia for 2019-20

In the news: Building global ties locally: CIVIC brings international visitors to speak, learn, interact

Council for International Visitors Iowa Cities brings many global citizens here annually. Recently, UI grad and ABC News correspondent Lana Zak came back to speak at CIVIC’s Citizen Diplomacy Dinner and with students at the UI.

UI student Jill Oberhart awarded Fulbright to Brazil

Jill Oberhart, who will receive a BA in music and psychology from the University of Iowa this May, is the winner of a Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship Award to Brazil for 2019-20