Articles from November 2022

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WorldCanvass to explore translation and global literacy on December 8

Monday, November 28, 2022
Join us on December 8 to explore the storied history of translation at the UI, and how a $1 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education is helping to build translation and global literacy skills across Iowa.
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International students join community members for fall break meal

Monday, November 28, 2022
Over 170 meals were served to University of Iowa students and members of the surrounding community during a special fall break meal event.
Fascha Aryasa

Fascha Aryasa felt that she needed a place like Iowa City in her life

Monday, November 21, 2022
Fascha Aryasa, a first-year computer science student from Bali, Indonesia, has become deeply involved in campus life in just a few short months.
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Study abroad to host info sessions on studying in Germany, Dec. 1 & 2

Thursday, November 17, 2022
Learn about fall, spring, summer, or academic year study abroad programs in Dortmund, Freiburg, or Luneburg, Germany.
Kirsten Kumpf Baele standing next to tree

Baele to host Anne Frank event

Tuesday, November 15, 2022
Kirsten Baele’s talk is entitled “Anne Frank Branching Out in Iowa – The Significance of the Sapling Project in the Hawkeye State.
global hawkeye luggage tags in the shape of Iowa

UI passport office celebrates one-year anniversary and over 700 clients served

Monday, November 14, 2022
Passport agents working out of the International Programs office are available to help UI students and community members complete their passport applications.
Michaela Zimmer smiling with flower in her hair

Michaela Zimmer, back from Kenya, on the importance of hearing other people's stories

Thursday, November 10, 2022
Michaela Zimmer, a Diversity Ambassador, completed a summer internship in Kisumu, Kenya.
Leah Cooke with Italian landscape background

Leah Cooke reflects on her time in Italy

Thursday, November 10, 2022
Leah Cooke won a Diversity Ambassador Scholarship to study abroad in Florence, Italy.
Ryann Hubbart in Jordan

Photos celebrate UI global experience during International Education Week

Wednesday, November 9, 2022
See the winning images selected for the 2022 International Programs annual photo contest as part of International Education Week—a way to inspire greater awareness of the many ways the UI community can experience international education.