Articles from January 2023

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Russia’s War on Ukraine – a panel discussion hosted on the UI campus, Feb. 24

The discussion will engage leading experts from Midwestern universities in a conversation about Russia's war against Ukraine.
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Virtual Gilman scholarship info sessions to be held for academic year 2023-2024 - Feb. 7 – Mar. 6

Staff will introduce you to the Gilman, coach you on how to fill out the application, and will let you know what scholarship reviewers are looking for in an applicant. 
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Meet Study Abroad's 2023 spring Diversity Ambassador awardees 

Up to ten $1,000 Diversity Ambassador Scholarships are awarded for the spring and fall semesters or academic year, and up to ten scholarships are awarded for summer and winter sessions. 
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5 tips on navigating campus and community from international students

Whether you are new on campus or resuming your studies at Iowa, here are five tips to help you start off on the right foot in 2023. 
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University of Iowa to celebrate Lunar New Year Feb. 9

Join the Center for Asian and Pacific Studies and International Programs as they host this annual celebration.
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Professor of Bassoon Benjamin Coelho discusses growing up in Brazil’s “City of Music” 

Benjamin Coelho is a UI professor of bassoon and an International Programs International Travel Award winner.
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How UI Study Abroad supports diversity, equity, and inclusion

Through outreach efforts and scholarships, UI Study Abroad is opening up opportunities for those underrepresented in study abroad.
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International Programs 2022 Annual Report

The 2022 annual report from University of Iowa International Programs is now available.
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Special Projects Awards available to support campus internationalization

Special Projects Awards are granted to individual staff, faculty, programs, or departments associated with the university.
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WorldCanvass to feature UI Stanley Museum of Art on February 2

We’ll go inside the minds of the director and curators to better understand their conceptualization of the collection within its new walls.