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WorldCanvass Nov 7, 2022

WorldCanvass releases 100th podcast episode

For over a decade, Joan Kjaer, host of the International Programs show WorldCanvass, has brought scholars, experts, community members, and thought leaders together before a live audience to discuss questions and issues of the day from a wide range of perspectives.
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Dean's Message: International Education Month?

Dean Ganim looks back on the busy fall semester including International Education Week events.
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WorldCanvass to explore translation and global literacy on December 8

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

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

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

Learn about fall, spring, summer, or academic year study abroad programs in Dortmund, Freiburg, or Luneburg, Germany.
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Baele to host Anne Frank event

Kirsten Baele’s talk is entitled “Anne Frank Branching Out in Iowa – The Significance of the Sapling Project in the Hawkeye State.
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UI passport office celebrates one-year anniversary and over 700 clients served

Passport agents working out of the International Programs office are available to help UI students and community members complete their passport applications.
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Michaela Zimmer, back from Kenya, on the importance of hearing other people's stories

Michaela Zimmer, a Diversity Ambassador, completed a summer internship in Kisumu, Kenya.