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UI student Chase LaSpisa awarded Fulbright to Norway

Wednesday, April 17, 2024
Chase LaSpisa, a PhD candidate in political science from the University of Iowa, is the winner of a Fulbright Study/Research Grant to Norway for 2024-25.
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Bring study abroad to your students: request a UI Study Abroad classroom visit

Tuesday, April 16, 2024
The University of Iowa Study Abroad office offers in-person classroom presentations to provide a study abroad overview, information specific to a field of study, and global internships.
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Celebrating diversity and empowerment: A Black Muslim woman's journey in London

Monday, April 15, 2024
"My identity as a Black Muslim woman influenced my study abroad experience in a profound way. I was drawn to the large Black Muslim population in London and made it a goal to connect with others who shared similar experiences and backgrounds."
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UI student Clayton Salley awarded Fulbright to Taiwan

Thursday, April 11, 2024
Clayton Salley, an MFA candidate in studio art, jewelry, and metal arts at the University of Iowa, is the winner of a Fulbright Study/Research Grant to Taiwan for 2024-25.
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UI student Fabian Ouellet-Pinto awarded Fulbright to Taiwan

Thursday, April 11, 2024
Fabian Ouellet-Pinto, who will receive a MAT in English education from the University of Iowa in May 2024, is the winner of a Fulbright English Teaching Assistant Award to Taiwan for 2024-25. 
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UI student Tabitha Peter awarded Fulbright to Colombia

Thursday, April 11, 2024
Tabitha Peter, a PhD candidate in biostatistics from the University of Iowa, is the winner of a Fulbright Study/Research Grant to Colombia for 2024-25.
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UI grad Ian Zwaschka awarded Fulbright to the Czech Republic

Thursday, April 11, 2024
Ian Zwaschka, who received a BA in cinema and English & creative writing from the University of Iowa in 2021, is the winner of a Fulbright English Teaching Assistant Award to the Czech Republic for 2024-25.
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Forging paths in global ophthalmology: University of Iowa partners with charity eye hospital in India

Tuesday, April 9, 2024
In coordination with International Programs, the University of Iowa signed a memorandum of understanding with Dr. Shroff’s Charity Eye Hospital in India. Dr. Kanwal Matharu, assistant professor, UI Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences explains.
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Exploring water quality and education in rural India: an environmental engineering student’s experience

Monday, April 8, 2024
Sarah Onysio, an environmental engineering major and Global Access Ambassador, participated in the India Winterim Program in winter 23-24.
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UI alumna Margo Christensen awarded Fulbright to Thailand

Friday, April 5, 2024
Margo Christensen, who received a BA in history and social studies education from the University of Iowa in 2023, is the winner of a Fulbright English Teaching Assistant Award to Thailand.