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Study abroad student wins prestigious Goldwater Scholarship

May 14, 2015

Andrew Nelson, who studied abroad on CU-Boulder's study abroad exchange Technische Universität Darmstadt (TUD), Germany won the prestigious Goldwater Scholarship. While abroad last fall, he worked on a research project in proton fast ignition to gain experience in the highly specialized field.

7 CU-Boulder students awarded Spring 2015 Gilman Scholarships

December 5, 2014

A total of 7 CU-Boulder students have been awarded the prestigious Gilman award for spring 2015 study abroad. The Gilman is a competitive scholarship that is awarded to U.S. undergraduate students who are receiving Federal Pell Grant to help fund their study abroad experiences. The CU-Boulder students who received this scholarship for this fall are:

OIE staff present at international education conferences

June 5, 2014

At the recent annual conference of NAFSA: Association of International Educators, two staff from CU-Boulder's Office of International Education were presenters.  Larry Bell was a panelist for two different sessions.  The first was was on The Recruitment-Retention Connection and Larry's co-panelists were from Great Circle Global Education Consulting, California Lutheran University Scho

CU Students Bring Lessons from Abroad Back to Boulder

February 6, 2014

CU-Boulder student alumni of the Global Seminar: Conservation and Indigenous Peoples in Tanzania (Arusha, Tanzania) are working to bring lessons learned from their experiences abroad back to the Boulder campus.

Global Seminar Director Wins Design Award

December 19, 2013

Brian Cook, the faculty director for the Global Seminar: Contingent Future (La Paz, Mexico), has received the American Society of Landscape Architects Colorado 2013 Merit Award For Design (in c

International Students Contribute to Colorado Economy

November 21, 2013

NAFSA: Association of International Educators just released an updated report on the economic impact of international students in the U.S.  They found that international students contributed $24 billion to the U.S. economy during the 2012-2013 academic year supporting 313,000 jobs.  The contribution of international students in Colorado was $280,969,000,000 which supported 4,210 jobs.  CU-Boulder international students' portion was $58,024,000 and their presence supported 988 jobs.

Awards presented for Global Citizenship and Champions of International Education

November 14, 2013

The Office of International Education would like to congratulate the 2013 Global Citizen award winners are: Dr. Stein Sture, Ramesh Kumar Muralimanohar, and Jeffrey Caston and the 2013 Champions of International Education: Dr. Elisa Facio and Mark Dehus.

2013 Global Citizen Awards: Nominate a student or colleague for an award!

September 5, 2013

The Office of International Education (OIE) is pleased to announce the OIE Global Citizen Awards to recognize outstanding contributions to international understanding by members of the CU-Boulder community. The following awards will be awarded in 2013:

Record number of CU-Boulder students offered Fulbright awards for 2013-14

July 22, 2013

Thirteen University of Colorado Boulder students have been offered Fulbright grants to pursue teaching, research and graduate studies abroad during the 2013-14 academic year, an all-time record for CU-Boulder.

Study abroad alum’s journey comes full circle with the conclusion of 'Unreasonable at Sea'

May 14, 2013

Daniel Epstein, a University of Colorado Boulder graduate and Semester at Sea Spring 2007 alumnus, has just completed his second voyage on the MV Explorer. He returned not as a student, but as a founder of the Unreasonable Institute, a non-profit organization that strives to solve some of the world’s toughest challenges today by catalyzing the efforts of creative & resourceful entrepreneurs from across the globe.