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Spring 2015 Gilman Awards

Posted on November 21st, 2014

The Gilman Scholarship program is proud to announce the Spring 2015 scholarships for UCF students.   Congratulations to:   Lily Nguyen -United Kingdom Daniil Kozin- Morocco Nelia Castro –  Austria Taynah Oliveira – Hong Kong Welsonne Renoir – Hong Kong Jose Cotelo – United Kingdom Sheila Greene – Austria Yahsiel Torres – Brazil   The […]

Tropical Marine Biology Students Enrich Their Academics Through Study Abroad

Posted on July 21st, 2014

Biology Professor and Study Abroad Program Leader, Linda Walters, took 13 UCF students to Belize this summer to enrich their academics. This hands-on experience in Marine Biology will be an asset for these students in their future and help them towards their career goals. Students learned important skills, like working as a team and conducting […]

World Cup Broadcast at the Barbara Ying Center

Posted on June 17th, 2014

The International Services Center is broadcasting the 2014 FIFA World Cup in our Barbara Ying Center. This event is open to everyone. Come on over and cheer on your favorite teams!

Knights Study, Volunteer, Teach in Foreign Countries

Posted on May 5th, 2014

“Many students hang maps in their dorms as reminders of the places they want to go, while a few adventurous Knights are trading in pushpins on maps for stamps on their passports…Travel is not in everyone’s plans, but it has enhanced these college students’ lives forever.” Some of our UCF Knights talk about their time […]

UCF Grants Day – “Research through International Collaboration”

Posted on April 1st, 2014

Spring 2014 Gilman Awards

Posted on January 27th, 2014

The Gilman Scholarship program is proud to announce the Spring 2014 scholarships for UCF students. Congratulations to:   Adrianna Campbell  University of Central Florida FL. Austria, Business Exchange, WU, Vienna, Spring 2014   The Gilman Scholarship Program offers awards for undergraduate study abroad and was established by the International Academic Opportunity Act of 2000. This scholarship provides […]

The Art of Diplomacy in International Negotiation

Posted on October 31st, 2013

Alexander J. Kurien Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations U.S. Department of State   Mr. Kurien has over 28 years of long-range strategic planning, transactional, and consulting experience in international real estate with expertise managing all four stages of real property life-cycle. He has a deep understanding of federal real property policies and issues. His expertise […]

Fulbright-Management Center Innsbruck Visiting Professorship for 2014-2015

Posted on June 13th, 2013

We are pleased to announce the Fulbright-Management Center Innsbruck Visiting Professorship for 2014-2015 and request  your applications  by August 1, 2013. The Fulbright-Management Center Innsbruck Visiting Professorship is open to faculty members at US universities with distinguished scholarly accomplishments and interdisciplinary interests to work in one or more of the following fields: Business, Management, Economics, Social Sciences, Business Law, Innovation […]

IARIA-InfoWare 2013-Vehicular 2013

Posted on May 15th, 2013

Piloting the PSUM Scale: Establishing Usability First Authors: Sarah Greenstein, Ben Sawyer, Elisabeth Niederman, Paul Oppold, Peter A. Hancock Our own Sarah Greenstein will be presenting in the conference in Nice France July 21-26, 2013. I am a psychology and French major. I am a research assistant in the MIT2 lab here on campus that […]

Visiting Scholar to the Instituto Franklin de Investigación en Estudios Norteamericanos

Posted on May 3rd, 2013

Martha García has recently conducted intensive research at the University of Alcalá de Henares in Madrid, Spain, where she was appointed a Visiting Scholar at the Instituto Franklin de Investigación en Estudios Norteamericanos during her sabbatical work of spring 2013. She have conducted research several times in the past at this institution.