02/27/18

On Friday, February 9th, faculty gathered to learn a few “tricks of the trade” to recruit students to their Study Abroad programs.

Mike Weigold (Journalism), Jennifer Kaufman (IFAS), Phillip Kaufman (IFAS), Muthusami Kumaran (FYCS), and Angela Miller (Study Abroad) presented on topics such as marketing principles...

02/27/18

Ping Neo, Director of International Engineering Programs at the UF Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering visited Madrid, Spain where she met with colleagues at Spanish engineering partner schools. Those schools included Universidad Carlos III de Madrid and Universidad Comillas Pontificia, where together are looking to...

02/27/18

The UF Center for Latin American Studies is proud to announce the Latin American Studies Association (LASA) 2018 Kalman Silvert Award winner is Distinguished Professor Emerita, Dr. Carmen Diana Deere. The Kalman Silvert Award was created in 1982 and "recognizes senior members of the profession who have made...

02/27/18

The University of Florida International Center (UFIC) is an active member of the Association of International Education Administrators (AIEA). Recently, UFIC staff attended and presented at the AIEA annual conference held in Washington, DC. Members of the UFIC delegation included: Dean Leonardo Villalón, Susanne Hill,...

02/24/18

The University Athletic Association and UFIC joined forces for a cultural exchange at the Gators Women's Basketball game last Thursday. Over 200 international scholars, staff and students registered to attend _International Night_ in celebration of the diversity of the Gator Nation. Last year, UF hosted 6,649...

02/23/18

Peace Corps announced yesterday that the University of Florida (UF) ranked No. 5 among large size schools on the agency’s 2018 Top Volunteer-Producing Colleges and Universities list. There are 68 Gators currently volunteering worldwide.

This is the eighth consecutive year that the University of Florida has ranked...

01/27/18

Dr. William Ray Kesling, Professor of Conducting and Director of Choral Activities at UF College of the Arts was chosen to teach at the 2018 Beijing Foreign Studies University (BFSU) International Summer Program. The course “What is the Good Life? A Look through Western Eyes” has been very well received, and students as...

01/27/18

Gratitude, education and engagement are the three pillars of the newly developed Student Philanthropy Council. The Council strives to create a culture of awareness among students by educating them on how to give back to both donors and the community. Students learn how to engage with and show appreciation to supporters...

01/27/18

Paul Silva, a UF student for the Department of Political Science, has won the best paper prize and will present at the Florida International Summit next week. The event is organized by the Florida Network for Global Studies in which UFIC and OGRE participates. This was a statewide competition. Paul will receive a $500...

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