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Education Abroad Fall Fair
  UK Education Abroad will be hosting the annual Fall Fair on Thursday, September 17th from 10 am to 2 pm in the Buell Armory. If Education Abroad seems overwhelming or confusing, then the fair is the place for you. The event will feature...
Three UK Students Awarded Undergraduate Research Abroad Scholarships
Three University of Kentucky students have received the Undergraduate Research Abroad Scholarship (UGRAS), which will support their international independent research projects during the 2015 summer session. Annie Griggs, a...
Passport to the World Takes UK Faculty to Middle East
In support of the College of Arts & Sciences’ Passport to the World Initiative and the 2015 Year of the Middle East campaign, UK Education Abroad partnered with the College to sponsor a faculty development seminar in the Middle East focusing on...
UK Faculty Explore New EA Opportunities in China
UK Faculty Explore New EA Opportunities in China The UK Confucius Institute and UK Education Abroad recently collaborated to offer a programming site visit to China. The visit allowed faculty and staff members from across different colleges to learn...
Two UK students are awarded Diversity Scholarships to study abroad
UK International Studies Abroad Diversity Scholarship has been awarded to two students to help them further their studies through a program abroad.   Derrick Quarles, a kinesiology major, and Miyana Sarver, a human communications major, will...
UK Confucius Institute and Education Abroad support UK faculty travel to China
Lexington, Ky. (April 22, 2015) — With the goal of establishing and enhancing education abroad programming and learning about international higher education opportunities in China, the University of Kentucky Confucius Institute (UKCI) and...
UK Has First Faculty-directed Full Semester Program Abroad
Lexington, Ky. (April 20, 2014) — The College of Education has launched the University of Kentucky’s first ever faculty-directed semester-length program, Kinesiology and Health Promotion in Valencia, Spain, which is directed by...
German exchange program connects UK student with global firms
When Adam Hilton, a junior at UK, heard about an exchange program in Germany that catered to business students, he found himself months later packing his bags to attend Germany’s top-ranked business school for the fall semester of 2014.  ...
College of Education Offers Wide Array of Programs Abroad
The College of Education has a growing number of faculty directed programs abroad. These programs help undergraduate and graduate students progress towards graduation through international experience and adds a competitive advantage in the job...
Education Abroad Grant Supports UK Faculty-Directed Programs
Lexington, Ky. (April 2, 2015) — Education Abroad at the University of Kentucky awarded Program Development Grants to four UK faculty members to support their international travels for the purpose of establishing faculty-directed...