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Fulbright Reflection: Vijay Kannan | Global Engagement

Fulbright Reflection: Vijay Kannan

11/13/2018

One of the highlights of my life was the five months I spent as a Fulbright Scholar in India in 2006-2007. It was a deeply personal experience as I got to live in the country of my parents, having previously only visited, albeit on numerous occasions.

Dancers in Honduras in traditional wear

Study Abroad Photo Contest 2019

12/12/2018

Rules and Submission guidelines for study abroad photo contest Spring 2019.

Maria Spicer-Escalante pictured with colleagues defending her thesis

Fulbright Reflection: Maria Spicer-Escalante

11/13/2018

During my scholarly career, I have been very fortunate to have been the recipient of three different Fulbright grants, which have focused on the preparation of foreign language teachers:

Blackstock addressing students

Fulbright Reflection: Alan Blackstock

11/13/2018

Last fall, at this time, I was halfway through a Fulbright grant at the University of Cuenca, one of the largest public universities in Ecuador.

Study Abroad Photo Contest 2019

Study Abroad Photo Contest 2019

12/12/2018

Rules and Submission guidelines for study abroad photo contest Spring 2019.

Fulbright Reflection: Maria Spicer-Escalante | Global Engagement

Fulbright Reflection: Maria Spicer-Escalante

11/13/2018

During my scholarly career, I have been very fortunate to have been the recipient of three different Fulbright grants, which have focused on the preparation of foreign language teachers:

Fulbright Reflection: Alan Blackstock | Global Engagement

Fulbright Reflection: Alan Blackstock

11/13/2018

Last fall, at this time, I was halfway through a Fulbright grant at the University of Cuenca, one of the largest public universities in Ecuador.

Fulbright Reflection: Vijay Kannan | Global Engagement

Fulbright Reflection: Vijay Kannan

11/13/2018

One of the highlights of my life was the five months I spent as a Fulbright Scholar in India in 2006-2007. It was a deeply personal experience as I got to live in the country of my parents, having previously only visited, albeit on numerous occasions.

International Education Week 2018 | Global Engagement

International Education Week 2018

11/08/2018

The Utah State University Office of Global Engagement and the International Student Council co-present International Education Week, November 12 through November 17, with multiple departments, colleges and organizations hosting international events throug...

USU Fulbright Scholars Celebrated at First Annual Social

USU Fulbright Scholars Celebrated at First Annual Social

10/31/2018

Utah State University (USU) Fulbright scholars joined colleagues, partners, and administrators for the first annual Fulbright social at the USU president’s institutional home, hosted by Executive Vice President and Provost Francis D. Galey and the Office ...

Agreement Formalizes Student and Faculty Exchanges with University in Taiwan | Global Engagement

Agreement Formalizes Student and Faculty Exchanges with University in Taiwan

10/11/2018

A recent visit to Utah State University by top administrators from National Chung Hsing University (NCHU) was an important step in solidifying efforts to create learning and research opportunities for faculty and students at the two universities.

Unplugged: Engineers Develop Wireless Charging System for Electric Wheelchairs

Unplugged: Engineers Develop Wireless Charging System for Electric Wheelchairs

09/17/2018

Researchers at Utah State University are rethinking a 30-year-old technology and giving new meaning to the words limited mobility. Electric Wheelchair Smart Charging System Pad Charging Area: 8 square feet Wireless Power Transfer: 250 watts Charging Pad

USU Food Science Students Create Recipe for Success | Global Engagment

USU Food Science Students Create Recipe for Success

08/31/2018

Earning a top spot in a national food science competition takes more than proving yourself as a chef, according to Vidita Deshpande, a PhD candidate studying food science at Utah State University.

USU Students Experience Spain During Study Abroad

USU Students Experience Spain During Study Abroad

08/22/2018

USU students reflect on their summer study abroad trip to Spain. They took courses in language, culture, literature, cooking and dancing.

CEO of Gage College, Ethiopia, Visits USU

CEO of Gage College, Ethiopia, Visits USU

08/08/2018

Utah State University leaders met with Moges Girma, CEO of Gage College, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, in July to discuss USU’s distance education program and sign a memorandum of cooperation.

In the News: Increasing Your Institution's Number of Fulbright U.S. Schola

In the News: Increasing Your Institution's Number of Fulbright U.S. Schola

07/26/2018

USU authored article featured on Fulbright's CIES blog: "Utah State University has a culture of performing high-quality research. Our faculty conduct prominent research in many different disciplines, influencing their students to have the same drive. Fulb...

USU Student to Study in United Arab Emirates Through Boren Scholarship

USU Student to Study in United Arab Emirates Through Boren Scholarship

05/11/2018

Utah State University student Zachary Malcarne has been awarded a Boren Scholarship to study abroad at the American University of Sharjah in the United Arab Emirates. Malcarne will be studying Arabic language, economics, and international trade through US...

USU Named a Top Producer of Fulbright Scholars | Global Engagement

USU Named a Top Producer of Fulbright Scholars

03/09/2018

Utah State University was named one of the top ten Fulbright U.S. Scholars producing research institutions by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs...

USU Students Named Gilman Scholars for Spring Study Abroad

USU Students Named Gilman Scholars for Spring Study Abroad

02/22/2018

Utah State University students Harrison Cooper and Ashley Casperson were awarded Gilman Scholarships for spring semester study abroad. Cooper was awarded $5,000 and is currently studying a language immersion program in Mexico. Casperson was awarded $3,500...

Student Voices: Gelato, Food of Choice

Student Voices: Gelato, Food of Choice

12/12/2017

I recently returned from studying abroad in Ljubljana, Slovenia, one of the most incredible and rewarding experiences in my college career...

Student Voices: Winter tips from Kayla

Student Voices: Winter tips from Kayla

12/07/2017

Welcome to Utah, where one day it’s sunny and warm, and the next day it’s snowy and cold. Days in the sun are decreasing, but the good news is, summer bodies are not enforced for the winter...

International Friends Program Thanksgiving 2017 | Global Engagement

International Friends Program Thanksgiving 2017

11/20/2017

International Friends Program (IFP) is pairing up local American families with international students and scholars to share a Thanksgiving day meal...

International Education Week 2017, November 11-17 | Global Engagement

International Education Week 2017, November 11-17

11/01/2017

The Office of Global Engagement at Utah State University and the International Student Council co-present International Education Week, starting Saturday, November 11 through Friday, November 17...

Study Abroad Photo Contest 2017 | Global Engagement

Study Abroad Photo Contest 2017

10/26/2017

Aggies, share your study abroad experience by posting your favorite #usustudyabroad photos to Instagram! You might just win a great prize. Submission Categories: People, Places, Aggie Spirit, and People’s Choice...

USU Meets with Vice Mayor of Shanghai | Global Engagement

USU Meets with Vice Mayor of Shanghai

09/26/2017

Utah State University leaders met with Vice Mayor Weng Tie Hui of Shanghai, China, in mid-September to learn about USU programs in arts, sports education and agriculture. Hui and delegates from Shanghai Municipal Education Commission, Shanghai Symphony an...

USU Enters Agreement to Advance Disability Services in the DR

USU Enters Agreement to Advance Disability Services in the DR

09/01/2017

Utah State University (USU) and the Dominican Republic entered into an agreement to provide research, training, conferences and cultural programs for children and families at the Dominican Republic’s Center for Comprehensive Attention for Disability (CAID...

Staff Blog - Nancy Hyde: A Fresh Perspective on South Korea

Staff Blog - Nancy Hyde: A Fresh Perspective on South Korea

08/24/2017

Senator J. William Fulbright had a vision to promote mutual understanding among peoples and countries and introduced legislation in 1946 that instituted the Fulbright Programs. I was fortunate to participate in a Fulbright International Education Adminis...

Anuj Khasgiwala - First International USUSA Academic Senate

Anuj Khasgiwala - First International USUSA Academic Senate

03/20/2017

Anuj Khasgiwala is an international graduate student from India. He won the Graduate senator position as part of the USUSA 2017-2018 elections. When Anuj was asked to describe why he applied for such a competitive position he answered ...

Message to the University | Global Engagement

Message to the University

01/30/2017

Dear Students, Faculty, and Staff, We at Utah State University care deeply about our international students, faculty, and staff. We are committed to promoting diversity and inclusiveness on our campuses...

International Alumni Spotlight | Global Engagement

International Alumni Spotlight

12/30/2016

Norah Abdullah Al-Faiz has transformed educational policy and practice in Saudi Arabia and has become a symbol of female leadership in the Islamic world. Serving as the vice minister for girls’ education since 2009, Mrs. Al-Faiz holds the highest ministe...

International Alumni Spotlight | Global Engagement

International Alumni Spotlight

12/29/2016

Dr. Tayseer Al-Smadi, CEO of Strategieh Consulting, had spent the last 18 years in public service starting as economic researcher at the Research and Studies Department of the Central Bank of Jordan (CBJ) from 1988 to 1998, then as a principal economist a...