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KU Student Receives Prestigious Doctoral Dissertation Award

LAWRENCE — University of Kansas history of art doctoral candidate Rachel Quist has received the prestigious Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Award.

Three KU Students Earn Fulbright Awards

Three University of Kansas students received prestigious Fulbright U.S. Student Awards to study, conduct research and teach English abroad for the 2021-2022 academic year. Five additional KU students were named as alternate Fulbright recipients.

SAGE Named 2021 KU Team of the Year

KU Study Abroad & Global Engagement was named the 2021 KU Team of the Year in recognition of the staff’s herculean efforts to safely bring home students studying abroad and pivot programming for students who could no longer travel abroad during the COVID-19 pandemic.

KUIA Awards 10 Grants for Research and Collaboration Abroad

LAWRENCE — KU International Affairs has awarded more than $49,000 in travel grants to nine University of Kansas faculty members and a graduate student to support research and collaboration abroad. Recipients will use the funds between now and June 30, 2022.

Mehrangiz Najafizadeh Named Fulbright Scholar

LAWRENCE — Mehrangiz Najafizadeh, associate professor of sociology, has received a Fulbright Scholar award to teach and conduct research in the Republic of Azerbaijan during the spring 2022 semester. 

Fulbright information sessions to be held this spring

This spring students, faculty and staff can attend information sessions to learn how they can engage with the world through the support of the Fulbright Program.

International travel grants available to faculty and graduate students

Lawrence, KS – KU International Affairs is accepting proposals and applications for travel grants that support faculty and graduate student research and collaboration abroad.

2021 Global Scholars announced

LAWRENCE — The Global Scholars Program has selected 15 University of Kansas sophomores as 2021 Global Scholars.

Japanese students share their experience of studying abroad during a global pandemic

In early March, just days before the World Health Organization declared a global pandemic, a group of 15 Japanese students arrived at KU from Kansai University. The International Short Programs team had to rethink their nine-month study abroad program.

Ediger recognized for commitment to international education

KU Associate Director of International Support Serv

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