Please click on the link below to view all of the events for Global Education’s International Education Week November 28 through December 1!
On Wednesday, October 26th, Global Education will host a Study/Intern Abroad Open House! Students are invited to drop by the Office of Global Education in Cumberland House between 10:00 am-3:00 pm to learn more information about studying, interning or student teaching abroad. Study Abroad Program Coordinators will be available to meet with students who are interested in going abroad for academic credit and to discuss the study abroad process. Receive a free lanyard when you visit!
Millersville University and Global Education is pleased to welcome Dr. Lina Diao , a Professor from Xinyang Normal University, MU’s partner university in Henan, China. Hosted by Dr. Jianfeng Wang, chair of the Department of Management and Marketing, Dr. Diao will be here on campus as a Visiting Research Scholar for the Management and Marketing Department. Welcome, Dr. Diao! We hope you enjoy your visit in the US!
“Get Outta The ‘Ville!”
Global Education is hosting a study abroad information session. Come out and hear from past study abroad participants on some of the programs Millersville offers, and chat with Program Coordinators about your options. The session will be held on Tuesday, September 20, 2016 at 7:00 PM, in the Student Memorial Center (SMC) – MPR room.
We welcome Dr. Christine Gaudry as our new Faculty Coordinator here in the Office of Global Education & Partnerships! Dr. Gaudry has been a faculty member in the department of foreign languages since 1992 and she served as chair for nine years. She received her master’s degree from Université de Paris X Nanterre, and a master’s and doctorate from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. Her areas of specialization include French and Francophone literature. Here in our office she will be advising our study abroad and international students, helping to internationalize the campus, and promoting international opportunities and curriculum with various departments. We look forward to having her serve as a new addition to our team!
The Office of Global Education and Partnerships is pleased to announce the addition of Kristin Zoschg as Program Coordinator. Kristin is a graduate of Geneva College in Beaver Falls, PA. She was an exchange student in Australia and a study abroad participant in Lithuania. She has volunteered and adventured in many other locations around the globe. Kristin is eager to mentor students through the study abroad process so that they may have similar life-changing experiences! Stop in and say hello to Kristin and chat with her about studying abroad!
On Wednesday, April 13th, Global Education will host a Study/Intern Abroad Open House! Students are invited to drop by the Office of Global Education in Cumberland House between 9:00 am-3:00 pm to learn more information about studying, interning or student teaching abroad. Study abroad Program Coordinators will be available to meet with students who are interested in going abroad for academic credit and to discuss the study abroad process. Receive a free lanyard when you visit!
On Monday, November 16th, there will be a 15 person visiting delegation from Xinyang Normal University (XNU). The President of XNU and other administrators will be meeting with Millersville administration in hope of creating an academic partnership.
The Millersville University students that are currently studying abroad in France are safe and accounted for. According to the State Department website, there are currently no travel warnings or alerts for traveling to France. Security measures have been put in place by our partner institution in Paris which include: increased security at each building, everyone entering campus buildings are required to show a campus ID, bags will be checked upon entry, all events open to the public or non-university affiliated people have been cancelled, class trips or excursions have also been cancelled. In addition, our partner institution is Paris has set up psychological counseling for any student who feels the need for assistance and has made academic plans for any student wishing to leave early while completing their course requirements.
Our new study abroad emergency phone number, to be used after regular business hours, in a true emergency, is 717-871-5506. You will then be put in contact with a member of The Office of Global Education Team who will assist you.
During regular business hours, Monday – Friday, 8:30 am until 4:30 pm, our new office phone number is 717-871-7506.
Our new office FAX number is 717-871-7956. Please make a note of these new numbers, thank you!