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Global Engagement Network (GEN) in South Korea

Michael Adewumi, vice provost for Global Programs, visited Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU) in South Korea in October to solidify the strategic partnership between Penn State and SKKU. The two universities held their first joint workshop at SKKU's Seoul campus in June 2013 where about 40 professors from both universitys explored possible research collaboration in fields such as education, engineering, and information sciences and technology.

Learn more about Penn State's GEN Korea

Welcome to Global Penn State

Welcome to Global Penn State, the primary web presence of the University Office of Global Programs (UOGP). UOGP provides support and oversight for all of Penn State's international engagements.

Welcome to Global Penn State

Meet the Education Abroad Geobloggers for Spring 2014

Each semester, students are chosen to blog about their education abroad experiences to the Penn State community through the Education Abroad Geoblog. Through the Geoblog students can:Share experiences abroad with the rest of the Penn State community, family, and friends.Explore experiences abroad through the lens of global citizenship.Connect with other students around the globe for conversation and deeper understanding.Follow the students’ successes, challenges, and learning experiences as they spend the next semester in a foreign culture. We encourage anyone who is interested to read and comment on the students’ Geoblogs.

Meet the Education Abroad Geobloggers for Spring 2014

International Women's Day Brunch and Awards

Thank you to all who joined us for the brunch on March 19th at the Nittany Lion Inn, it was a terrific success.International Women's Day is celebrated worldwide as an opportunity to recognize the great strides that nations around the world have made in advancing educational, economic, and political opportunities for women. Penn State celebrated International Women's Day with a Brunch during which the winners of the Spirit of Internationalization Award were honored. The brunch featured a vocal performance by Jei-Laya Hassan and spoken word poetry by Dr. Gabeba Baderoon. 

International Women's Day brunch 2014

Global Penn State Conference

The Global Penn State Conference 2013: Internationalizing the Campus, College, and Classroom was a success. More than 245 participants from across the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania came together to share best practices and experiences.

Global PSU Conference Information


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