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Global Engagement Network (GEN)

The Global Engagement Network, or commonly called GEN, is a network of strategic partners around the world that collaborate on teaching, research, and seek to solve the world's great challenges. In this photo, Dr. Adewumi is meeting with SKKU President Jun Young Kim, one of Penn State's GEN partners.

Learn more about Penn State's GEN

Global Penn State Conference

Save the date for the second annual Global Penn State conference on Friday, October 3, 2014 at the Nittany Lion Inn. Registration details will go live in June 2014. The University Office of Global Programs hosts this annual conference to bring together colleagues to share research, teaching and best practices in advancing the Global Penn State.

Global PSU Conference Information

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

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. Meet Dr. Adewumi, view our video, and learn more about Global Penn State!

Welcome to Global Penn State

International Student Orientation - Summer 2014

Each year, Penn State welcomes thousands of new undergraduate and graduate students through the International Student Orientation (ISO). The Summer ISO will be held June 27-July 1, 2014. The University Office of Global Programs assists in the arrival process by providing a myriad of activities to help students and their families settle in to life in the USA.Penn State will welcome the Fall ISO August 15-22, 2014 with a separate graduate orientation program August 11-13, 2014.

Learn more about ISO


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There is still time to apply to study abroad in the spring of 2015!


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