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Smeal Abroad EXPO

11:00 AM - 2:00 PM | HUB Noontime Lounge Come learn about what it's like to study abroad in the summer or semester as a Penn State student! The Smeal Abroad EXPO is a peer to peer study abroad fa


School for Field Studies Virtual Information Session

12:20 - 1:10 PM (Campus Common Hour) | Offered Online via Zoom - Webinar details coming soon! Join us for a virtual info session about SFS and their many study abroad programs around the world. S


Education Abroad Paying the Way Workshop

4:00 - 5:00 PM | Foster Auditorium, Paterno Library If you are thinking about studying abroad but not sure what financial resources are available to you as a Penn State student, mark your calenda

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Penn State, University of Auckland kick off partnership with workshop, RFP

Fri, 17 Jan 2020

In November 2019, 11 Penn State faculty members attended the University of Auckland – Penn State Collaboration Development Workshop, organized by Auckland’s International Office and the Office of Global Programs. Faculty from both universities utilized the time to work on joint projects in preparation for submission to the first joint collaboration development seed fund call.

Penn State to host Study Abroad Week from Jan. 20 to 24

Thu, 16 Jan 2020

Penn State will host Study Abroad Week 2020 during the week of Jan. 20-24 on the University Park campus. Students who attend can learn more about the process of applying, what funding is available, and career enrichment opportunities; and meet other students who have gone abroad.

Becoming a Learning Health System: The Penn State Health experience

Tue, 14 Jan 2020

Researchers at Penn State evaluated the process and experience of becoming a learning health system and shared lessons learned to assist other healthcare systems that are interested in becoming learning health systems, but are unsure of how to get started.

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