News and Events

News and Events

News and Events

Wisconsin Country Halloween

November 06, 2014

The Center for Global Education hosted a Halloween event for international students earlier last month at a farm in Burlington, WI.The students had the opportunity to learn more about how Halloween is celebrated in the U.S while carving pumpkins and enjoying a delicious pizza made by themselves. This was the third year in a row […]

The Intensive English Institute “Becomes the West”

September 16, 2014

The first cohort of UW-Whitewater’s Intensive English Institute graduated in August 2014, but not before a travel study experience exposing them to a quintessential American experience – the road trip – while learning about Native American history and the history of the western United States.

University of Wisconsin Whitewater Welcomes New International Students

September 02, 2014

The Center for Global Education hosted approximately 80 new international students on Thursday, August 28, 2014 in the University Center Ballroom for a dedicated dinner. This year’s new international students enhance the diversity of the UW-W student body, hailing from approximately 25 wide-ranging countries to include Kuwait, France, China, Sweden and Australia, among many others.

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International Events Calendar

Want to find out about international and intercultural activities on campus and in the community? Here's how:

Go the UW-W events calendar at:

View all events, or check the boxes for "Diversity" and "International Happenings" to view only those events considered to have an intercultural, international, or global focus. All CGE events are posted on this calendar so no one misses out on the fun and opportunity to learn more about the world.


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