USF World - Calendar Event Details
Title: Education Abroad | Faculty-Led Program Proposal Session
Date: Wed. Jan 20, 2016
Time: 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description:

Each year USF faculty lead hundreds of students overseas to engage in rich learning opportunities. Whether a research experience in the Caribbean, a program in residence in China, or as part of a travel study through Ireland, our faculty are facilitating USF’s global mission by making the world their classrooms. As part of our office’s continuing mission, we would like to invite you to an information session to discuss the steps needed to design, implement, and recruit students for these life-changing opportunities.

Participants will learn:

  • The benefits of study abroad for students, faculty, and departments
  • When to start the planning process and steps to consider along the way
  • Various models for Faculty-Led study abroad programs and additional inclusions to make your program as beneficial and marketable as possible
  • Roles of the Education Abroad Office, Faculty, and Academic Units in the process
  • The Elements of a Proposal and how to submit one on the Education Abroad website
  •  Tips for working with Students, Advisors, other faculty, Departments, and the Education Abroad Office to best promote your program
  • Alternative Marketing techniques to generate excitement and increase retention

 

Additonal sessions will be held:

Thursday, February 25, 10 – 12 p.m.
Wednesday, March 16, 3 – 5 p.m.
Tuesday, April 11, 1 – 3 p.m.

Location: Patel Center CGS 140
Contact: Rene Sanchez
Contact Email: rene@usf.edu
Contact Phone:
 
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