December 2010
Highlights from International Ed Week 

 Video thumbnailInternational Education Week was a huge success at the UI this year with great turnouts at every event. Check out photo highlights and sound bites from the week's various activities!
UI student named Rhodes scholar

Renugan RaidooUI senior Renugan Raidoo was recently named a 2011 Rhodes Scholar - one of only 32 awardees in the nation and the first Rhodes Scholar at the UI since 1993. He is studying chemistry and anthropology at the UI - two fields that he says are "seemingly disparate, and at their most fundamental choose to look at the world in different ways." Read more about his unique perspectives and experiences. 
Study Abroad snapshots


Have you noticed the study abroad ads in The Daily Iowan? Four of our study abroad peer advisers have been featured so far this fall -- and four more will appear next semester! See their Q&A and snapshots in our online archive.   

2010 News month-by-month

International Programs was all over the local news this year - whether it was a story about a UI student's study abroad experience, an IP-sponsored event, international students coming to the University, or something else. See the year's news stories in review!

UI's international connectedness on the rise

CafeThe UI international student enrollment is continuing to rise faster than national trends, and study abroad participation is increasing despite a national fall in participation. Learn more about these numbers and why the UI has excelled in international connectedness over the past year.  

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