In the News

Read through a collection of media coverage and stories featuring International Office programs, students, alumni, and staff.

2018 News Coverage

Date
News

February 2

Small But Powerful Moments: An IRG Senior’s Experience Abroad (UT College of Liberal Arts)

February 5

Students considering studying abroad feel discouraged by UT’s restricted travel regions policy (The Daily Texan)

February 6

Meet Jesus Castellano, Class of 2018 (UT News)

February 8

Brazilian English teachers learn new teaching strategies at UT Austin (The Daily Texan)

February 12

UT-Austin competitive admission gives no advantage to ESL students (The Daily Texan)

UT International Office releases risk and safety update for South Korea during Olympics (The Daily Texan)

February 20

Fulbright Top Producing Institutions for 2017-18 (Institute of International Education)

February 21

UT Among Peace Corps' 2018 Top Volunteer-Producing Colleges & Universities (UT News)

February 27

UT International Board of Advisors Creates Award for Global Learning (UT News)

March 2

Two year volunteer abroad organization changes student's lives (The Daily Texan)

March 7

Durban artist has bags of talent (Independent Online South Africa)

March 13

Engineering and Social Work Students Unite to Fight Malnutrition in Guatemala (UT News)

March 23

Foreign Grad Students Can Get On-Campus Jobs in U.S. (U.S. News & World Report)

April 10

Liberal Arts Council initiative supports international students in government classes (The Daily Texan)

May 3

Global Medical Training cancels Nicaragua trip due to political unrest (The Daily Texan)

May 14

Meet Fabian Jara Dohmann, Class of 2018 (UT News)

June 16

U.S. shortens length of some Chinese student visas (The Daily Texan) 

July 9

Meet Navid Yaghmazadeh: A UT postdoctoral fellow affected by the travel ban (The Daily Texan) 

July 12

Students should seek nontraditional study abroad experience (The Daily Texan) 

July 26

La Dell Medical School y la FM buscan iniciar relación académica (UNAM Gaceta Facultad de Medicina) 

August 6

Study abroad program helps shape students' Mexican identities (The Daily Texan) 

August 29

For exchange students, adjusting to UT-Austin comes with challenges. Here’s how some navigate campus (The Daily Texan) 

September 24

Asian immigration to U.S. outpaces Latin American immigration, trend reflected among international students (The Daily Texan) 

September 28

‘I can do anything’: Study Abroad works to include more students of color (The Daily Texan) 

October 2

5700 miles away from home, Luketic continues to develop (The Daily Texan) 

October 9

Trump administration's trade causes concern for UT Chinese international students (The Daily Texan) 

October 15

Earn a CELTA, see the world (The Daily Texan) 

October 17

UT's volunteering abroad programs offer unique look at culture (The Daily Texan) 

October 18

President’s Award for Global Learning Teams Selected (UT News) 

October 31

Peace Corps Prep Certificate program coming to UT-Austin (The Daily Texan) 

November 2

Graduate School expands recruiting efforts internationally (The Daily Texan) 

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