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May 2020 Global Learning Newsletter

May 12, 2020
The UC Davis Global Learning Newsletter is published monthly throughout the academic year. The May 2020 is now available!

Coronavirus Information and Updates

March 13, 2020
The safety and wellbeing of students is our first priority. Global Affairs (including Study Abroad) is monitoring situations related to Coronavirus or COVID-19 in countries in which programs are offered and communicating directly with the campus community.

Global Aggies: Serving Nicaraguan Students with Special Needs

February 18, 2020
Last summer, UC Davis biomedical engineering major in the College of Engineering Laura Oelsner traveled to Nicaragua to serve students with special needs and create community programs focused on improving literacy, food security, and vision.

Gain Global Business Experience as a Sociology Major

January 29, 2020
Through study abroad, UC Davis Sociology - Organizational Studies major Adrian Gonzales '20 encountered operations of international markets firsthand. This global learning opportunity leaves him eager to enter the diverse business world and to continue broadening his worldview.

6 Common Study Abroad Myths

January 28, 2020
Studying abroad is an excellent opportunity to experience and learn more about the world while in college. However, for many students, studying abroad may seem intimidating or downright impossible. Whether because of your major or financial situation, taking your education beyond UC Davis might not have crossed your mind, or if it did, was quickly dismissed. Here are six debunked study abroad myths...

Making the International Relations Major Personal Through Global Learning

November 21, 2019
Through global learning opportunities abroad and on campus, International Relations major Cameron Lallana '20 attained a personal, hands-on education during his time at UC Davis. Global learning prepared him to pursue a career in radio journalism focused on educating on international politics and culture.

UC Davis now has study abroad, internship programs on all seven continents

November 19, 2019
Global Affairs and the Global Learning Hub — formerly the Study Abroad Office — have introduced an extensive array of study abroad and internship programs led by UC Davis faculty for the 2019-20 school year. Antarctica, Lebanon and Tanzania are three notable destinations added to UC Davis’ overarching global reach.

Instructional Technology Abroad

October 30, 2019

Surya Jones, a guest blogger for The Wheel, wrote the following piece on her experience using Canvas while studying abroad. 

Baguettes and wine. Tea and crumpets. Fish and chips. Canvas and Moodle?