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Past University Global Events

The Student Survey on International Experiences closed at the end of May.  Thank you to all students who participated.  Once the data are analyzed, conclusions will be presented to the university community.

The winner of the iPad Mini is Tara, a 2013 School of Medicine graduate, who shared that the Mini "fits in a white coat pocket" so will be a great tool for her residency.   Congratulations Tara!

 Ipad Winner

 Tara (accepting her new iPad Mini) with Bonnie Bissonette, Associate Director of the Student Center for Global Education. 


April 23 2013 Global Forum from Courtney Jones on Vimeo.

Global Forum Series: Global to Local: Impact of Global Experiences on Students' Local Engagement
Apr. 23, 2013
SMC Campus Center, Room 349

A UMB student panel representing three of the schools on campus -Law, Medicine and Social Work - spoke about how their global experiences has influenced their local activities and involvement. The session was moderated by Dr. Greg Carey, School of Medicine.

Global Forum Series: Overview of Global Opportunities and Experiences
Nov. 15, 2012
SMC Campus Center, Room 349

Are you interested in participating in global research or doing an internship/externship abroad? Do you have questions about how to go about it? Representatives from the Student Center for Global Education and professional Schools presented on international opportunities potentially available to students at the University.

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Global Forum Series II: Global Health Learning Opportunities
Oct. 25, 2012

Jenny Samaan, Director, Global Health Learning Opportunities (GHLO), Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) discussed issues around facilitating global mobility for students pursuing clinical, research, or public health electives outside their home country.

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92712 GHIC Malawi Presentation from Courtney Jones on Vimeo.

Global Forum Series I: Presentation on Interprofessional Experience in Malawi
Sept. 27, 2012

Students returning from a six-week summer program in Malawi presented on the International Inter-professional Experience.