Spring 2017

Global Gazette - Spring 2017


Italian Internship Provides Professional and Personal Insights

Kirsten Allen in Piacenza, Italy

International Agriculture Certificate student Kirsten Allen learned about grapevine pathogens during her internship in Piacenza, Italy. But she also learned a lot about Italian life and culture — and herself.

Click here to read more about her summer in Italy

Agribusiness Student Benefits from One of CAES’ Best Kept Secrets

Caroline Phillips poses in front of the Matterhorn.

Attending a semester of classes at ETH Zürich, a university in Switzerland, was exciting and challenging for Caroline Phillips. So much so, that she extended her program for a second semester! What it wasn’t: cost-prohibitive.

Click here to learn more about CAES’ international exchange programs and how affordable they can be.


Win Cash Prizes in the Ag Abroad Photo Contest!

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Have you traveled abroad on a personal or academic trip? Submit the photograph that best represents your perceptions of agriculture abroad. You could win cash prizes! Photos by five finalists will be voted on at International Ag Day.

Photos due March 17 - submit your photo today!

Global Engagement and Global Citizen Award Applications Due Soon

Global Citizen

Broder-Ackermann Global Citizen Award: This award recognizes a student who has embraced global citizenship in their own community or globally through participation, promotion and/or leadership of international initiatives.

Application Deadline: March 17

Global Engagement

Kanemasu Global Engagement Award: This award recognizes students who go above and beyond by globalizing their academic program at the University of Georgia.  Designed to support a full immersion experience, this award will go to a student taking on more than the typical study abroad program.

Application Deadline: March 17

For a full list of CAES travel scholarships, click here.

Global Gazette

The Global Gazette is a biannual study abroad newsletter aimed at keeping CAES students, faculty and friends informed of international education opportunities.