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EcuadorStudy abroad through the Sustainability and Social Justice in Ecuador program in May 2018. This hands-on, experiential learning program with a service component takes place in Cuenca and Quito, Ecuador. Students will learn in an experiential and hands-on way and strengthen their knowledge of cultural humility, immigration, transnational identities and problems with the current understanding of leadership. Students will explore themes based on sustainability, food security, indigenous rights, local crafts and women’s rights as they relate to social justice.. This education abroad program is open to undergraduate and graduate students and is taught in English. The deadline to apply is November 19. For more information, visit go.osu.edu/EcuadorService.

The Ohio State University is ranked in the top 5 nationally among doctoral institutions for the number of students studying abroad and is in the top 20 for its international student enrollment, according to a national report Monday, November 13.

Ohio State ranks 5th among the nation’s colleges and universities and 1st in the Big Ten with 2,886 students studying abroad in 2015-16, a 6.5 percent increase over the previous year. Ohio State ranks 2nd in the nation for the number of students participating in short-term programs with 2,774 studying abroad for one to eight weeks during the academic year. Ohio State ranks 17th in the nation with 7,684* international students enrolled in 2016, an 8 percent increase in enrollment from the previous year.

These findings were issued as part of the 2017 Open Doors Report, an annual survey published by the Institute of International Education in partnership with the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs.

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Great Wall of ChinaEducation abroad allows you to earn academic credit, fulfill requirements in your major, minor or elective coursework; experience hands-on learning and gain invaluable intellectual insight. The Office of International Affairs offers a myriad of study abroad programs for students to choose from, so you can find the one that's the right fit for you. There are several education abroad programs with deadlines occurring in November and December. Read more to explore these faculty-led programs and be sure to submit your application on time. To learn more about semester-length semester programs, use the education abroad search tool.

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    Apply for Polish Studies Initiative Grants and Scholarships

    The Polish Studies Initiative of the Center for Slavic and East European Studies is seeking applications for faculty and graduate student research grants, as well as undergraduate and graduate stud ...

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Karen Hutzel, resident director, with students in Jamaica

Resident Director Profile: Karen Hutzel

Karen Hutzel, associate professor in the Department of Arts Administration, Education and Policy, served as resident director for the study abroad program, Exploring Jamaican Arts and Culture

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