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14 UW–Madison students win Fulbright awards

February 13, 2024

Fulbright Top Producing Institutions like UW–Madison value global connection and support members of their campus communities to pursue international opportunities.

Search underway for International Division Dean

October 12, 2022

A search is underway for the next dean of the International Division, which supports nearly 8,000 international students per year as well as to 600 faculty and staff. Applications are due by Jan. 9, 2023.

Remembering Layne Hailu

September 1, 2022

The junior who passed away in Madison on Aug. 19 is being remembered by friends as a changemaker and innovator. He was also passionate about sports, music and was known for his infectious smile and generous nature. 

Podestá to step down as International Division vice provost and dean; Gerhart to serve in interim role

July 26, 2022

Guido Podestá, who has led the division for the past 10 years, is credited with bolstering and expanding international engagement at UW–Madison.

UW–Madison rises in rankings for study abroad, international students

November 15, 2021

The report lists UW–Madison as No. 4 among all U.S. universities for study abroad participation and No. 19 for number of international students.

UW–Madison ranked among top universities for study abroad

November 13, 2018

The university's strong showing is due in part to the development of new programs targeted at students earlier in their academic careers.

Public input sought on state roadmap for global language education

June 4, 2018

As Wisconsin competes in an increasingly global economy, business and education leaders are seeking feedback on a "language roadmap."

UW–Madison ranked No. 1 for Peace Corps for second year

February 21, 2018

The University of Wisconsin–Madison has once again been ranked first among large schools on the Peace Corps 2018 Top Volunteer-Producing Colleges and Universities list.

Four graduate students win Fulbright-Hays doctoral research awards

October 16, 2017

Fulbright-Hays DDRA Awards provide funds to doctoral students to conduct research outside the United States in foreign languages and area studies for up to 12 months.

UW-Madison ranked first in number of Peace Corps volunteers

February 28, 2017

The University of Wisconsin–Madison ranked first among large schools on the Peace Corps 2017 Top Volunteer-Producing Colleges and Universities list. There are 87 Badgers currently volunteering worldwide.

UW-Madison among top producers of Fulbright students and scholars

February 21, 2017

UW-Madison has been named one of the nation’s top producers of Fulbright students and scholars.