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Phi Beta Delta Nominations

Phi Beta Delta Honor Society for International Scholars is currently
accepting nominations for its spring induction. Students who have studied
abroad and meet the GPA requirements (3.1 for undergraduates; 3.5 for
graduates) are welcome to nominate themselves to become members. For
nomination materials, please contact Mary Ann Kelly at [log in to unmask] or
542-7903.  For more information on Phi Beta Delta, please see
<http://www.phibetadelta.org/>.

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Want to study in Australia or New Zealand?

Ms. Kristi Hanratty of Australearn will be on campus Monday, March 11, from
3:30-5pm in the Tate Student Center Room 144. This is a drop-in session for
students learn more about the study abroad opportunities through
Australearn. Come by and ask your questions, pick up brochures and learn more!

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Avignon, France Program Information Sessions

The UGA Avignon Study Abroad Program will be holding the following Q & A
sessions about their fall 2002 program in Avignon, France.
DATES:                                       TIME:              LOCATION:
Monday, March 11                        3-5:00 P.M.             326 Baldwin
Hall
For more information about the program, please see:
<http://www.uga.edu/avignon/>.

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Scholarships for Study Abroad

There are several scholarship deadlines approaching soon. The Regents and
SCOG Scholarships are due March 1. If you will be attending a program in
Australia or New Zealand through Butler Institute for Study Abroad, the
application deadline  is March 15.  The deadline for the Freeman Asia
scholarships for summer programs to Asia is March 1. For more information
on these and other scholarships for study abroad, see:
<http://www.uga.edu/oie/schship.htm>.

The American University in Cairo is pleased to announce the 2002 Simpson
Scholarships in Egyptology for outstanding students of all nationalities
who are of junior or senior standing in a college or university outside of
Egypt at the time they apply. Simpson Scholarships provide an award of
$2500 per semester (not to exceed two consecutive semesters) to
undergraduate students who enroll in the Study Aboard Program at The
American University in Cairo and concentrate their studies in Egyptology.
Applicants must have their home university's permission to study abroad and
must be accepted by AUC into the Study Abroad Program before April 15,
2002. Those receiving the award are required to enroll in a minimum of
three Egyptology courses for each semester they are receiving the award and
will be required to maintain a 3.3 GPA in these courses for the scholarship
to be renewed for the second semester. For full details, please contact us
in the New York
Office at [log in to unmask]

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Interested in backpacking through Europe this summer?

Have you ever been to Europe? Ever wanted to go to Europe? Like to backpack?

EuroQuest takes you on a backpacking scavenger hunt through the continent.
On the trip, you will: travel through 8 countries, see amazing sights, meet
interesting people and have the opportunity to win up to $10000 in cash
prizes.

See the following website for more info <www.euroquest.ws>, or call Jason
Long or Kathryn Mahaney at (706) 254-4750.

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Position Announcement in International Education

Study Abroad Coordinator
University of Denver
Denver, CO

For a complete description please reply to this message

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Student Quotes

-From a student on the Semester at Sea Program
"Honestly, everyday is an amazing experience with this voyage. The most
unique part is that EVERYTHING we learn in class we see it acted out in
real life the next day."

-From a student in Florence, Italy
"There is so much out here that I do not know, and especially when it comes
to the U.S. and the rest of the world's opinion of th U.S."

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Office of International Education
University of Georgia
209 Barrow Hall
Athens, GA  30602-2407
Phone: (706) 542-7903
Fax: (706) 542-6622
http://www.uga.edu/oie
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