GREAT Program Faculty Director part of UC Davis team developing low cost, portable ventilators

May 01, 2020

Students who participate in the Global Research Experience in Advanced Technologies (GREAT) program are able to work with extraordinary UC Davis faculty like Tingrui Pan, GREAT Program Faculty Director.  He is part of a team of engineers and clinicians developing  low cost, portable ventilators.  The opportunity to access faculty like this are why our students thrive here and are able to achieve their own academic goals. 

5 Tips for Success as an Online Learner

April 27, 2020

We strive to provide convenient, flexible, high-quality remote learning courses to help you achieve your goals and continue your education from home. If you’ve never taken an online course before, here are five tips to help prepare you for success as an online learner.

Zoom and Tik Tok Videos Come to International Programs During Remote Learning

April 24, 2020

The Intensive English Programs at UC Davis have moved online, like the rest of campus, and our instructors and student assistants have been hard at work to create engaging and creative ways to stay connected and make English language learning fun and productive!

Shizuoka Salesio High School comes to UC Davis International English Programs

February 06, 2020

Traditionally Intensive English Programs (IEP) are for adult learners to advance and accelerate their career through participation in a rigorous English language curriculum. High school students can participate in a similar course of study through “English youth programs.” These programs often balance instruction with other social and cultural components to create a more age-related experience.

Discover International Program's Social Media Sites

October 18, 2019

Social Media has revolutionized the way businesses interact with the public through channels of communication that reach a wide audience.  At UC Davis International Programs, we believe social media is a great tool to communicate with current and prospective students, partners and recruiting agencies and alumni. Each social media platform under International Programs purview allows us to cater to specific audiences.

 

A Successful Year End at the UC Davis/ISA Tokyo Center

July 03, 2019

Guest author Patricia Willers, English instructor (UC Davis, ISA)

As the English Language classes gear up for summer quarter at UC Davis, across the globe, programs are winding down for the year. On Friday, the UC Davis/ISA Tokyo Center classroom passed out the last certificates of the academic year and wished the students well on the next steps of their academic journeys. 

UC Davis’ Custom Youth Programs Offer Chinese Students a Taste of College Life

May 31, 2019

Youth from two of the top six schools in China’s largest metropolis, Guangzhou, recently visited UC Davis to study and experience university life in the United States.  As part of the Custom Youth Programs at UC Davis Continuing and Professional Education - international, middle and high school students participate in a variety of academically rigorous research, college preparation and English language programs on the UC Davis campus.

Visiting International Students Participate in East Asian Studies Research Seminar

May 14, 2019

This spring, Chinese, South Korean, Japanese, and Hong Kong students from UC Davis’ Global Study Program have joined UC Davis undergraduate students in an East Asian Studies Research Seminar. The first offering of its kind, this course is a collaboration between International programs at UC Davis Continuing and Professional Education and the East Asian Studies Department.

Colombia Teachers Come to UC Davis for Teaching Program

November 27, 2018

47 secondary school teachers from the District of Bogotá, Colombia came to UC Davis on November 4, to study teaching methodology and take courses designed to enhance their English language skills. Over the duration of their four-week program, they attended classes on campus and took part in field trips to the Language Academy of Sacramento, the State Capital, Old Sacramento and San Francisco.

UC Davis Awarded Grant to Support Afghan Fulbright Students

October 30, 2018

By Mary Martin-Mabry, digital communications specialist, Global Affairs

Attending graduate school in your country of origin can be demanding, but imagine beginning your professional research or studies thousands of miles from home, in a second language, while trying to adapt to cultural nuances and different academic standards.

English for Global Business Takes Field trips

October 04, 2017

The English for Global Business Program students take on tons of fun excursions, including two full day on-site visits to regional businesses or industries. In the past, students have toured the Intel museum, stopped for photos ops in Google’s Google Plex and Facebook’s HQ, and toured the Gekkeikan Sake Brewery in Folsom!