In honor of #BlackHistoryMonth, we're highlighting the Historically Black Colleges and Universities (#HBCUs) helping double the number of U.S. students who study abroad by the end of the decade!

Florida A&M University counts sports reporter Pam Oliver & tennis legend Althea Gibson among its notable alumni! Thanks for being a #GenerationStudyAbroad partner, Florida A&M University
Hey Girl Scouts - do you have plans to #studyabroad in college? This #WTD2017, consider these 10 great reasons! #GenerationStudyAbroad
Study abroad is for everyone, including those with disabilities! #GenerationStudyAbroad

Gilman Alumni Spotlight: Everett Elam

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Are you attending IIE's Best Practices in #InternationalEducation Conference at Florida International University? Join a pre-conference brainstorming roundtable on March 13th, which will explore how best to reassure/advise international students and scholars from Muslim-majority countries in the MENA region and beyond, who are currently on campus or applying to come. RSVP by February 27th.

Advising Students in an Age of Anxiety | IIE's Best Practices Conference Brainstorming Roundtable

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IIE is celebrating #WTD2017 with the Girl Scouts! Teaching young students about the world and giving them the tools they need to become Global Citizens is one of the best ways to prepare the next generation of young leaders. #LetsGrow #GenerationStudyAbroad

WAGGGS - World Thinking Day

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Congratulations to the Fulbright Top Producing U.S. Institutions for 2016-2017!

Top Producing institutions for the Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program:
University of South Florida
California Polytechnic State University (Cal Poly)
Fort Lewis College
United States Naval Academy
Rhode Island School of Design

Top Producing Institutions for the Fulbright U.S. Student Program:
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If you work in higher education, please share/give us your feedback on this paper compiling ways that U.S. campuses and higher ed associations have been supporting students from the Middle East and North Africa over the last few weeks. What has your campus done to help? Do you have recommended actions for others, as well as ways in which your campuses/organizations are adapting to advise...
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Advising International Students in the Age of Anxiety: Share What Actions You've Taken

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Fewer than 10% of U.S. students study abroad. We invite institutions to join #GenerationStudyAbroad - Deadline 3/1. [ Bit.ly Link ]
International students: Check out this Virtual College Fair, hosted by EducationUSA! This a a great, free, easy way to learn all about studying in the United States.

Live Now: International Students Day

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Watch now: IIE's President Allan Goodman discusses what scholars can do about the global refugee crisis with Rose Anderson of Scholars at Risk and Dr. Enno Aufderheid of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation.

Many thanks to the Marie Curie Alumni Association for organizing this important talk!

Live Broadcast: What can scholars do about the refugee crisis?

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It's #ValentinesDay! Let's celebrate with an international education love story from The Fulbright Program: "I am thankful to #Fulbright because it gave me the opportunity to meet Martin. I cannot imagine another possible way that our paths would have crossed; Martin being a doctor from Denmark, and me being an economist from El Salvador. We do not know what the future will bring for us, but...
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Fulbright Student Program Blog

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TechWomen mentors from #SiliconValley are visiting #Kenya & #Kyrgyzstan to encourage girls to pursue #STEM careers. The #TechWomen Program is sponsored by Exchange Programs - U.S. Department of State and proudly implemented by IIE.

TechWomen Delegation Trips to Kenya, Kyrgyzstan

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Thanks for being a great #GenerationStudyAbroad commitment partner, Bethune-Cookman University! #HBCU #BlackHistoryMonth
We'll be honoring IIE's #HBCU #GenerationStudyAbroad commitment partners throughout #BlackHistoryMonth, starting with Alcorn State University. Thanks for helping more students study abroad, Alcorn State!
IIE is looking to hire a Payroll Manager that prepares, documents and disburses the organization’s payroll and payroll taxes, and oversees the administration of the time recording system. This individual will ensure that deliverables of the unit are met accurately and timely while adhering to tight deadlines. To learn more and apply, please visit: [ Ow.ly Link ] #IIECareers
If you ever participated in Exchange Programs - U.S. Department of State (like The Fulbright Program, Gilman International Scholarship- Official Page or The Hubert H Humphrey Fellowship Program, to name just a few) then consider applying for this! Alumni grants can be up to $25,000.
Congratulations to the five scholars from IIE's Adobe Creativity Scholarship program who participated in the Sundance Ignite program during the 2017 Sundance Film Festival! Three of these scholars also received Adobe Innovation Grants, a new component of the scholarship administered by IIE and generously funded by Adobe Systems, Inc.

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Are you at #GlobalTies2017? IIE's President Allan Goodman was honored to be a part of today's strategic dialogue panel. Watch the discussion here:
Congrats to the outstanding women who have just been announced as IIE Women Enhancing Technology Qualcomm Global Scholars in South Korea and Taiwan! They’ll each receive #STEM scholarships & mentoring.

WeTech Qualcomm Global Scholars Program Celebration in South Korea & Taiwan

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In celebration of Black History Month, Go Overseas honors 20 famous African Americans who studied abroad.

20 Famous African Americans Who Studied Abroad

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