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The Global Buffs Gazette: Fall 2015

Editors: Karstee Davis and Michal Greenberg


The More Things Change, the More They Remain the Same by Mary Dando

Like many of our study abroad alumni who went abroad, especially in the 80s and 90s, I majored in foreign languages and humanities and spent a year abroad in Europe studying literature and culture in a foreign language.... Read more

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Launching Your Global Career

November 17th, 5:00-7:00pm

C4C, Abrams Lounge

For U.S. and International students interested in global careers, in the U.S. and abroad

International Education Week

November 16th – 20th

11:00am – 3:00pm

IEW is about bringing people together. It’s a chance to be moved by another culture.

#NoFilter: Why Social Media Doesn't Mean the End of Immersion by Bryce Patterson

A debate is raging – online of course – about social media, technology, smartphones, and how these tools are either destroying the study abroad experience, or enhancing it..... Read more

Exchange Spotlight: University of East Anglia in Norwich, England by Bryce Patterson

I arrived a little past dark in early January, 2014. The taxi ride to our apartments in the city center took us, a cluster of international students, through rainy streets, past rows of classic British duplexes, along pieces of the medieval wall that surrounded the original village, and down through cobblestone streets... Read more

Denver at the Epicenter of International Education by Bryce Patterson

This May, roughly 11,000 advisors, program managers, community volunteers, English-language specialists, and more will descend on Denver for the 2016 NAFSA: Association of International Educators Conference..... Read more

Global Buffs Updates by Karstee Davis

See what your fellow Global Buffs have been up to!... Read more

Office Updates

Learn more about CU-Boulder Study Abroad staff updates, including new babies (yes, there are more!), new staff, and recent events.…. Read more

We want to hear from you! Many of you have taken your career overseas, currently live abroad, or you’ve found other ways to incorporate a global lifestyle from right here in the states! If you feel like sharing an update about you, and possibly being featured in our next newsletter please email Karstee Davis at Karstee.Davis@Colorado.EDU. Keep in touch!