SiS WORKSHOP II December edition
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This new edition of the traditional workshop and educational trip to Spain for professionals interested in study abroad programs for American students is scheduled for December 12-18, 2016.
For those interested please fulfill the APPLICATION FORM by September 17th.
Engineering and Technical Careers are encouraged to participate in this edition but it is also open to any other fields such Language, History, Culture, STEM studies, Business, Finance, Law, Health, History, Humanities, Communications, Design.
Potential candidates includes Education Abroad and Global Studies Directors, Program Administrators, Faculty and Program Directors and other specialized advisers and professionals working in Direct-enrolling, Exchange, faculty-lead, Internship or any other program that includes international mobility.
ACTIVITY DATA SHEET
- ACTIVITY: Workshop and educational trip to Spain
- DATES: December 12-18, 2016
- LOCATION: Spain (Madrid and other cities)
- PROFILE OF PARTICIPANT: Education Abroad and Global Studies Directors, Program Administrators, Advisers. Faculty and Program Directors.
- FIELDS OF STUDY: Engineering and Technical careers, Language, History, Culture, STEM studies, Business, Finance, Law, Health, History, Humanities, Communications, Design and others.
- TYPE OF STUDY ABROAD PROGRAMS: Direct-enroll, Exchange, Faculty-lead, Internships.
- DEADLINE: apply by September 17th.
GENERAL CONDITIONS: Scroll down
Previous participants of our Spain Workshops said:
"Very interesting and informative. In my profession I need to be able to advise students on every detail of a program. Having this first hand experience allows me to be able to advise confidently and better match student’s personal interest, academic needs, and budgets with the opportunities available."
Tina L. Williams
Office of International Programs, Washburn University
"I learned a lot and will definitely encourage some new relationships for students and faculty at Mercy College".
Dr. Sheila Offman Gersh
Center for Global Engagement, Mercy College
"Thank you for everything! It was very enjoyable and fun, and I learned a lot about the Spanish institutions and organizations that can provide further programs for my students."
Oklahoma State University
"Thank you for the opportunity to participate - it was both informative and a pleasure. I will share this information with colleagues at other institutions and encourage them to apply to future programs".
Study Abroad Director, Assistant Professor of Modern Languages, Carthage College
"It was a pleasure meeting you, and indeed, I learned a lot while in Spain. Thank for the wonderful opportunity. I hope to be able to send countless students to Spain to study!
Hispanic Studies, UMass Boston
"Thanks for all the good work. Visiting Spain and getting to know colleagues from here and from there was a wonderful experience. It was a great time to share ideas, know new schools, and even have some time to laugh and relax".
Associate Professor of Spanish, Chair, Languages Department, Cornell College
"I really enjoyed this experience and learned something new with each visit…"
Javier E. Lozano, Ph.D.
Director of Sister School Programs, University of the Incarnate Word
"Agradeceros la cálida acogida en España que nos habéis dado igual que la atención al detalle que habéis puesto en todo punto del congreso y en los viajes que hemos hecho por vuestro hermoso país. Fue para mí, y estoy seguro que para los otros participantes también, una experiencia tan grata como instructiva, y vuelvo con muchos contactos útiles con que ir desarrollando mis planes curriculares. ¡Muchísimas gracias!
Associate Professor Department of Languages and Cross-Cultural Studies, Augsburg College
"... this wonderful opportunity certainly supported the College’s mission to establish firm relationships with higher education institutions in Spain and around the world, and for the ultimate benefit of both American and Spanish students. As the visiting representative from the College, I so appreciated the opportunity to meet many individuals from Spanish schools and universities and visit several cities. It was an educational, pleasurable, and inspirational experience. Your country is beautiful, and everyone I met was kind and welcoming."
Anthony P. Akers
Department Chair, Communications a& Foreign Languages, Assistant Professor of Communications, Brevard Community College-Cocoa Campus
The primary goal of the program is to introduce U.S. institutions of higher education to Spanish universities, business schools, language schools, and other international education providers, offering a wide range of opportunities to American students. The aim of the program is to promote Spain as a destinations for educational services.
The program and itinerary will include meetings with representatives of public and private educational institutions and organizations, as well as scheduled visits to universities and education centers in various provinces. These workshops have the added value of an on-site experience for decision makers considering Spain as a destination for their study abroad programs. The trip includes visits to institutions and facilities in Spain.
Workshop II details
Dates: December 12-18, 2016
Location: Spain (Madrid and other cities)
Sponsors: ICEX España Exportación e Inversiones and Eduespaña
Organizers: Eduespaña and the Embassy of Spain-Trade Commission Miami
Application: Deadline September 17th, 2016 @www.spainedu.org Online application form
Workshop are extended to university-level international education administrators, chairs of academic departments and faculty leading short-term programs, interested in exploring the diverse opportunities currently available in Spain. Preferred profile includes Education Abroad and Global Studies Directors, Program Administrators, Faculty and Program Directors and other specialized advisers and professionals working in Direct-enrolling, Exchange, faculty-lead, Internship or any other program that includes international mobility.
The limited participation will be selected by the organizer based on the applications considering the objectives of the program. The organizer may ask for additional information. Only first applicants individuals will be accepted. Engineering and Technical Careers are encouraged to participate in this edition but it is also open to any other fields such Language, History, Culture, STEM studies, Business, Finance, Law, Health, History, Humanities, Communications, Design.
EDUESPAÑA and the Embassy of Spain - Trade Commission Miami.
The activity is sponsored and fully funded by ICEX España Exportación e Inversiones and EDUESPAÑA for a limited number of participants. Invitation for participants in the program covers a round-trip airline ticket to Madrid (Spain), hotel accommodations, city transfers, and meals included in final program, for the one-week duration of the activity.
Dates, itinerary and final program will be decided by organizers based on the objectives of the program with the aim to suit the interest of all participants. The number and final selection of participants will determined by organizers. Conditions may change without prior notice.