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Chinese Delegation visits University’s campus
November 18, 2013 • By Annie Conway
USAC renews agreement with Southwest University for Nationalities.
Gilman Scholarship winners travel to interesting locales this summer to study
June 11, 2013 • By Deanna Hearn
Rosemary McCarthy also overseas as a visiting professor for the studies abroad program.
A picture-perfect moment
November 9, 2012 • By John Trent
Winning photo in USAC contest captures a special moment.
USAC student interns in Torino kindergarten
October 18, 2012 • Staff Report
RSJ student Libby Brokaw is staying involved in community in Torino.
USAC's 30-year window to the world
August 21, 2012 • By John Trent
To celebrate anniversary, USAC sponsors photo contest
Capturing the World
June 29, 2012
Alumnus Lee Pfalmer traversed the globe showing the benefits of Nevada's study abroad program.
University Studies Abroad Consortium adds new programs
June 21, 2012 • By Jaclyn McBride
After 30 years of collaboration with the University of Nevada, Reno, the Consortium adds new programs in Turkey, Israel, Brazil.
Neuroscience student spreads silver and blue to Italy
October 20, 2011 • Staff Report
In a special ceremony, USAC was honored for its six-year impact on the city of Viterbo, Italy.
University celebrates new study-abroad program in Thailand
June 8, 2011 • By Claudene Wharton
On June 10, the University Studies Abroad Consortium celebrates its 30th year and a new study-abroad location in Chiang Mai, Thailand.
USAC students have busy fall semester in Alicante
January 4, 2011 • By John Trent
During the fall semester, several University students kept busy with a multitude of activities centered in and out of the classroom in Alicante, Spain.
USAC hosts hundreds of international educators
October 20, 2010 • By Natalie Savidge
International educators gather in Sparks to discuss emerging international education issues, share analyses and best-practices.
USAC awarded scholarship pool to further study
October 5, 2010 • Staff Report
University of Nevada, Reno students now have a scholarship pool of $25,000 thanks to a gift from the Frances C. and William P. Smallwood Foundation.
Studies Abroad holds Japan informational meeting
September 2, 2009 • Staff Report
Come learn more about the University Studies Abroad Consortium’s (USAC) new program in Nagasaki, Japan on Thursday, Sept. 10.
USAC students help build temporary housing in Costa Rica
May 27, 2009 • By John Trent
In the wake of a magnitude 6.1 earthquake that jolted Costa Rica, university students are making a difference by building temporary housing.
USAC partners with magistrate to promote cultural exchange
February 20, 2009 • By Skyler Dillon
The Universities Studies Abroad Consortium and U.S. Magistrate Judge Valerie P. Cooke are partnering to extend study abroad advantages to law students in Spain and Chile.
USAC collects donations for victims of China earthquake
June 25, 2008 • By Alix Cirac
Study abroad program requests help from campus and state-wide communities.
Spending a summer abroad, going with the flow
June 3, 2008 • By Guia Del Prado
Political Science major Taylor Anderson embarked on a 10-week summer journey in Torino, Italy where he must adapt, speak and live according to Italian standards