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International Student Enrollment on the Rise at University of Arkansas

Record number of international students, from 112 countries attending U of A

A total of 1,525 international students enrolled at the University of Arkansas this semester, representing 112 countries. That is a 10 percent increase from 1,387 in fall 2013 and an all-time high for the university. There are 810 undergraduate students, 714 graduate students and one law student. China, Brazil, India, Panama and Bolivia are the top five foreign countries represented on campus. read more

Erika Kohler

Doctoral Candidate Studies Possibility of Metal Snow on Venus

Kohler conducting research on a NASA Harriett G. Jenkins Graduate Fellowship

Is it snowing metal on Venus?

Erika Kohler is trying to find out.

Kohler, a doctoral candidate in the Arkansas Center for Space and Planetary Sciences at the University of Arkansas, returned to campus last month after a summer-long fellowship at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Maryland, where she performed experiments in the facility’s pressure chamber to simulate Venusian conditions. read more

International Education Week Essay Contest Flier

International Education Week Essay Contest

Topic: Describe a personal experience in which differences in culture and outlook between people were put aside for a common goal.

Deadline: November 11, 2014 @ 5 p.m.

First Prize: iPod shuffle

For more info: go to or email Amanda Cantu

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First Year Graduate Student Orientation

On Wednesday August 20, 2014, The University of Arkansas Graduate School and International Education hosts a one-day orientation at the beginning of each fall and spring semester, and hosts seminars throughout the year for FIRST YEAR GRADUATE STUDENTS.

Below is a list of publications and web links we’ve compiled to assist new graduate students. If you have any additional questions, please do not hesitate to contact the Graduate School and International Education.

First Year Graduate Student Orientation

Wednesday, August 20, 2014
8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Arkansas Union

Agenda for day of Orientation

Registration form pending

For further information please visit the First Year Graduate Student Orientation page or contact Michael Rau


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