IE and Brown to Offer Joint Business Degree
Brown University and IE Business School in Madrid, Spain, will offer the joint IE Brown Executive Master of Business Administration (E.M.B.A.) degree. This is the first Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) degree to be awarded by Brown. Members of the Class of 2016, who start the program in March of 2015, will be the first to earn this joint degree.
Brown to Lead Study-Abroad Consortium
Brown University has partnered with six Ivy Plus institutions to launch an initiative aimed at improving study abroad opportunities for students. The Consortium for Advance Studies Abroad (CASA) will develop comprehensive program centers of study around the world. The first center will launch in Havana in the 2014-15 academic year.
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Global Experiential Learning and Teaching (GELT) Program
Deadline: June 25, 2014
The Office of Global Engagement (OGE), in partnership with the offices of Academic Development and Diversity, the Dean of the College, Dean of the Faculty, and the School of Professional Studies, is pleased to announce the 2014/2015 Global Experiential Learning and Teaching (GELT) grant program.
The GELT program provides funds for credit-bearing advanced seminars or capstone courses (undergraduate or graduate), in any academic discipline, that embed an international travel component prior to, during, or at the end of the course. The GELT program offers two forms of support:
- Phase One provides up to $4000 to support the development of a new course with an embedded short-term education abroad component.
- Phase Two provides up to $35,000 to support travel, accommodations, and related costs, for one faculty member and up to 12 Brown students.
For more information including eligibility and application requirements, please visit: http://www.brown.edu/about/administration/global-engagement/global-experiential-learning-and-teaching-gelt.
Core Fulbright Scholar Program
Deadline: August 1, 2014
The Core Scholar Program funds over 800 faculty and professionals to travel and work abroad each year. In addition, regular faculty who receive Fulbright awards may be eligible for a salary supplement from the office of the relevant Dean. For assistance in applying for Fulbright awards or for questions concerning Brown's support for Fulbright applications, please contact Joel Revill, Assistant Dean of the Faculty.
To see whether you qualify to apply for a Fulbright, visit the Council for International Exchange of Scholars website at: