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Return to Classes, Fall 2021
For Oxford undergraduates, we anticipate providing most instruction face-to-face and do not foresee a fully remote option.
Where in the World is Miami Wednesday: Scotland
Pranshu and his broomball team after winning the championship game.Meet Savanna, a junior Information Technology major, who is participating in an exchange program in Glasgow, Scotland this semester.
Backpacking in Europe: A Reflection
MUDEC student Ethan Kopp reflects upon his travel in Europe and the world of youth hostels described in books such as 'Backpack Ambassadors'
Faculty Research Profile: Fauzia Ahmed
During the 2020 fiscal year, Dr. Fauzia Ahmed, associate professor of sociology, conducted participatory action research on gender and empowerment among Rohingya women in refugee camps.
CAS Global Readiness Certificate Cohort Announced
Twenty-six CAS students are part of the newest Global Readiness Certificate Cohort.
10 Semester Co-Sponsored Programs Abroad
Are you considering studying abroad for a full semester, but not sure which program is right for you? We've compiled a list of 11 co-sponsored programs across various disciplines and parts of the world.
Miami Named 'Top Producing Institution' for Fulbright U.S. Student Program
Miami was named by the Institute of International Education (IIE) as one of the "Top Producing Institutions" for the Fulbright U.S. Student Program. 
'Find Your Place Quest' a New Twist on the Education Abroad Fair
When Global Initiatives staff realized that they had to postpone their customary face-to-face Education Abroad Fair from fall to spring because of the pandemic, they wanted to come up with a fun and creative virtual alternative. The 'Find Your Place Quest' brings a new twist to the concept.
MUDEC Spring Semester Begins with Travel, Reflection
Read Hannah's experiences as she and 65 other students begin their spring semester at MUDEC.