Office of Global Affairs

Office of Global Affairs

Sharing her passion for global study

OMA&D Rome Program alumna gives back as an adviser

Discovery abroad

Explore our map for UW students' photos and stories

Global Innovation Fund

New funding opportunities for UW faculty and partners from the Office of Global Affairs

Students take leadership in the Arctic

'Future of Ice' initiative engages across disciplines and geographic boundaries

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  • Scholarships fuel undergrad's research and study in Asia

    April 24, 2015

    UW senior Benjamin Lee will present his Honor's thesis this spring on Taiwanese - South Korean diplomacy. Scholarships, including the Fritz, FLAS, UW Early Identification Program Presidential Scholarship, and Mary Gates Research, have supported his studies on campus and abroad. Read more from Undergraduate Academic Affairs...


  • UW scientists partner with spies to save wildlife

    April 22, 2015

    Conservation biologists from the University of Washington are working together with spy agencies and international partners to save wildlife worldwide. Read more from NBC News...


  • Sharing her passion for global study

    April 21, 2015

    OMA&D adviser and Rome Program alumna Annabel Cholico relives her study abroad experience through the eyes of her students. Her passion for global discovery ignited by the OMA&D Rome Program, alumna Annabel Cholico now inspires UW students to study abroad.Indra Ekmanis   The first time Annabel Cholico, '08, stepped off of a plane, she felt…


  • Global health and the arts converge

    April 14, 2015

    "The Panacea Project - Global Health & the Arts" performance showcase will debut Friday, April 24 at ACT Theater in Seattle. Community members from global health fields and the arts will converge for a night of interdisciplinary connections and re-imagination of health and healing. UW faculty, staff and students will perform. The performance is organized by…


  • Vanke Holdings chairman visits UW

    April 9, 2015

    Wang Shi, Chairman of the Chinese real estate firm Vanke Holdings, will speak on the University of Washington campus. Mr Wang's lecture, The New Normal: Chinese Urbanization and Sustainable Building Practices, will take place on April 22 at 6pm in the Microsoft Atrium at the Paul G. Allen Center for Computer Science and Engineering. The event is…