Aniqa Islam

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Experiential Global Learning Student Spotlight: Kanakapriya Chelladurai

Majoring in Financial Management, fourth-year student Kanakapriya Chelladurai spent her Fall 2021 semester exploring a school away from Storrs. Her exchange program of choice: Korea University in Seoul, South Korea!

Experiential Global Learning Student Spotlight: Prabhas KC

Majoring in Economics, fourth-year student Prabhas KC spent an incredible Winter 2022 semester in some not-so-wintery weather. His program of choice: Multicultural Psychology in Hawaii!

Experiential Global Learning Student Spotlight: Lauren Pawlowski

Majoring in Environmental Studies (Honors) and Economics, fourth-year student Lauren Pawlowski embarked on an exciting Fall 2021 semester studying abroad. Her program of choice: Food & Sustainability Studies at the Umbra Institute in Perugia, Italy

Poems & Rhapsodies: UConn Professors Fuse Ukrainian, French, British, & American Sound

The National Symphony of Ukraine is considered the preeminent orchestra in Ukraine. “Poems & Rhapsodies” captures the poetic essence and rhapsodic style of Ukrainian, French, British, & American composers.

Portrait of Alexander von Humboldt by Friedrich Georg Weitsch

Confronting History: The Legacy of Alexander von Humboldt’s Encounters with the Americas in the Twenty First Century

On Wednesday, September 22, 2021, UConn Global Affairs and the German Consulate General Boston co-presented the lunchtime discussion "Confronting History: The Legacy of Alexander von Humboldt's Encounter with the Americas in the Twenty First Century."

ECNU & UConn holds Global Elites Academic Program

East China Normal University (ECNU) and University of Connecticut (UConn) held the online academic program themed “Global Elites in Humanities and Social Sciences” this summer

Critical Thinking, Academic Research & Global Citizenship in the 21st Century

UConn extends a virtual welcome to ECNU students

UConn Joins Global Network of Autism Researchers

The Connecticut Autism and Language Lab (CALL) has partnered with seven universities in as many different countries — six of which are Universitas 21 members — to form the U21 Autism Research Network.

Queen Rania Teacher Academy Establishes Advisory Board

As part of its strategic development efforts, Queen Rania Teacher Academy (QRTA) has announced the formation of an Advisory Board, comprising nine members representing academic partners, international education organizations, and regional education experts.

A Call for Peace from UConn Abrahamic Programs

UConn Abrahamic Programs ( serves as an innovative academic umbrella that fosters cross-border research collaboration, intercultural communication, and community engagement to explore emerging trends and issues of critical importance in the Middle East and North Africa.