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March 6, 2017

Executive Order Updates
Updates on the Executive Order on Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States

March 1, 2016

Congratulations to our International Postdoctoral Fellows on receiving 2016 Professional Excellence Awards.  Damayanti Chakraborty, PhD received an Allen B. Rawitch Professional Excellence and an Outstanding Woman Scholar Award; Hemant Chavan, PhD received an Allen B. Rawitch Professional Excellence Award and Aritra Bhattacherjee, PhD received an Allen B. Rawitch Professional Excellence Award. 
2016 Postdoctoral Professional Excellence Award Recipients 
Jill Morris, PhD received the Distinguished Postdoctoral Scholar Award
Heather Wilkins, PhD received an Allen B. Rawitch Professional Excellence, Outstanding Woman Scholar Award
Damayanti Chakraborty, PhD received an Allen B. Rawitch Professional Excellence, Outstanding Woman Scholar Award
Hemant Chavan, PhD received an Allen B. Rawitch Professional Excellence Award
Aritra Bhattacherjee, PhD received an Allen B. Rawitch Professional Excellence Award

To learn more about the awards, please visit the Postdoctoral Professional Excellence Awards website.

January 26, 2016
OIP ANNOUNCEMENT: Zika Virus in Central America Update
For more information on the Zika Virus, please visit the CDC website at this link: Zika Virus-CDC.

December 14, 2015
OIP ANNOUNCEMENT: Zika Virus in Central America

Check out Christian Medical College's youtube channel for stories from Vellore, India!
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCxAN3KCjZ8u109OUwaJlC0w 

Kirsten Devin

Congratulations to Kirsten Devin for receiving a Fulbright US Student Program Grant to conduct research in Brazil for the 2015-2016 school year.  Kirsten is a student in the KUMC School of Medicine and will return to complete her MD in 2017.  

The Christian Medical College in Vellore, India recently received an award for their work in Public Health.  KUMC and CMC collaborate on several programs, including the Robinson International Studies Award and the Modale Fellowship Program.

Robinson-Mani Scholars Celebration: Friends, family and donors gather at KU Alumni Association to celebrate the centennial of Dr. Robinson's life and the 10th anniversary of the Robinson-Mani Scholarship program. See photos here

Two OT students, Jenna Schulte and Joel Strain, were awarded Robinson Scholarships and went to Christian Medical College in Vellore, India this past summer - read more about their experiences here.

November 17, 2014
The 886,052 international students and their families at universities and colleges across the country supported 340,000 jobs and contributed $26.8 billion to the U.S. economy during the 2013-2014 academic year
 

October 24, 2014
*Congratulations to Irina Aris, KUMC's Employee of the Quarter!  

October 24, 2014
Executive Vice Chancellor Douglas Girod, M.D. on KUMC policy regarding International Experiences and Ebola 

Executive Dean Dr. Simari on the Office of International Programs

September 25, 2014
The Office of International Programs is highlighted in Advances 

Executive Vice Chancellor Dr. Girod on the Office of International Programs

August 29, 2014
The Geography of Foreign Students in U.S. Higher Education: Origins and Destinations
 

July 23, 2014
Education and Immigration: Why Keeping International Students Is a Good Thing for the Economy
 

June 26, 2014
The Time is Now: Immigration Reform and the Global Competition for International Students and Scholars
 

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