International Programs

International Programs


Funding the Road to Research: Interdisciplinary collaborations boost federal grants for CLAS
Dreaming about roads is what keeps Stephen Perz awake at night. The associate professor of sociology has received five grants to date to
help solve a simple question with complex answers: What happens when you build a road in the middle of the Amazon?

UF/CLAS Have High Rankings for Study-Abroad Students and International Students and Scholars
The University of Florida ranks 11th nationally in the number of students studying abroad, according to the Open Doors report by the Institute of International Education.

French Ambassador Jean-David LevitteAmbassador Visits UF
French Ambassador Jean-David Levitte spoke to a crowd of more than 400 UF faculty and students on October 3.


Lombardi ScholarsLombardi Scholars Explore South Africa
While spending two weeks in the South African capital of Pretoria, the Lombardi Scholars had the chance to meet with fellow college students from the University of Pretoria and attend lectures on South African history and politics, the HIV/AIDS crisis, and US foreign policy in the region.

Studying Hindu Traditions: UF Establishes Nation's First Center for the Study of Hindu Traditions (CHiTra)
To encourage the research, teaching and public understanding of the Hindu culture, the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences has established the country's first Center for the Study of Hindu Traditions (CHiTra). The only other center of its kind in the world is Oxford University's Centre for Hindu Studies, with which UF will have collaborations.

Harrison Receives International Anthropology Award
Faye Harrison, a professor of African American studies and anthropology, has received the 2004 Society for the Anthropology of North America (SANA) Prize for Distinguished Achievement in the Critical Study of North America.

Paris FranceParis Research Center News
The Paris Research Center shares recent news of scholarly events and programs that have catapulted this CLAS initiative to national and international visibility.

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