Center for Global Engagement
Featured NewsBiology students take research to Central America
August 20, 2015
This summer, the first-ever study abroad opportunity for UNG's biology department took students to tropical reefs teeming with vibrant sea life off the coast of Belize and highland forests in Costa Rica, where 100 percent humidity keeps the treetops shrouded in mist.
UNG creates Institute for Leadership and Strategic Studies
August 19, 2015
The new Institute for Leadership and Strategic Studies at the University of North Georgia (UNG), through collaboration with the university's academic affairs units, may result in new programs related to security and strategic studies. The institute will be a cross-disciplinary organizational structure to support coordination of academic, co-curricular, career placement, and leadership development programs related to UNG's Corps of Cadets.
Summer internship takes UNG student to Defense center in Hawaii
July 22, 2015
Ethan Crosby, a senior at UNG, is gaining invaluable experience this summer as an intern at the Daniel K. Inouye Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies, which is funded and operated through the U.S. Department of Defense.
Two UNG students selected for Fulbright Scholarships
June 8, 2015
Two University of North Georgia (UNG) students, Jacob Dietrich and Erika Evans, have been selected for the prestigious Fulbright program, for which recipients are selected on the basis of academic or professional achievement, as well as demonstrated leadership potential in their fields.
UNG welcomes representatives from Bavarian universities
May 26, 2015
To expand global opportunities for faculty, staff and students, the University of North Georgia (UNG) welcomed presidents of 10 German universities and other education officials to the Dahlonega Campus this past week.