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UMass Boston-October 8th Event

YOUR GATEWAY TO THE WORLD

October 8, 2009, 3:00 to 6:00 p.m. 2nd Floor
Alumni Room, Campus Center

Come and join us in this enjoyable information session about the activities and programs of OITA.
This program will include but not limited to:

Under Chancellor Motley's leadership and Provost Langley's vision, January 2009, the Office of International & Transnational Affairs (OITA) was created. OITA is to lead the efforts of the UMass Boston's development of academic and research programs with transnational foci; increase the availability of study abroad programs for both students and faculty; streamline administrative processes for international students; and collaborate with all members of the campus community and global partners in enriching the transnational elements of teaching, research and services.

- Welcoming address by Provost Langley
- Poetry from Duncan Nelson and Michael Sullivan
- Voices from the Fulbright participants and international students
- Transnational and transcultural voices from the community
- Entertainment from talented UMB students
- New program announcements for faculty and students
- Introduction of OITA staff and their roles
- Great Food! & Refreshment! and
- YOU!

Under Chancellor Motley's leadership and Provost Langley's vision, January 2009, the Office of International & Transnational Affairs (OITA) was created. OITA is to lead the efforts of the UMass Boston's development of academic and research programs with transnational foci; increase the availability of study abroad programs for both students and faculty; streamline administrative processes for international students; and collaborate with all members of the campus community and global partners in enriching the transnational elements of teaching, research and services.

10/6/09