Our Pan American Ties: Celebrating our Shared Hemisphere​


Published on: April 14th, 2017

Our Pan American Ties: Celebrating our Shared Hemisphere

By David Hodge on April 14, 2017 Today we celebrate Pan American Day, and this week we marked Pan American Week, both established to recognize the unity and strong bonds across the Western Hemisphere. Since Pan American Day was first celebrated 86 years ago, the lives of the more than one billion people that make up the Americas have never been more closely intertwined.



Exxon Mobil : UW Recipient of Innovation Fund Grant for Student-Led Research Projects​


Published on: April 14th, 2017

Exxon Mobil : UW Recipient of Innovation Fund Grant for Student-Led Research Projects | 4-Traders

LARAMIE, Wyo., April 10 — The University of Wyoming issued the following news release: The University of Wyoming is among seven schools — three from the United States, two from Brazil, and one each in Colombia and Mexico — to receive grant money for collaborative research projects, and to increase bilateral mobility of U.S., Latin American and Caribbean students through study abroad program development.



Unibe se beneficia con becas de la Casa Blanca​


Published on: March 30th, 2017

Unibe se beneficia con becas de la Casa Blanca

En abril se dará el intercambio entre las universidades, comentaron Stephen Ferst, del Collage of Staten Island, y Elizabeth Rodríguez, directora de Educación Global de Unibe. Esteban Monge/La República Unos siete estudiantes de enfermería de la Universidad de Iberoamérica (Unibe) iniciarán en abril un intercambio con Estados Unidos, mediante el programa “100.000 Strong in the Americas” que otorgó la beca a dicha universidad privada.



URI engineering students making prosthetic arms, hands for Colombian amputees​


Published on: March 29th, 2017

URI engineering students making prosthetic arms, hands for Colombian amputees – Providence Business News

SOUTH KINGSTOWN – Thanks to a $25,000 federal grant, University of Rhode Island engineering students will design and make prosthetic hands and arms for amputees in Colombia. The project, funded by the 100,000 Strong in the Americas program, will enable the students to travel to the South American country this summer.



UCIE Receives Grant To Begin Student Exchange In Argentina​


Published on: March 29th, 2017

UCIE receives grant to begin student exchange in Argentina

Wright State’s University Center for International Education (UCIE) received a $25,000 grant to begin a student exchange program for the 2017-2018 school year with a university in Argentina. The grant was issued through the 100,000 Strong in the Americas Initiative by the U.S. Embassy in Buenos Aires.