International Education and Global Engagement

IEGE In The News

News articles featuring IEGE staff, Chico State international students, Fulbright Scholars, and more!

News Stories

April 21, 2022

Rise, Teach, Learn: Global Engagement Opportunities for Faculty (Podcast)

The podcast discusses information for faculty to teach and lead programs abroad, opportunities to do research internationally, and resources to create international collaborations in the classroom. 

March 3, 2022

University Among Nation's Top Fulbright Scholar-Producing Higher Ed Institutions 

Turkey. Jordan. Sri Lanka. These are countries where Chico State faculty are furthering their research this academic year—a year in which the University has more of its scholars teaching and researching abroad on Fulbright awards than ever.

December 11, 2021

Chico State Study Abroad Program Stands Out

The study abroad program at Chico State has recently been honored as a top study abroad program. 

December 1, 2021

Action News Now-Chico State Study Abroad and Exchange

Chico State Study Abroad and Exchange's Coordinator, Ximena Ospina, speaks to local News Agency, Action News Now.

November 29, 2021

Chico State Study Abroad Program Ranked #5 

KRCR News.

November 29, 2021

Chico State Recognized Once Again As One Of Nation's Top Study Abroad Programs

Once again, the Institute of International Education (IIE) has recognized the University as being one of the most active and engaged US higher education institutions in its category for participation in studying abroad.

November 19, 2021

Wildcats Do And Dare 

What might the world look like if rather than wondering about some distant future, we took daily action toward the tomorrow of our dreams? 

October 29, 2021

Fulbright Program names Chico State to Prestigious List of National Higher-Education HSI Leaders

Chico State has been named a Fulbright HSI Leader in the designation’s inaugural year, and is one of just 35 higher education institutions nationwide to receive the honor.

September 30, 2021

Chico State Welcome Teachers from Across the World

Chico State welcomed 16 teachers from across the globe for a six-week exchange of cultures and ideas. The teachers arrived in Chico from 15 different countries as a part of the Fulbright Teaching Excellence and Achievement program on Sep 14.

September 27, 2021

Estudiantes de Nutrición y Bienestar Integral del Tec Guadalajara, en colaboración con la California State University, Chico, desarrollan proyecto internacional sobre obesidad.

Keiko Goto’s students in NFSC 667 are participating in a COIL project with students at TEC (Technologic de Monterrey), Mexico, and their project has been featured in CONECTA, Tec de Monterrey magazine!

August 26, 2021

3 Academic Writing Tips for International Students

Saundra Wright and Jenni Bolte offer insight how international students can prepare for writing academic papers at US colleges and universities.

July 1, 2021

CSU, Chico 2020 Staff Excellence Award Winners

We congratulate Tasha Alexander, International Education and Global Engagement, for being selected as CSU, Chico's Outstanding Staff Employee of the Year for 2020! 

June 21, 2021

Professor Receives Fulbright Scholar Award to Teach and Study Agricultural Best Practices in Turkey

Lee Altier, professor of agriculture, has been awarded a Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program award for the fall 2021 academic semester from the U.S. Department of State and the Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board.

May 26, 2021

Anthropology Professor Chosen For Prestigious Fulbright Scholar Award

Jesse Dizard, professor of anthropology, has been awarded a Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program award for the 2021–22 academic year from the U.S. Department of State and the Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board.

April 26, 2021

Anthropology Professor Chosen For Prestigious Fulbright Scholar Award

Brian Brazeal, professor of anthropology, has a been awarded a Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program award for the 2021–22 academic year from the U.S. Department of State and the Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board.

March 15, 2021

Students Engage Globally, Virtually, Amid COVID-19(opens in new window)(opens in new window)

Studying abroad looks different in the age of COVID-19, but the pandemic hasn’t stopped students from expanding their world-views, gaining new skills, and building lasting relationships.

March 12, 2021

CSU, Chico’s Study Abroad Program Once Again Recognized as One of Nation’s Best(opens in new window)(opens in new window)

For the 15th consecutive year, Chico State’s Study Abroad program was ranked in the top 10 nationally for students learning in another country for at least a year.