Global Minute

Madeline Jacobs receives Excellence in Language Study Award

Congratulations to Madeline Jacobs, a fourth semester French student, who has received the Excellence in Language Study Award this spring from the Wisconsin Association For Language Teachers. Students on whom this award is conferred have demonstrated great achievement and progress …

Apply now for 2024-2025 scholarships in all of our programs!

Applications for all scholarships within the Department of Global Studies  are due within the UWM Panther Scholarship Portal are on Friday, March 1. Please make sure to complete the general application and upload a transcript showing your grades for Fall 2023 …

Congratulations to Diana Asieduwaa Boateng

Diana Asieduwaa Boateng graduates this January with a MA in MALLT with a concentration in French and Francophone Language, Literature and Culture. She plans to continue her studies and pursue a law degree.

Exciting Summer Study Abroad Opportunities Await! 

Are you ready for an enriching experience? Discover the world and earn credit in French, Global Studies, or Italian through our faculty-led study abroad programs. Check out the details of each program below: Act fast! The application deadline is March …

The Festival of Films in French returns in February

Mark your calendars for UWM’s 27th Annual Festival of Films in French, February 16-25, 2024. All films will be free and open to the public at the UWM Union Cinema, and shown with subtitles in English. The complete schedule is coming soon!

Recipients of 2023 Klotsche Scholarship

Congratulations 2023 Klotsche Scholarship Recipients! Salvador Prado – majors Global Studies-Management and Japanese Mervat Mihyar – major International Studies

Pickering-Iazzi in Netflix’s How to Become a Mob Boss

Congratulations to Prof. Robin Pickering-Iazzi (Italian and Comparative Literature), who was interviewed as part of the Netflix docuseries How to Become a Mob Boss, which was released November 14, 2023. Look for her multiple appearances in episode 3, “Dominate Through Terror,” …