Global UO

A male student and a female student sit and study, high above town, with a great view of a foreign city before them.

At the UO, we're ready to stamp your passport with learning options that circle the globe. Start your exploration on campus...and then pack your suitcase. You’ll find:

Globetrotting Ducks

  • Archaeology students and faculty members have conducted fieldwork in such widespread locales as San Estevan, a Mayan village in Belize; the Micronesian garden island of Pohnpei; Hrisbru, Iceland; Chiapas, Mexico; and Rapa in French Polynesia
  • Two theater arts costume design students have won recognition and exhibition of their work at the Prague Quadrennial for Theatre Design, the most prominent theater design conference in the world
  • Three UO architecture students won an International Union of Architects prize for their design of a mobile voting booth to help spread democracy in the Republic of Congo
  • UO psychologists from the Couples and Family Therapy program are working with Chinese colleagues to develop a family therapy program at Beijing Normal University