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August 2023 Global Engagement Insider

Global Engagement Insider Newsletter - August 2023

Funding, opportunities, announcements and resources for UC Davis globally engaged faculty and staff

Global Funding and Engagement

Global Affairs Opportunities

Connect with UC Davis Humphrey Fellows

Each year, Global Affairs hosts 12 Humphrey Fellows for ten months beginning in August. If you are interested in connecting with the participants, please reach out to the program directors, Karen Beardsley (kbeardsley@ucdavis.edu) and Jennie Konsella-Norene (jknorene@ucdavis.edu). 

UC Davis Opportunities

One Health Workforce Academies Summer Session

One Health Workforce Academies is pleased to announce the next session of courses: Fundamentals of One Health, One Health in the World, and Outbreak Investigation and Response. Enrollment will be available until September 30. All three courses are offered asynchronously and may be completed at your own pace during the session. There is no tuition to enroll. 

Faculty Resources

Staff Resources

Fulbright Opportunities

Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program 2024-25 Competition is Open

Application Deadline: September 15, 2023, 11:59 PM PST
Hundreds of Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program awards across all world regions will allow academics, professionals and artists to teach, research and carry out professional projects abroad. Join a webinar to learn more about the Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program, awards and the application process.

Fulbright Chairs Program - Chile 

Global Affairs is collaborating with the Fulbright Office in Chile on the Fulbright Chair program. If you have a faculty partner in Chile with whom you are working closely and would like to have them join you in Davis for a quarter, this is an ideal opportunity. Reach out to Elizabeth Langridge-Noti (elangridge@ucdavis.edu) for further information. 

Global Events and Programs

External Events

University Global Coalition Annual Gathering

October 2–6, 2023, virtual
For this year’s Gathering, University Global Coalition (UGC) will host a global, virtual version of 17 Rooms, a process developed by The Brookings Institution and The Rockefeller Foundation. In 17 Rooms, participants select one of 17 groups representing each of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals. Rooms will work to determine a deliverable from their discussion that can be presented during SDG Action and Awareness Week 2023. Inspiration sessions will open and close the week. Participation is open to students, faculty, and staff in any higher education institution and selected community partner organizations. Read about the participant commitment and register your interest by filling out this short form. Register ASAP. 

California Germany Agrivoltaics Conference 

November 1, in person at the ARC
The first California Germany Agrivoltaics Conference will bring together corporates, policy-makers, researchers, developers, and farmers to explore how agrivoltaics can contribute to both resilience and sustainability. Faculty, staff and students are encouraged to attend. Register to attend. 

More Global Events

Global Spotlights

More Global Affairs News

Recent International Delegation Meetings (July 2023)

  • University of Adelaide | Australia

Recent International Agreements Signed (July 2023)

  • University of Adelaide | Australia

Learn more about hosting visitors from around the world, or the international agreement process on the Global Affairs website.

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