University of Nebraska at Omaha. International Programs
- Usage: 2015 - present
- Usage: 1974 - 2015
The Office of International Programs (OIP) is an office under Academic Affairs at the University of Nebraska at Omaha. As of 2021, OIP includes International Student Advising, Education Abroad, Intensive Language programming (English) including Intensive Language UNO (ILUNO) and International Professional Development (IPD), the Center for Afghanistan Studies, and a variety of other specialilzed programs for international students.
Prior to 2015, the office was named International Studies and Programs (IS&P). IS&P was established circa 1974 under Dr. Thomas Gouttierre. By the 2010s, IS&P handled international admissions, advising of international students, study abroad programs, the International Studies major, ILUNO Intensive English (ESL) program, International Professional Development (IPD), the Center for Afghanistan Studies, the Bethsaida Biblical Archaeology project, conferences focused on international issues, and UNO's global partnerships.
After longtime Dean Thomas Gouttierre retired in 2015, International Studies and Programs was reorganized into the Office of International Programs. At that time, the International Studies major was moved to the College of Arts and Sciences.
Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:
This collection is primarily correspondence, photographs, and publicity materials relating to ILUNO students within UNO International Studies and Programs. Two photo albums and a few VHS tapes document social activities for UNO ILUNO students.
The documents and photographs of International Programs document the Shizuoka University partnership, international students studying at UNO, and other programs and functions of International Programs. The photo albums largely document annual cultural fairs for international students at UNO.
One green luggage tag distributed by the office of International Student Services at the University of Nebraska at Omaha.
One red and black water bottle distributed by the office of International Student Services at the University of Nebraska at Omaha.
Documents and data from UNO International Studies and Programs including ILUNO and sister university relationships with Shizuoka, Charles, and other universities.
The collection includes UNO and non-UNO VHS tapes and a variety of reports about Shizuoka University in Japan.
The International Programs Review Committee was charged with the purpose of reviewing the alignment of the Office of International Programs with the overall campus academic mission.
The committee operated from September 2020 through May 2021. Members included David Richards (chair), Lucy Morrison, Juan Casas, Jason Coleman, Jody Neathery-Castro, Tej Adidam, Angela Eikenberry, Steven Williams, Magie Hall, Omar Correa, and Cathy Pettid.