Welcome

UWL's internationalization efforts are a result of the American Council on Education's Internationalization Laboratory. 

UWL's Internationalization Report can be found here and a summary of key participation dates and outcomes can be found here.

Internationalization Advisory Group 
The role of the advisory group is to support UWL’s strategic goal of advancing global learning for all students. To do this, the advisory group will provide a framework for effective communication and the institutionalization of internationalization at UWL. This framework will include engagement with and oversight of identified internationalization priorities.  


The advisory group collaborates with each of the main subcommittees shown below and the chairs of each subcommittee are members of the advisory group. 

Membership: Karolyn Bald, Rose Brougham, Tim McAndrews, Marie Moeller, Kate Parker, Gubbi Sudhakaran, Emelee Volden (Chair), Dina Zavala 

Priority 1: Establish UWgLobal

Initial draft of charges:

Membership: Jordan Brick,  Enilda Delgado, Marie Moeller (Chair), Aaron Nielsen,  Adam Van Liere, Maren Walz  

Priority 2: Creation of International Enrollment Advisory Group

Initial draft of charges:

  • Investigate partnership development opportunities to enhance UWL international student recruitment 
  • Assess current international students’ experiences & support services

Membership: Mark Gibson, Karl Kunkel, Adrienne Loh, James Murray, Miranda Panzer, Heather Pearson, Gubbi Sudhakaran (Chair), Lynn Weiland 

Priority 3: Internationalization of UWL Curriculum

Initial draft of charges:

  • Identify opportunities to integrate global curriculum into UWL General Education & Global Learning Outcomes  
  • Explore faculty incentives & possibility for faculty appointed consultant 
  • Develop resources to best utilize technology to internationalize curriculum. 

Membership: Gerardo Apone-Safe, Natalie Eschenbaum, Nicole Gullekson,  Roger Haro, Kristin Koepke, Heather Linville, Tim McAndrews (Chair), Diane Sasaki 

Priority 4: Expansion of Education Abroad

Initial draft of charges:

  • Curriculum integration of education abroad
  • Increased marketing & promotion

Membership: TBD, this committee will be internally established by International Education & Engagement as part of their strategic planning efforts. External stakeholders will be invited by IEE's director at a later date.