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Percentage of international students at UO drops for second year in a row

The number of international students enrolled at the University of Oregon decreased for the second year in a row, despite the increased outreach and retention efforts of the university. In 2015, the international student enrollment sat at 13.6 percent in 2015, but it’s dropped to 11.8 percent in 2017, according …

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Q&A: Abe Schafermeyer on the problems international students face and the programs availiable to help

Daily Emerald reporter Ally Taylor sits down with Abe Schafermeyer, The Director of International Students and Scholars, to talk about the problems international students face and the programs dedicated to integrating them into the community. Schafermeyer was born in New Hamshire and received his M. Ed in student affairs from …

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Perception of Chinese students as wealthy overlooks majority

When Chinese student Steve Xu came to the University of Oregon, he felt proud of his Chinese culture. “My mom sent me here to get a better education,” Xu said. But this academic sentiment may get overshadowed by other perceptions of UO’s Chinese student demographic; namely, the idea that they …

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Students studying abroad at all-time high

The University had 1,081 students study abroad in 2011 — the highest number the Office of International Affairs has seen in the school’s history. Students studied in dozens of countries, with Spain, Italy and Mexico as the top three destinations.

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Study Abroad Fair aims to broaden horizons

The University currently offers more than 165 programs in 90 countries for students seeking to study abroad. The 2011 University Study Abroad Fair, conducted by the Office of International Affairs, showcased the majority of these opportunities Wednesday afternoon in the EMU Concourse.

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International student enrollment at all-time high on campus

The 2011-12 school year has ushered in an unprecedented number of international students and the programs that aim to bring them here.

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