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COLOMBIA MISSION TRIP OCT. 24-28TH

Catedral Primada on Plaza Bolívar.  Credit Meridith Kohut for The New York Times

Catedral Primada on Plaza Bolívar. Credit Meridith Kohut for The New York Times

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The Study Texas Board is excited to announce the next Study Texas Mission Trip to Bogota, Colombia. We had previously discussed visiting Vietnam this fall, and due to changes with the Study Texas Board, we were unable to plan the trip for this fall. The Study Texas Mission Trip to Vietnam has been pushed to the spring, tentatively scheduled for February 2017.

As we have visited Colombia previously, we were able to plan a mission trip for this fall. EducationUSA Colombia is coordinating the mission for Study Texas, with the help of the U.S. Department of Commerce.

Study Texas Colombia Mission

October 24, 2016 - October 28, 2016

We'll be visiting high schools in Bogota, Colombia in addition to an EducationUSA Study Texas Pavilion and Recruitment Fair. Within the next week, we will have more updates regarding the schedule.

Study Texas Member Cost for the mission trip: $1,200

Registration Deadline: October 14, 2016

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U.S. Graduate School Fair 2016 in Malang-East Java

Greeting from U.S. Commercial Service Jakarta.

CS Jakarta supported EducationUSA Indonesia for their upcoming U.S. Graduate School Fair 2016.

The fairs will be held on September 14, 2016 in Malang-East Java and September 15, 2016 in Jakarta (Capital city of Indonesia).

Last September 2015, EducationUSA Indonesia hosted its successful Graduate Fair in Yogyakarta-Central Java and Jakarta with more than 2,500 prospective students met with admissions and alumni representatives of twenty-five U.S. universities.

They are expecting there will be more U.S. university representatives and also Indonesian people coming to this year fair, as the number of scholarship opportunity in Indonesia is also increasing, like LPDP, USAID Prestasi, Fulbright, DIKTI, etc.

Based on data from 2015’s Open Doors report, there are more than 8,100 Indonesians are currently studying in the U.S. and it is expected the number to continue increasing.

 

To find out more about this fair and to register, please visit http://gradfairsindo16.eventbrite.com

If you have any questions or would like to discuss about this fair, please kindly contact Amira Yunus – EducationUSA Indonesia Country Coordinator at YunusAF@state.gov or David Ongkowijoyo at OngkowijoyoD@state.gov .

 

Here are details information about Fair Cost:

- Regular Registration (for BOTH fairs – Jakarta & Malang):  $1200 (Saturday, July 16 to Wednesday, August 17)

- Late Registration (for BOTH fairs – Jakarta & Malang):  $1350 (Thursday, August 18 to Wednesday, August 31)

- Literature Only (for BOTH fairs – Jakarta & Malang):  $400

- No single fair registration

- Additional Representative, Fee Supplement: $100 per Fair, no exceptions

- We provide lunch or dinner during the exhibitions for participants/registrants.

 

All information can be found on the Eventbrite registration.

 

Best Regards,

Yulie Tanuwidjaja/Commercial Specialist

U.S. Embassy Jakarta /U.S. Commercial Service of the U.S. Department of Commerce

World Trade Center 6, 3rd Fl – Jl. Jenderal Sudirman Kav. 29-31

Jakarta Selatan 12920

Tel: (62-21) 526-2850, Fax: (62-21) 526-2855

Email: Yulie.Tanuwidjaja@trade.gov

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Mission to Mexico

This November, Study Texas will take a statewide education mission to Mexico. Chair-Elect Dickie Hargrove will lead the mission with support from the U.S. Department of Commerce and EducationUSA. The mission will visit Mexico City, Guadalajara, and Monterrey to meet with local students and school advisors. Join the mission to showcase your school, make contact with prospective students and high school counselors, and make connections with other international education professionals.

BOSSA event - Study Texas took part for first time

BOSSA event - Study Texas took part for first time

NAFSA Annual Conference Study Texas Breakfast

Study Texas hosted the 2nd NAFSA Annual Conference Study Texas Breakfast for EducationUSA advisors, State Department officials, and Study Texas members on May 28, 2014, at Richard Walker’s Pancake House during the 2014 NAFSA Annual Conference & Expo, held in San Diego, California. This event provided the 38 EducationUSA advisors, USDOC education specialists, and REACS who attended the conference an opportunity to meet 22 members of Study Texas. Study Texas Chair, Anis Qourzal, gave a brief presentation to guests about Study Texas and why Texas is an ideal destination for international students who wish to study in the US.  Members of Study Texas had the opportunity to meet and mingle with attendees to share information about Study Texas, the State of Texas, and their respective institutions.