Discussion on Diplomacy: Dinna Wisnu, Ph. D.

We are hosting a discussion on Indonesian diplomacy with Dr. Dinna Wisnu on Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 4 p.m. at 387 Arps Hall 1945 N High St.

Dr. Wisnu is an alumna from Political Science, The Ohio State University. She is the co-founder and now director of Paramadina Graduate School of Diplomacy, the first and only graduate school of diplomacy in Indonesia.
She is an avid writer and has written several books and articles, and also given presentations in Indonesia and abroad.
She will discuss her experiences while studying in the United States and also her success story.
Join us in the discussion! flier dinna wisnu

International Teaching and Learning Forum Series: March 28, 2014

The third session of the International Teaching and Learning Forum sponsored by USINTEC and Combined  ESL program of the Department of Teaching and Learning of the Ohio State University is going to be held on March 28, 2014 at 060 Arps Hall from 2 to  4 p.m.

We are going to present Büşra Delen (Fulbright Visiting Scholar at OSU) and Robert Eckhart & Jaclyn Gishbaugher (Executive director and staff of Combined ESL program). Büşra will present a paper entitled “Second Language Teacher Education in Turkey: The Turkish Perspective on the Context and Process of Training English Teachers”. Bob and Jackie are going to co-present on “Opportunities for cooperation and collaboration with USINTEC universities in Indonesia” based on their visit to Indonesia couple weeks ago.
Please find the poster here3rd Teaching and learning forum_2014


USINDO runs an intensive ten-week language and general studies program from June to August held at Gadjah Mada University for U.S. students and recent graduates selected in a competitive application process. Due to the Eid holidays, this year Summer Studies program will begin on June 2 and end on July 25, 2014.

The deadline for USINDO’s Summer Language Study (Summer Studies) Program application submission is approaching: March 31, 2014.

For further information regarding this program, click here

The 6th Annual Indonesia Focus Conference

ASIRPA (Asian Society International Relations and Public Affair) and the Department of Teaching and Learning of the College of Education and Human Ecology, Ohio State University are going to host the 6st Annual Indonesia Focus Conference on November 7-8, 2014.

This year’s topic is “Toward a Better Future: Embracing Opportunities and Overcoming Challenges in Social, Economic and Political Change in Indonesia”.  The conference welcomes papers, especially in the area of:

  •           Politics and International Relations
  •           Social and Economy
  •           Communications, Media and Technology
  •           Education and Culture
  •           Science and Engineering

The deadline for abstract submission: May 31, 2014. For further information, click here.