Study Abroad

Travel and Study Around the World

Every country and culture approaches Indigenous, race, and ethnic studies differently. The best way to gain a well-rounded and diverse view of the field is to live and study in another country.

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Study Abroad with UO

Want to study Indigenous, race, and ethnic studies while immersed in another culture? 

Global Education Oregon offers many study abroad programs that can satisfy your major or minor requirements. Programs are currently offered in Bolivia, Ghana, Australia, New Zealand, and Japan. Alternatively, you can intern abroad through the GlobalWorks International Internship program in a variety of regions around the world.

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International Exchange

Students can enroll as an exchange student at a top international research institution for fall or winter semester, spring semester or quarter, a full academic year, or summer term. Exchange students experience an immersive study abroad experience, living and learning with local students in their chosen city.

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GlobalWorks International Internships

This program, administered by Global Education Oregon (GEO), offers internship opportunities in a wide variety of industry sectors and locations around the world.

Internship opportunities are highly customizable, and we guarantee placement in your preferred sector and location. Students earn up to eight UO credits as well as life-changing work experience in a different culture.

Please email to discuss your options.

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Indigenous Rights and Environmental Justice in Bolivia

In this three-week long faculty-led program students will live in the city of Santa Cruz (5 days) and in two autonomous Indigenous territories in Bolivia, Guarayos (Amazon Forest, 7 days, with Guarayos Indigenous peoples) and Lomerio (Chiquitano Dry Forest, 7 days, with Monkox/Chiquitano indigenous peoples). Students will carry out service-learning projects prioritized by Indigenous communities.

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