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Aug 9, 2021

Partner Profile: UGPN

The University Global Partnership Network (UGPN) sets out to create a foundation for international collaboration enabling academics, researchers, staff and students to work together on issues of global importance. Currently, the UGPN includes four partner universities: North Carolina State University (USA), the Universidade de São Paulo (Brazil), the University of Surrey (UK) and the University… 

Aug 5, 2021

2021 University Global Partnership Network (UGPN) Research Collaboration Fund Announced

The UGPN exists to create a foundation for international collaboration enabling academics and students from world-leading universities to work together on issues of global importance. Its members are North Carolina State University (NC State), the Universidade de São Paulo (USP), the University of Surrey (UoS) and the University of Wollongong (UoW). The Research Collaboration Fund (RCF)… 

A wide shot of the belltower during August 2021.

Dec 4, 2019

13 New Participants Join Global Engagement Institute

The Global Engagement Institute has thirteen new participants for the 2019-20 academic year. These faculty and staff interested in broadening their international work experience will now have the support of a professional development program with expert consultants, workshops tailored to their research, and a funded conference to collaborate with NC State’s strategic partners in Australia. Each… 

Nov 28, 2018

NC State to Host University Global Partnership Network Conference

The annual University Global Partnership Network (UGPN) Conference is held each year as a forum bringing together university leadership, faculty and administrators from UGPN member institutions to promote academic exchange and new research collaboration through relationships among researchers. It is a venue to discuss past accomplishments as well as formulate strategic direction and programmatic initiatives… 

Aug 28, 2018

Find Funding for International Research and Collaboration

At NC State, research is global. The university has research activity in more than 90 countries spanning all seven continents. Through the Office of Global Engagement, NC State faculty and staff enjoy access to a number of international research and funding opportunities. Explore all of the Office of Global Engagement’s upcoming funding programs this year, and sign…