Latest News 2017

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Recipient of the Best Support Service Display booth at Open Day 2017

By | 2017-09-19T22:30:36+00:00 September 19th, 2017|Categories: Latest News 2017|

USP International office was the recipient of the Best Support Service Display booth during the 2017 Open Day programme earlier this semester. USP Open Day is an annual event which welcomes prospective students to come and meet with faculty and support services and explore what USP has to offer. During the event USP campuses are visited [...]

International Students engage with local Youth networks for International Youth Day 2017.

By | 2017-09-19T22:28:21+00:00 August 28th, 2017|Categories: Latest News 2017|

International students at the University of the South Pacific engaged with local youth networks to get involved in Youth Fest 2017, a weeklong celebration of activities in the lead up to International Youth Day (IYD). IYD is celebrated globally on 12 August and this year the theme was Youth Building Peace. The Youth Fest event was [...]

USP Open Day 2017

By | 2017-08-16T02:05:00+00:00 August 10th, 2017|Categories: Latest News 2017|

USP Open Day took place on 28 July 2017. The International office booth was set up at the lower rara next to the Library. The booth showcased information from the Japan Pacific Alumni Association (JPAA), USP Exchange and Exchange Alumni. Staff, students and alumni from these programmes were present at the booth to share information with [...]

International Students Orientation Semester 2, 2017

By | 2017-07-17T03:41:44+00:00 July 17th, 2017|Categories: Latest News 2017|

USP International Office hosted Orientation Week from 3 – 8 July for International students joining USP in semester 2, 2017. A total of 74 new students have registered to study at USP this semester. During the week a series of events were conducted to welcome, inform and orient the new students. Staff, interns and volunteers of [...]

Bowling Green State University (BGSU) students visit USP

By | 2017-06-08T20:41:42+00:00 May 31st, 2017|Categories: Latest News 2017|

Lecturer & students from BGSU with ISA rep to USP and staff of the Education department in FALE. Nine (9) students and a lecturer from the BGSU (Bowling Green State University) based in Ohio, the United States, visited The University of the South Pacific’s (USP) Laucala Campus last week under the ISA (International Study [...]

International Office Volunteer Day – 20 May 2017.

By | 2017-06-07T02:42:59+00:00 May 31st, 2017|Categories: Latest News 2017|

The USP International Office dedicates a day each semester for community engagement with their staff, interns and International students. This semester, Semester 1 2017, the team organised the Volunteer Day on Saturday, 20th May whereby they visited the Fiji Society of the Blind school in Vatuwaqa. The day was spent with the children of the school [...]

Volunteer Day

By | 2017-05-15T03:03:49+00:00 May 1st, 2017|Categories: Latest News 2017|

USP is not only about academics, we also strive to build a sense of community and believe strongly in giving back to the community. The International Office embarks on a Volunteer Day project every semester and this is an opportunity for the staff of the International office together with the International Students to work with an [...]

ISEP Visit

By | 2017-05-09T02:12:00+00:00 May 1st, 2017|Categories: Latest News 2017|

The Director of student Engagement at ISEP Mr. Alex Proimos visited USP’s Laucala Campus on the 11 April 2017. He was hosted to a morning discussion about USP, conducted by Mr. Anitelu Mata our EU Project Officer and a discussion on the role of the International Office by other staff. Mr. Proimos hosted an information session [...]

Focus Group

By | 2017-05-09T02:12:44+00:00 May 1st, 2017|Categories: Latest News 2017|

The International Office hosts a Focus Group Discussion with the International students once a semester where the students are able to communicate with the team, raise issues and matters that concerns them. The discussion takes place in an informal and round table setting where the safe space created allows them to air their issues openly. The [...]

University of Tartu Visit

By | 2017-05-09T02:12:54+00:00 May 1st, 2017|Categories: Latest News 2017|

The University of Tartu visit falls under the Erasmus plus co-operation. Two delegates from the University of Tartu Ms. Evele and Mr. Alexado had the opportunity to come and witness what USP had to offer. The whole purpose of the visit was to compare the Marketing strategy between USP and the University of Tartu. A whole [...]