- The U.S. State Department has awarded Winthrop $178,046 to host 24 international high school teachers for professional development, field experiences, and cultural exchange.
- Winthrop is one of only four institutions nationally to be chosen to participate in the six-week global outreach program.
- Twenty countries will be represented, including Argentina, Bangladesh, Colombia, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Estonia, Georgia, Ghana, Guatemala, Honduras, India, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Morocco, Nicaragua, Oman, Poland, Romania, Ukraine, and Venezuela.
Winthrop University, "Winthrop Awarded U.S. State Department Grant to Work with International Teachers" (2012). Winthrop News 2012. 11.