Project GO (Global Officer)

The University of Kansas is one of 25 schools across the country that participates in Project Global Officer, a Department of Defense initiative aimed at improving the language skills, regional expertise, and intercultural communication skills of future military officers. Project GO provides scholarships to ROTC students to study languages and cultures of the Middle East, Asia, Central Asia, and Africa. Beginning in 2013, KU will offer ROTC students, both KU and non-KU, the opportunity to study one of six critical languages (Arabic, Korean, Mandarin Chinese, Persian, Russian and Turkish) in intensive summer courses, either on the KU campus or abroad.

For more information, visit KU's Project GO website.

Project GO


Marine Corps 240th Birthday Commemoration November 10, 2015 Dole Institute of Politics 10:30 a.m. Free and open to the Public.

Veterans Day 5k Run "A Run to Remember" Sunday November 15, 2015 Memorial Stadium 09:00 a.m. Benefiting Wounded Warrior Scholarship and the KU Student Veterans of America Chapter. Register or Donate here

Salute to Service Football Game (KU vs West Virginia) November 21, 2015, Time: TBD. Honoring all active & veteran military personnel and first responders. $20 admission with promo code SALUTE  @ $5 from each ticket will be donated to the KU Wounded Warriors Scholarship Fund.

Foreign Area Officer (FAO) video
Foreign Area Officer Program (FAO)

The University of Kansas has been educating U.S. Foreign Area Officers for more than 50 years. The interdisciplinary MA program in Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies at KU is one of the longest established in the nation, having trained more than 60 Foreign Area Officers since 1990. Learn more...

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