International Education Week

Each year, the U.S. Departments of State & Education sponsor International Education Week (IEW). IEW is a celebration of the importance of international education in the United States.

During IEW, the Office of International Services works with units around the university to host several cultural programming events.

 

International EDUCATION WEEK Events

Monday, November 14

Indian Cuisine in the Cafeteria

“Life after F-1/J-1 Student Workshop: A Discussion of F-1 OPT, J-1 AT, H-1B and Green Card Processes”
12 – 1:30 p.m. Room E1540
Immigration Attorney, Bob White

“Opportunities abroad, as a Student, Diplomat or Fellow – conversation with a Foreign Service Officer”
3 – 4:30 p.m. Hall of Honors
Diplomat in Residence, Robert Neus

Tuesday, November 15

Argentinian Cuisine in the Cafeteria

International Food Sale
11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Hall of Governors
International Cultural Organization and International Business Club will be selling authentic international dishes.

“The poetry of Federico García Lorca – one of the greatest Spanish poets”
11 a.m. – 12 p.m. Engbretson Hall
Rey Andújar, Visiting Assistant Professor, will recite and discuss the poetry of Federico García Lorca, touching upon many subjects that are relevant still today.

“How Traveling to Other Cultures Can Transform Your Life”
2 – 3 p.m. Engbretson Hall
Dr. Jane Rhoades Hudak has lived abroad and traveled to over 100 countries. She will share her experiences and answer your questions.

Wednesday, November 16

Moroccan Cuisine in the Cafeteria

Intro to Indian Language and Culture
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Room D1496
Dr. Uday Shinde, College of Business Professor

Talking Circle on Dating, Love and Marriage around the Globe
2:30 – 4 p.m. at Prairie Place

Thursday, November 17

Chinese Cuisine in the Cafeteria

Intro to Chinese Language and Culture
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Room D1496
Dr. Ning Lu, Health Administration Professor

Study Abroad Info Sessions in Engbretson Hall
3:30 – 4:30 p.m.Gilman Study Abroad Scholarship
4:30 – 5:30 p.m. Egypt Study Abroad Info Session
5:30 – 6:30 p.m. India and Italy Study Abroad Info Session
6:30 – 7:30 p.m. Egypt Study Abroad Info Session

Friday, November 18

Pacific Rim Cuisine in the Cafeteria

Intro to Italian Language and Culture
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Room D1496
Amy Schoenberg, Study Abroad Coordinator

Multicultural Worship
7 – 9 p.m. in F1622

If you have any questions you can contact the Office of International Services by emailing ois@govst.edu.