Webster to Celebrate International Education Week Nov. 13-17

Nov. 9, 2017

Webster to Celebrate International Education Week Nov. 13-17
Annual nation-wide celebration of international education and exchange

International Education Week (IEW) is an annual nation-wide celebration of international education and exchange that kicks off  Monday, Nov. 13. Events run all week. It began in 2000 as a joint initiative through the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education.

Colleges and universities across the country host globally themed events and activities throughout the week. 

The goal is to foster and celebrate international experiences for today’s college students as well as the larger campus community.

Event Highlights

Event highlights from the week include:

  • Diwali Celebration
  • Summer Study Abroad Open House
  • Spring Scholarship Recipients reception
  • Career Link series for international students
  • Faculty Engagement Session: Pathways to Internationalizing Your CV
  • Taste of the World 
  • Friendsgiving
  • and more!

Check out the full schedule of events and descriptions on the Study Abroad Events page.

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