Webster to Celebrate International Education Week, Nov. 12-16

Nov. 8, 2018

Webster to Celebrate International Education Week, Nov. 12-16

International Education Week (IEW) is an annual nation-wide celebration of international education and exchange that kicks off  Monday, Nov. 12. 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. 

In order to showcase Webster University’s global reach and celebrate its international community, a number of events will take place throughout the Webster network during IEW 2018. Various Webster departments, academic units, international campuses, and student organizations have gotten involved to sponsor these events. All faculty, staff and students are welcome to participate in the programming. 

Event Highlights

Event highlights from the week include:

    • Foreign Language Conversation Tables
    • Spring Break and Summer Study Abroad Open House
    • Spring Study Abroad Scholarship Recipients Reception
    • Career Link Series for International Students
    • Study Abroad in Asia Student Panel
    • Webster Windows- A Video Project with International Campuses and WINS Partners
    • Cultural Chat
    • First Generation Student Meetup Event- Study Abroad Focus
    • SOC Career Week- Opportunities 18- Featuring International Opportunities
    • Participation in WINS Partner IEW Events

To see the full IEW Webster schedule as well as event descriptions, please visit the International Education Week web page.

To submit additional events to the schedule, please contact the Office of Study Abroad at worldview@webster.edu

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