Western's International Education Week programming runs Nov. 16-22

International Education Week runs Nov. 17-20
International Education Week (IEW) runs from Nov. 16-22 and is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide.

This joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education is an effort to prepare Americans for a global environment and attract future leaders from abroad to study, learn, and exchange experiences, and is hosted locally by Western's Institute for Global Engagement and the office of Language and Culture Programs in Outreach and Continuing Education.

Western's website for the week, with workshop and activity details, is live at: https://global.wwu.edu/international-education-week-0.

Events for the week include the following; see the website above for times and connection information:

  • Monday, Nov. 16
    • Fulbright workshop for Faculty
    • Hosting Visiting Scholars: Perspectives
  • Tuesday, Nov. 17
    • Expedition Mongolia
  • Wednesday, Nov. 18
    • Korean cooking class with a WWU visiting scholar
  • Thursday, Nov. 19
    • Scholarships and Financial Aid for Study Abroad
  • Friday, Nov. 20
    • Workshop highlights student clubs on campus that represent international regions and cultures

For more information on International Education Week, email karissa.ringel@wwu.edu.

Tuesday, November 3, 2020 - 8:52am

Event Date