International Education Week

   
International Education Week:

International Education Week is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. As part of a joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education, International Education Week showcases the efforts of programs that prepare Americans for a global environment and attract future leaders from abroad to study, learn, and exchange experiences in the United States. To learn more about International Education Week, visit the Department of State website. Or, use the hashtag #IEW2017 to join the discussion and learn about upcoming events!

2017 Calendar of Events:
Monday, November 13th:
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Coffee Talks - Student Involvement 
Grab a beverage and join the conversation to chat about culture, meeting new friends, and learn about campus! 
Nebraska Union, Raised area across from subway
 
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
International Student Discussion Group 
This group, brought to you by Counseling and Psychological Services, and provides an opportunity to hear how other international students experience life in the U.S., gain knowledge of living in a new country and practice your English in a safe, non-judgmental environment.
Selleck Hall, Executive Room
                 
Tuesday, November 14th:
 
  
Wednesday, November 15th:
 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
International Food Bazaar
The International Food Bazaar showcases cuisines from all over the world. Registered student organizations representing a variety of countries and cultures will prepare and sell food that is traditional to their background. 
Nebraska Union
  
Thursday, November 16th:
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Latina Discussion and Support Group
A Counseling and Psychological Services discussion and support group intended to address issues faced by Latina women across campus. Goals of the group are to support and empower one another, discuss and reflect on issues important to Latina women, listen and understand, mentor and guide. Bring your lunch!
Please contact Aimee Grindstaff, 402-472-7417 (or by email at: agrindstaff@nebraskamed.com) for the location details 
  
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Coffee Talks - Student Involvement 
Grab a beverage and join the conversation to chat about culture, meeting new friends, and learn about campus! 
Nebraska Union, Raised area across from subway
   
Friday, November 17th:
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Tea Lecture and Tasting
Please join the Kawasaki Reading Room for a lecture on Tea followed by a tasting. 
Kawasaki Reading Room, Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center, Third Floor
  
7:00 PM
 International Fashion Show
Please join University Housing for an International Fashion Show. 
Willa Cather Dining Complex, Red Cloud Room
Saturday, November 18th:

Omani National Day, more details to come soon!


Do you know of an event happening during International Education Week that's not listed, or do you have questions about IEW? Email Rachel Ayalon at: rayalon2@unl.edu