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International Education Week

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Dates & Overview

November 18—22, 2019

International Education Week is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. This joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State, the U.S. Department of Education and Wright State University Center for International Education is part of our efforts to promote programs that prepare Americans for a global environment and attract future leaders from abroad to study, learn, and exchange experiences in the United States.

View the 2019 International Education Week Flyer


Daily Themes

Each day of International Education Week focuses on a theme. Here are the themes for this year's event.

  • November 18 is Musica Monday
  • November 19 is Tapas Tuesday
  • November 20 is World Wednesday
  • November 21 is Thankful Thursday
  • November 22 is Finale Friday

2019 Event Schedule

Monday, November 18

Time Event Location
11:30 a.m.—12:30 p.m. Salsa Dance and Lessons Student Union Atrium
3:30—4:30 p.m. Spanish Conversation Hour Multi-cultural Center in Millett Hall
7—9 p.m. French Club Converstation Carmel's restaurant in Kettering

 

Tuesday, November 19

Time Event Location
11:30 a.m.—1 p.m. Tapas from around the world! E190 Student Union
2—3 p.m. Chinese Club Conversation Millett Hall Second Floor Lounge
6—8:30 p.m. German Club Conversation 154 Rike Hall

 

Wednesday, November 20

Time Event Location
Noon—2 p.m. Women's Spa Event (email askucie@wright.edu to RSVP) E190 Student Union
3—4 p.m. Career and Interview Workshop E190 Student Union
3—4 p.m. Study Abroad Information Session Rike Hall Lobby

 

Thursday, November 21

Time Event Location
11:30 a.m.—1 p.m. Thirsty Thursday: Drinks from around the world! E190 Student Union
3:30—5 p.m. President's Reception (by invitation only) Student Union Atrium

 

Friday, November 22

Time Event Location
11:30 a.m.—1 p.m. Faculty Abroad Workshop: (email askucie@wright.edu to RSVP) E190 Student Union
12:30—1:30 p.m. Photo Contest Reception E190 Student Union
3—4 p.m. Sushing making class (email askucie@wright.edu to RSVP) Student Union Hearth Lounge

Photo Contest