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International Education Week

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Dates & Overview

November 16—20, 2020

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.

 


2020 Event Schedule

Monday, November 16

Time Event
12 p.m.

Cooking with Chartwells 

Learn how to make an international dish with chef Kirby from Chartwells.

Watch the Video!

2 p.m.

Study Abroad 101

Drop in to learn all about the study abroad options at Wright State University, including virtual internships + courses. Join us on Webex: https://wright.webex.com/meet/askucie

6 p.m.

Showing of Girl Rising

Kick-off the week with a streaming of Girl Rising, which commemorates the stories of nine incredible girls whose lives have been affected by the power of education.

This film can now be streamed anytime for all Wright State faculty, staff, and students.

Join us here: https://www.filmplatform.net/stream-now/?film=Girl%20Rising%205th%20Anniversary%20Editio

 

 

Tuesday, November 17

Time Event
11 a.m.

Coffee Talks with the Study Abroad Team

Grab your favorite cup of caffeine and drop in to learn more about study abroad programs at Wright State. We now offer some amazing international virtual course options. Join us on Webex: https://wright.webex.com/meet/askucie

12 p.m.

Columbus Council on World Affairs Webinar: Educating Toward An Anti-Racist World: Global Competence and Systemic Racism

Link to register: https://columbuscouncil.networkforgood.com/events/24274-toward-an-anti-racist-world-global-competency-and-systemic-racism?utm_campaign=dms_email_blast_799251

1 p.m.

Yoga

Learn about the principles of ancient yoga and heartfulness meditation during a practical guided relaxation and meditation session with Uma Mullapudi of Heartfulness Dayton.  Join us here: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/9372385881?pwd=WVdGVU10Z0RYaFJ1ZEpyU1hpTUVkZz09

5:30 p.m.

Book Discussion

Join the University Libraries Book Club discussion! The club is reading The End of October by Lawrence Wright. Webex meeting number is 160 395 4389 and the password is “read.”

 

Wednesday, November 18

Time Event
11 a.m.

Coffee Talks with the Study Abroad Team

Grab your favorite cup of caffeine and drop in to learn more about study abroad programs at Wright State. We now offer some amazing international virtual course options. Join us on Webex: https://wright.webex.com/meet/askucie

Noon

Fulbright Scholar Workshop

Participate in a Fulbright Scholar Virtual Workshop in collaboration with the Fulbright Scholar Program Office and the  Johns Hopkins University School of Education.

 

Thursday, November 19

Time Event
Noon

Chai with Chahan

Join us for Chai with Chahan. Learn how to make Indian chai with one of our international students + watch a butter chicken recipe. Join this event live on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/WSU.UCIE

2 p.m.

Study Abroad 101

Drop in to learn all about the study abroad options at Wright State University, including virtual internships + courses. Join us on Webex: https://wright.webex.com/meet/askucie

 

Friday, November 20

Time Event
11 a.m.

Coffee Talks with the Study Abroad Team

Grab your favorite cup of caffeine and drop in to learn more about study abroad programs at Wright State. We now offer some amazing international virtual course options: Join us on Webex: https://wright.webex.com/meet/askucie

4 p.m.

International Open Mic Night

Come to International Open Mic Night and witness a diversity of talents. We will also announce the winners of the international photo contest!

Join us on Webex: https://wright.webex.com/meet/askucie

 

Photo Contest

Enter the contest by downloading the form below. The deadline is November 13.