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International Education Week

Tuesday, 14 November, 2017

International Education Week (IEW) is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide.  This joint initiative of the US Department of State and the US Department of Education is part of the efforts to promote programs that prepare Americans for a global environment and attract future leaders from abroad to study, learn, and exchange experiences.  The UT community is invited to participate in various events held from November 13-17, 2017. 


Creative China Competition – Confucius Institute
5pm-7pm; International House Great Room
 International Service Learning Opportunities Information Session – Programs Abroad Office
4pm; Hodges Library 212


Education Abroad Series: Immerse Yourself in the United Kingdom – International Partnerships and Exchanges
2:30pm-3:30pm; International House Community Room
Show Me the Money: Funding International Experiences Walk-in Advising – Programs Abroad Office
3pm-5pm; One Stop
Address Islamophobia featuring Dr. Amer F. Ahmed  International House & The Honors and Scholars Programs
5:30pm-7pm; Toyota Auditorium, Howard Baker Center


Korea International Coffeehouse  International House, UT Libraries, & Center for Career Development
1pm-3pm; Mary Greer Room, Hodges Library
Application of Language and World Business in Today’s Market – Language & World Business 
1pm-4pm; International House Great Room
Education Abroad Series: Immerse Yourself in Japan – International Partnerships and Exchanges
1:30-2:30pm; International House Community Room
Education Abroad Series: Immerse Yourself in Germany – International Partnerships and Exchanges
2:30-3:30pm; International House Community Room
Summer Cultural Exchange Opportunity in China for Students, Faculty and Staff – International Partnerships and Exchanges
3:30-4:30pm; International House Community Room
Career Conversations: International Careers  Center for Career Development
4pm-5:30pm; Center for Career Development Room 225


English Language Institute Open House
3:30pm-5:30pm; UT Conference Center, Suite 120
The 5th “Chinese Culture in My Eyes” Photo Contest Award Ceremony  Confucius Institute 3:30pm-5:30pm; International House Community Room
International Research Opportunities Information Sessions – Undergraduate Research, Programs Abroad Office, Honors and Scholars Programs, Office of National Scholarships and Fellowships
6:00pm; Hodges Library 252
Political Change in South Africa: Viewing and Discussion of ‘The Giant is Falling’ – Africana Studies, Political Science, & Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy
6:30pm-8pm; Toyota Auditorium, Howard Baker Center


International Student & Scholar Services Open House
11am-2pm; Melrose Hall Conference Room

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Knoxville, TN 37996

Event Contact

Lauren Jacobs

Phone: 865-974-4453
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