International Education Week logo, world encompassed by iconic monumentsA World of Learning Opportunities at OSU and Beyond: November 14-18, 2016

International Education Week (IEW) 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. Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs is part of an effort 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.

Oregon State University contributes by holding a variety of activities throughout the week. Accommodations for disabilities may be made by calling 541-737-1369, preferably one week in advance.

Schedule of Events

Saturday, November 12

6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Diwali Diya 2016, MU Ballroom. Join the Indian Student Association, in partnership with Student Leadership and Involvement, for a celebration of the Indian festival of lights: Diwali Diya. This event will feature breathtaking performances and an authentic Indian meal showcasing foods from all over the country prepared through the OSU Community and Cultural Foods Program.

Monday, November 14

11:00 - 1:00 p.m. UHDS Dining Centers Celebrate Global Foods, all dining centers
3:45 - 5:515 pm. MU International Flag Ceremony, MU Horizon Room, MU Concourse, Main Lounge
5:00 - 6:60 Cafe-Rencontres Francophones, Clodfelters, 1501 NW Monroe Ave.

Tuesday, November 15

10:00 - 2:00 p.m. Global Opportunities Fair, MU Horizon Room
11:00 - 1:00 p.m. UHDS Dining Centers Celebrate Global Foods, all dining centers
6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Global Cultures Fair, international Living Learning Center (ILLC)

Wednesday, November 16

11:00 - 1:00 p.m. UHDS Dining Centers Celebrate Global Foods, all dining centers
11:30 - 1:00 p.m. International Potluck Lunch hosted by Corvallis Multicultural Literacy Center, 128 SW Ninth St.
12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Fulbright US Student Program information Meeting, LlnC 446
2:00 - 3:30 p.m. International Student Panel MU 222

Thursday, November 17

11:00 - 1:00 p.m. UHDS Dining Centers Celebrate Global Foods, all dining centers
2:00 - 3:30 p.m. Fulbright 70th Anniversary Celebration and Reception, MU 208

Friday, November 18

10:30 - 12:00 p.m. Conversations with International Women Students at OSU, MU 207
11:00 - 1:00 p.m. UHDS Dining Centers Celebrate Global Foods, all dining centers
12:00 - 1:30 p.m. Conversation Corners, ILLC 1st Floor Lobby
6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Stories of Inspiration through Exploration, MU Multipurpose Room

 

Click here to download the event schedule poster.

 

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To learn more about International Education Week, please visit the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs.