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International Education Week 2014

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International Education Week is November 17-21, 2014!

International Education Week (IEW) is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. This joint initiative of the U.S. Departments of State and Education was first held in 2000 and today, is celebrated in more than 100 countries worldwide.

International Education Week 2014

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International Education Week 2014 Schedule

Below are the scheduled events for International Education Week 2014

Monday, November 17

Study Abroad where East meets West: Middle East Info Session
Kolligian Library 119
Learn how you can study abroad in the Middle East, gain knowledge on the region's importance and study intensive Arabic!

Vikings, Mermaids, and Study Abroad: Scandinavia Info Session
Kolligian Library 119
Learn how you can study abroad in an ultra-modern, highly sustainable progressive society with centuries of deep history. 

Off the Beaten Path: Study Abroad in South East Asia
Kolligian Library 397 

Tuesday, November 18

ABCs of Study Abroad: Argentina, Brazil, Chile Info Session
Kolligian Library 362
Learn about great opportunities to study abroad in South America! (info, RSVP, add to calendar)

Mais Oui: The Cradle of UC Study Abroad - France Info Session
Kolligian Library 362
Study abroad in France to learn basic French or improve your French. C'est magnifique! (info, RSVP, add to calendar)

Wednesday, November 19

American Culture, Conversation - Coffee Hour
Bobcat Lair (Kolligian Library 169)
The International Students & Scholars Office is excited to offer their first workshop on American culture. Please join the conversation, share your culture and thoughts. Enjoy a cup of coffee and your fellow students. (RSVP, add to calendar)

More Than a Name: Study Abroad outside the Box
Kolligian Library 159 (Acorn Room)
With the 150+ programs available to UCEAP students, choosing the “right” program can be challenging. (info, RSVP, add to calendar)

Thursday, November 20

From Harry Potter to the Fringe: Summer Programs in the British Isles
Koligian Library 362 (RSVP, add to calendar)

Bella Italia: Perennial Study Abroad Favorite - Italy Info Session
Kolligian Library 397
Learn how you can study abroad in Italy to see all the country has to offer. Take classes in English or dive into the culture in an Italian language and culture program. (info, RSVP, add to calendar)

Olé: Study in Spain - Info Session
Kolligian Library 397
Learn how you can study Spanish or study in Spanish! (info, RSVP, add to calendar)

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World Countries Quiz

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