International Education Week (2016)
at Binghamton University

This year, International Education Week is being celebrated from Nov. 14- Nov, 18. So.....What are YOU doing for International Education Week?

International Education Week is an initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education. Below is a list of some events happening on the Binghamton campus that will celebrate IEW. If you have an event that you would like added to this page, please send an e-mail to kstamp@binghamton.edu.

 

 

Find a Paid Internship Abroad   

Date: Monday, November 14th,  12:00 PM  - 1:00 PM         

Location: UU 133A

You don’t always have to break the bank to go abroad. This summer, 12 students will explore the world, gain valuable internship experience, and have the experience of a lifetime through the fully-funded Cultural Vistas Fellowship.The Cultural Vistas Fellowship is recruiting students with NO previous overseas experience to pursue eight-week internship and immersion experiences in Argentina, Germany, and India. Custom internship placements, housing and accommodations, program-related travel (including round-trip airfare) and in-country support are provided. Participating students must be current sophomores and juniors with a minimum GPA of 3.0. Preference will be given to individuals representing groups who are traditionally underrepresented in international programs, including but not limited to Pell Grant recipients, veterans, first-generation college students; STEM majors; members ofminority communities within the United States; and non-traditional students. Learn more at: http://culturalvistas.org/cvfellowship

 

Education Abroad: Ghana summer program info session

Date: Monday, November 14th,  3:30 PM  - 4:30 PM         

Location: UU 133A

Attend this session to learn how you can earn 6 credits while spending some of your summer in Ghana!

 

Find a Job Teaching Abroad         

Date: Monday, November 14th, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM       

Location: UU 133A

Are you interested in finding a job teaching abroad? Find out how to effectively search for teaching jobs in other countries. This is also an opportunity to learn about enrolling in the new TESOL program here at Binghamton University.

 

Free Coffee and Snacks to Celebrate IEW       

Date: Monday, November 14th, 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM       

Location: Mandela Room

Good company! Complementary refreshments! Join ISSS staff, campus clubs and various University departments as we celebrate International Education Week with coffee, culture and conversation! Students who join us will have the opportunity to learn about study-abroad programs, Fulbright programs, cross-cultural experiences and expectations, as well as various cultures! Tables will also have information on: tea culture in Turkey, worldwide fashion, cultural spotlights on Bahrain, China, France, India, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, South Korea and more! Participants will also have the opportunity to win some sweet swag!

Join us for the whole time or just to stop by.  All students, faculty and staff are welcome! 

 

Education abroad Scholarships info session         

Date: Tuesday, November 15th, 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM           

Location: UU 122

Outline of info session: This info session will provide information include available scholarships, eligibility and how to apply. During the session, we will also discuss tips for submitting a successful application.

 

Malawi service-learning summer program info session

Date: Wednesday, November 16th, 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM   

Location: UU 124

Outline of info session: Malawi service-learning summer program will provide the opportunity for you to spend three weeks of your summer in, Blantyre, Malawi, participating in a meaningful international service learning projects and getting Binghamton credits. This program is open to all majors, including both undergraduate and graduate students.

 

East Asia programs  info session

Date: Wednesday, November 16th, 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM     

Location: UU 121

Outline of info session: This info session offers several programs in East Asia and can answer your questions and find a program that's right for you. If you thought about studying abroad in Asia, but aren't sure what options are out there or how to even get started with the process, this session is right for you.

 

Malawi service-learning summer program info session

Date: Thursday, November 17th, 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM       

Location: UDC 201

Outline of info session: Malawi service-learning summer program will provide the opportunity for you to spend three weeks of your summer in, Blantyre, Malawi, participating in a meaningful international service learning projects and getting Binghamton credits. This program is open to all majors, including both undergraduate and graduate students.

 

Montenegro summer program info session

Date: Thursday, November 17th, 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM         

Location: UU 122

Outline of info session: This program provides you the opportunity to earn upper level credits during summer in the incredibly beautiful Mediterranean seaside city of Herceg Novi, Montenegro which is a finalist for the competition for the European Capital of Culture! All undergraduate students are welcome to apply, no matter your major. On site, you will use the inspiration of this location to practice art through the media of your choice (painting, drawing, or mixed media, etc). Participants of this program will also go on several unique all-day excursions including a boat trip through Boka Kororska Bay and a visit to King’s Landing in Dubrovnik, Croatia (one of the film locations for Game of Thrones!).

 

Montenegro summer program info session

Date: Friday, November 18th, 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Location: UU 124

Outline of info session: This program provides you the opportunity to earn upper level credits during summer in the incredibly beautiful Mediterranean seaside city of Herceg Novi, Montenegro which is a finalist for the competition for the European Capital of Culture! All undergraduate students are welcome to apply, no matter your major. On site, you will use the inspiration of this location to practice art through the media of your choice (painting, drawing, or mixed media, etc). Participants of this program will also go on several unique all-day excursions including a boat trip through Boka Kororska Bay and a visit to King’s Landing in Dubrovnik, Croatia (one of the film locations for Game of Thrones!).

 

China summer program info session

Date: Friday, November 18th, 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM  

Location: UU 121

Outline of info session: China summer program will provide a faculty-led education abroad opportunity that will take you through five different Chinese cities exploring China's urbanization. Earn credits while seeing the world.

Last Updated: 11/14/16