International Education Week 2017

International Education Week

 

University of North Texas is proud to particpate in International Education Week. Student Organizations, Colleges and Departments are invited to host events related to international education and cultural exchange. 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 and the U.S. Department of Education promotes programs that prepare Americans for a global environment and attract future leaders from abroad to study, learn, and exchange experiences.

International Education Week 2017 will be held November 13-17.
Events are FREE unless otherwise noted | Events in bold hosted or co-hosted by UNT International | Events are subject to change

Monday, November 13

  • IELI Day at the Intensive English Language Institute
  • Study Abroad 101 | 2:30-3p | Sage 237
  • Faculty Led Study Abroad Japan: Japanese Language Program Info Session | 3-4p | LANG 107A
  • Brazilian Cuisine in Kerr Dining Hall
  • International Dance Party with the Graduate Student Council | 6-8p | Library Mall
  • Free ZUMBA | Pohl Rec Center | 8:30p

Tuesday, November 14

  • UNT Study Abroad Fair | 10a-2p | Union 333
  • Dr. Jain to present on Asian and Jainism related courses in the Department of Philosphy & Religion | ENV 225A | 12:30p
  • Texas Fashion Collection Open House: Guatemalan Garments | 1-5p | 405 S. Welch St. Entrance through Lobby
  • Japanese Cultural Organization Fall Festival | 1-7p | Library Mall
  • Peace Corps Alumni Stories with the Political Science Student Association | 6-8p | Union 332
  • Italian Cuisine in Champs Dining Hall
  • Indian Cuisine in Kerr Dining Hall

Wednesday, November 15

  • Better Together Interfaith Gardening Group | Noon and 6p | UNT Community Garden
  • Getting Engaged Internationally Workshop for Faculty and Staff | 2-4p | Marquis Hall 327
  • Arabic Singing Table | 3-4p | LANG 317
  • Italian Movie Night | 4-6p | LANG 109
  • German Cuisine in Bruce Dining Hall
  • Vietnamese Cuisine in Kerr Dining Hall
  • Free ZUMBA | Pohl Rec Center | 8:30p

Thursday, November 16

  • Dr. Jain to present on Asian and Jainism related courses in the Department of Philosphy & Religion | ENV 225A | 12:30p
  • Eagles Abroad CHINA Info Session | 2-3p | Wooten 310
  • Study Abroad 101 | 2:30-3p | BLB 314
  • Eagles Abroad IRELAND Info Session | 4-5p | Wooten 310
  • Korean Cultural Exchange Fall Festival | Library Mall
  • Salsa Lessons | 3-4:30p | POHL Group Exercise Room A
  • Arabic Language Association Conversation Hour | 6-7p | LANG 410
  • Traditional Thanksgiving Dinner in all UNT Dining Halls

Friday, November 17

  • South Asian Language Symposium | WILLIS 250H
  • Fulbright Information Session STUDENTS | 10-11a | MARQ 107
  • Fulbright Information Session FACULTY | 11a-Noon | MARQ 107
  • Peruvian Gastronomy and Travel | 1-2p | LANG 410
  • Arabic Cinema | 1-3p | Language 109 | $5 includes 2 slices pizza, drink and a cookie
  • Faculty Led Study Abroad in Peru Info Session | 2-3p | LANG 107
  • World Echoes Culture Night | 5-7p | ENV Atrium
  • Irish Cuisine in Kerr Dining Hall
  • Latin Street Food in Mean Greens Dining Hall

Other International Activities and Events on Campus

  • Look for the Free Speech Walls on the Library Mall and share your perspective!
  • Find a flag on campus, correctly identify the country it represents and win a prize!
  • Test your International IQ with our online quiz!
  • Afro-Cuban/Brazilian/Latin Jazz Lab Concert | Saturday, November 18 | 6:30-8:30p | Voertman Hall | $3/$5