UMD: A Globally Connected University

Join us for International Education Week, Nov. 12-16

The Office of International Affairs invites the University of Maryland community to International Education Week (IEW), Nov. 12-16. A joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education, IEW is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide, promote programs that prepare Americans for a global environment, and attract future international leaders to study, learn, and exchange experiences.

See our full list of IEW events below, post on social media using #IEW2018, and email us at international-info@umd.edu if you wish to add your event to our calendar!

 

 

 

 

 

The Immigrants 2 (UMD Wind Orchestra concert)(link is external)
Saturday, November 10, 2018 - 8:00 PM
International Education Week: ‘Smith is Global’ Kick-Off(link is external)
Monday, November 12, 2018 - 9:00 AMto 11:00 AM
International Education Week Open House at the Global Crossroads
Monday, November 12, 2018 - 11:00 AMto 1:00 PM
International Education Week: Smith International Dance Workshop(link is external)
Monday, November 12, 2018 - 1:30 PMto 2:30 PM
International Education Week: Coffee Conversations at the Language House
Monday, November 12, 2018 - 4:00 PMto 5:30 PM
International Education Week: Language Learning for Business(link is external)
Monday, November 12, 2018 - 5:00 PMto 6:00 PM
International Education Week: Smith Global Trivia Game(link is external)
Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 12:00 PMto 1:00 PM
International Education Week: Peace Corps Director (and UMD alumna!) Jody Olsen
Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 3:00 PMto 5:00 PM
International Education Week: SLLC Italian Film Screening: "Love and Anger" (1969)(link is external)
Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 4:00 PMto 6:00 PM
International Education Week: College Park Scholars Movie Screening: "Salam Neighbor" (Life in the Syrian Refugee camp at Za'atari, Jordan)
Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 7:30 PMto 9:00 PM
International Education Week: Career Center and President's Promise International Internships Panel (co sponsored by Education Abroad and Global Communities)(link is external)
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
International Education Week: 15th Annual JM Burgers Symposium, featuring Prof. Harry van den Akker, School of Engineering University of Limerick and Technical University, Delft
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM
International Education Week: International Coffee Hour (2333 Van Munching, Smith Center for Global Business, Specialty Masters Student Association, Education Abroad)(link is external)
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
International Education Week: International Coffee Hour (Global Crossroads, ISSS)
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
International Education Week: Qigong at Language House
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
   
International Education Week: Smith Global Internship Information Session(link is external)
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
International Education Week: Movie Screening of "Llevate mis Amores (All of Me)" (LASC and ISSS)
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
International Education Week: UMD Sustainable Ocean Alliance movie screening, "Blue Planet 2"
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
International Education Week: "The Effects of Economic Liberalization on Performance: Evidence from Cuba’s Restaurant Industry" (Smith Faculty Lunch and Learn, featuring Prof. Kislaya Prasad)(link is external)
Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
International Education Week: SLLC Film Studies Colloquium, featuring Abe Geil (University of Amsterdam), and Nico Baumbach (Columbia University)(link is external)
Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 2:15 PM to 5:00 PM
International Education Week: Distinguished Teacher Scholar Lecture by Prof. Merle Collins (Dept of English)
Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
International Education Week: Taichi at Language House
Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
International Education Week: Global Competencies for the 21st Century Workplace (Smith School Alumni Panel)(link is external)
Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 6:00 PM
International Education Week: Film Studies Seminar: Empathy, Narcissism, Anonymity: A Critical Investigation(link is external)
Friday, November 16, 2018 - 10:00 AMto 12:30 PM
International Education Week: Smith PhD Lunch & Learn: "Transparency Clauses in Bilateral Investment Agreements and Foreign Direct Investments"(link is external)
Friday, November 16, 2018 - 12:30 PMto 2:00 PM