Center for International Studies and Programs

International Education Week Calendar of Events

IEW WEEK:  NOVEMBER 14-18, 2016

Celebrate international education and exchange worldwide

·         prepare for a global environment

·         be an international leader

 

Click on the specific day for a list of
INTERNATIONAL EDUCATION WEEK events
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Monday,
 November 14


Tuesday
November 15

Wednesday
November 16
Thursday
November 17
Friday
November 18
International Photo Contest   CISP/IEW Home 

 

     IEW SCHEDULE:   November 14-18, 2016

International Photo Contest for Students, Faculty and Staff
UT students, faculty and staff are invited to enter an international photo for a chance to win movie tickets. Vote for your favorite student photo and faculty photo all week!
Location: Student Union, Trimble Lounge, Display Case

International Fashion Photo Contest
Come share your international fashion with the UT community! Stop by the CISP office to take a photo with Dr. Sammy Spann, Rocky and Rocksy to be entered to win a prize at the end of the week.
Location: Snyder Memorial, Suite 1000

Please send photos to Eduabroad@utoledo.edu International photos" are defined as photos taken overseas or photos of international events taken domestically.

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Monday, November 14, 2016

Passport Day
Date: Monday, November 14
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Location: Snyder Memorial, Suite 1000
Stop in to schedule a passport appointment during the fall semester and receive a FREE passport photo! 
Email cisp@utoledo.edu or call 419-530-5268 for more information. 

Confucius Institute: Tea Ceremony and Calligraphy
Date: Monday, November 14
Time:  11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: Trimble Lounge

Education Abroad Info Session ~ Featuring European Destinations
Date: Monday, November 14
Time: 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Location: Snyder Memorial, Room 1100
Are you interested in traveling and experiencing a new culture WHILE gaining college credit?  Get inspired by UT students as they share their European education abroad experiences.  Refreshments will be provided. 

International Job Workshop
Date: Monday, November 14
Time: 2:00 p.m. –  3:00 p.m.
Location: Carlson Library, Room 102S
Learn about networking tactics, job search techniques, and company research strategies to enhance your search for an international internship or job.

Zumba
Date:  Monday, November 14
Time:  7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Location: Recreation Center  
Like to dance? Join us for a Latin inspired exercise!

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Tuesday, November 15, 2016


Confucius Institute: Tea Ceremony and Calligraphy
Date: Tuesday, November 15
Time:  11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: Student Union, Trimble Lounge

Fulbright for Scholars
Faculty are invited to learn more about the Fulbright U.S Scholar Program, which provides approximately 800 teaching and/ or research grants to U.S faculty and experienced professionals in a wide variety of academic professional fields. Grants are available in over 125 countries worldwide.
Date:  Tuesday, November 15
Time: 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: Snyder Memorial, Room 1100

Film Presentation: Crossing Boarders
Date:  Tuesday, November 15
Time: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Location: Snyder Memorial, Suite 1000
Please join is for a screening of Crossing Boarders, a documentary that follows four Moroccan and four American university students as they travel together through Morocco. Through humor, honesty and a willingness to be challenged, these strangers discover not just "the Other", but themselves.

Education Abroad Info Session ~ Featuring Featuring Latin America 
Date: 
Tuesday, November 15
Time: 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Snyder Memorial, Room 1100 
Are you interested in traveling and experiencing a new culture WHILE gaining college credit?  Get inspired by UT faculty and students as they share their education abroad experiences in Latin America.  Refreshments will be provided.

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Wednesday, November 16

Global Citizenship: Come learn what it means to be a global citizen. This includes defining global citizenship and learning about religion, language, and culture.
Date:  Wednesday, November 16
Time: 10:30 a.m. —11:30 a.m.
Location: Snyder Memorial, Room 1100

Education Abroad Info Session ~ Featuring National Student Exchange
Date:  Wednesday, November 16
Time: 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Location: Snyder Memorial 1100
Are you interested in traveling and experiencing a new culture WHILE gaining college credit?  Get inspired by UT faculty and students as they share their adventures around USA Territories through the National Student Exchange program.
Refreshments will be provided.

Confucius Institution: Paper Folding and Mask Making
Date: 
Wednesday, Novermber 16
Time:  11 a.m.— 12 p.m.
Location: Trimble Lounge

International Village
Date: Wednesday, November 16
Time: 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Location: Student Union Auditorium
Enjoy free international foods, activities, and performances by UT international students during I-Village. International Student Association's member organizations will showcase the cultures they represent.

Student Scholarships and Awards
Date:
Wednesday, November 16
Time: 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Location: Snyder Memorial, Room 1100
Students are invited to learn more about the Fulbright U.S Student Program, which provides U.S student's annual grants to study, conduct research, or teach English worldwide.

International Games:  Join us for international games and food.
Date:  Wednesday, November 16
Time: 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Location: Snyder Memorial, Room 1100

Zumba: Like to dance? Join us for a Latin inspired exercise!
Date:  Wednesday, November 16
Time: 7:00 p.m.—8:00 p.m.
Location: Recreation Center

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Thursday, November 17  

Employment for F-1 and J-1 International Students: How to apply for Optional Practical Training and Curricular Practical Training. Date:  Wednesday, November 16
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Location: Snyder Memorial Room 1100

Travel Workshop for F-1 & J-1 International Students
Date:  Thursday, November 17
Time: 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Location: Snyder Memorial Room 1100
Travel Workshop for F-1 & J-1 International Students Planning on traveling outside of the U.S. soon? Attend an informational sessions about what you need to know before you travel outside of the U.S. bring your I-20 and have same day signature service!

H-1B Non-Immigrant Status Presentation
Date: Thursday, November 17
Time: 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Location: Snyder Memorial, Room 1100
Come and learn about the H-1B process works for cap-exempt employers like the University of Toledo. A summarized presentation of how the H-1B process works here at the University, an explanation of what qualifies for an H-1B petition and the federal regulations that must be followed by both employer and employee before and during the employment.

Education Abroad Info Session~ Featuring Asia 
Date: Thursday, November 17
Time: 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Snyder Memorial, Room 1100 
Are you interested in traveling and experiencing a new culture WHILE gaining college credit?  Get inspired by UT students as they talk about their time abroad in Asia (China, Japan, South Korea, India, Thailand)!  Refreshments will be provided.

Taste of Toledo
Date:  Thursday, November 17
Time: 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Location: meet at Snyder Memorial, Room 1000
 Students can sign up for a group meal at a locally Zia's Italian restaurant in Snyder Memorial 1000 or cisp@utoledo.edu. Students pay for the cost of the meal; transportation and friends provided.

Zumba/Aqua Zumba
Like to dance? Join us for a Latin inspired exercise!
Date:  Thursday, November 17
Time: 4:00 p.m.—5:00 p.m. and 5:00p.m. –6:00 p.m.
Location: Recreation Center

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Friday, November 18  

Faculty International Study, Teaching, and Research Opportunities
Date
:  Friday, November 18
Time: 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Location: Student Union, Room 2584
Faculty are invited to learn more about the Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program, USAC Faculty International Development Award or Vising Professor program, the Confucius Institute Educator to Educator program, and UT international grants. 

Confucius Institute: Paper Crafting
Date:  Friday, November 18
Time: 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Location: Student Union, Trimble Lounge

Education Abroad Info Session~ Funding your Experience through Scholarships, Grants, Loans, and Fundraising
Date: 
Friday, November 20
Time: 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Location: Snyder Memorial, Room 1100

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