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International Education Week

Dates: November 18–22, 2019

Location: Various Locations Around Campus

International Education Week (IEW) is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. This joint initiative of the US Department of State and the US Department of Education is part of the efforts to promote programs that prepare Americans for a global environment and attract future leaders from abroad to study, learn, and exchange experiences.

International Education Week at UT aims to:

  • Educate the campus community on the importance of engaging in international and intercultural experiences;
  • Increase awareness of international communities and their impact;
  • Highlight international education opportunities; and
  • Support the diversity and inclusion priority outlined in Vol Vision 2020.


Schedule of Events

Monday, November 18

Tuesday, November 19

Wednesday, November 20

  • Lunch and Learn: Study Abroad on a Budget from 12 – 1 pm in the International House Community Room
  • The Role of Today’s Global Market, Modern Foreign Language Poster Presentations from 1:30 – 3 pm in the International House, Great Room
  • International Coffeehouse hosted by the English Language Institute from 1 – 3 pm in Hodges Library, Mary Greer Room
  • International House Photo Contest Exhibition from 5 – 6 pm in the International House, Community Room
  • Student Experiences Studying Abroad hosted by the International Business Club from 6:30 – 7:30 pm in Haslam Business Building, Room 302

Thursday, November 21

Friday, November 22