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International Education Week

Dates: November 16-20, 2020

Location: Various Locations Around Campus and Virtually

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.


2020 Schedule of Events

Tuesday, November 17

Friday, November 20

Chinese Martial Arts Demonstration

  • Two sessions: 10:30 – 11:20 am and 11:45 am – 12:35 pm
  • Zoom link

Study Abroad in Japan: Information Session

Monday, November 16 – Friday, November 20

Celebrate Culture Virtual 5k/1mile with Knoxville Asian Festival