International Education Week

 The Center for International Programs would like to invite you to help celebrate International Education Week at Saint Mary’s College of California November 13-17. International Education Week (IEW) is a joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education for schools in the U.S. to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. In honor of IEW, CIP and other SMC Community members will be hosting a wide array of events and we hope you can join us.

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IEW PHOTO CONTEST

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Sponsor: Center for International Programs (CIP)

IEW GLOBAL DISPLAY (DANTE 1ST FLOOR DISPLAY)

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Learn more about what International Education Week is and find out some fun facts about the global community here at SMC!

Sponsor: International House & Center for International Programs

 

Monday, Nov. 13th

CHAT WITH A STUDY ABROAD PEER MENTOR

Time: 12:00-1:00pm

Location: Dante Quad

Sponsor: Study Abroad Peer Mentors

Did you know that SMC one of the top colleges of its size to sent the most students abroad in the USA? Come find out more from our Study Abroad Peer Mentors about how you can study abroad.

 

Tuesday, Nov. 14th

CENTER FOR INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMS OPEN HOUSE

Time: 1:00-2:30pm

Location: Brother Jerome West Hall, Ground Floor

Come meet the staff at the Center for International Programs office and find out more about what we do!

 

Wednesday, Nov. 15th

Alumni Voices: OPT Experience From the Field

Time: 6:00-8:00pm

Location: Sichel 106

Sponsor: Center for International Programs

Come meet some International Student alumni and hear about their experiences as students and what they are doing now.

 

Thursday, Nov. 16th

GLOBAL POTLUCK * By invitation only; contact Ana Ramirez, Global Languages and Cultures, amr18@stmarys-ca.edu.

Time: 5:00-7:00pm

Location: Haggarty Lounge

Sponsor: World Languages Department & Center for International Programs

Food is one of the best ways to experience cultural exchange. Bring a cultural dish to share with the other members of the global community.

 

Friday, Nov. 17th

MINI-GLOBAL FAIR TRADE FRIDAY

Time: 11:00am - 1:00pm

Location: Mission & Ministry Center Lounge

Sponsor: Mission & Ministry Center & Center for International Programs

Come by for some Fair Trade coffee and tea. By purchasing Fair Trade items you are having a positive impact worldwide.

Fair Trade: "Fair Trade is a trading partnership, based on dialogue, transparency and respect, that seeks greater equity in international trade. It contributes to sustainable development by offering better trading conditions to, and securing the rights of, marginalized producers and workers"