International Education Week
November 16 - 20, 2020
– Engaged – Resilient – Global –
International Education Week (IEW) is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. This joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education is part of nationwide efforts to promote programs that prepare Americans for a global environment and attract future leaders from abroad to study, learn, and exchange experiences.
University of Idaho celebrates and honors our international students, scholars and professors from other nations and international experiences that our faculty, staff and students engage in each year.
Join us during one or more of the events held during IEW.
- IEW Photo Contest Voting - Voting will begin on Monday, November 16 on the UI International Programs and UI Education Abroad Instagram and Facebook pages. Follow us on social media and vote for your favorite by “liking” your favorite photo.
- Dine at The Hub to enjoy foods from around the world. The Hub is located on the 1st Floor of the Wallace Residence Complex
- IEW Gratitude Kudoboard - Share your gratitude for international education! Share your appreciation of your international education experiences, international classmates, professors, advisors and friends. Please share your special memories, kudos and photos on our Kudoboard which will be shared as a slideshow during International Education Week.
Monday, November 16
3:30pm Education Abroad First Time Info Session at IPO Learn more about opportunities to study abroad- RSVP required.
Tuesday, November 17
2:00 PM Virtual Education Abroad First-Time Info Session Learn more about opportunities to study abroad- RSVP required.
7:00 PM Virtual International Trivia Night - Join us online via Zoom (https://uidaho.zoom.us/j/83754439968) to compete with teams of up to three people. Test your knowledge in global categories like Global Current Affairs, World Culture, World History, Geography, and more. Prizes will be awarded to the first place team!
Wednesday, November 18
Thursday, November 19
Friday, November 20
12:30 PM Virtual Education Abroad First Time Info Session Learn more about opportunities to study abroad- RSVP required.