International Education Week 2012

International Education Week is Nov. 12-16!

International Education Week 2012

November 12, 2012 (All day) - November 16, 2012 (All day)
Contact:
Jessica Lamb jessica.lamb@usm.edu 601.266.6809

A joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education, International Education Week is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. This year we are excited to celebrate again, in a variety of ways, and we hope you will join us!

Want to get involved this year? Tell us how! Fill out our form and join in the celebration!

2012 International Education Week Schedule

Date

Location

Time

Event

Tuesday, 13 Nov.

Thad Cochran Center 216

11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

General Study Abroad Informational Meeting - Join the Office of Internatioanl Programs to learn more about the who, what, where, why and how in relation to studying abroad. It's never too soon to start and we'll walk you through a few steps that will help you prepare to experience the world as your classroom. 

Tuesday, 13 Nov.

Thad Cochran Center 216

12:30 - 1:15 p.m.

General Study Abroad Informational Meeting - Join the Office of Internatioanl Programs to learn more about the who, what, where, why and how in relation to studying abroad. It's never too soon to start and we'll walk you through a few steps that will help you prepare to experience the world as your classroom. 

Wednesday, 14 Nov.

Shoemaker Square

11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Join the International Club in Shoemaker Square (or in the TCC Atrium in case of rain) for a Day of Celebration! Learn about how to get involved, and taste some food from around the world!

Thursday, 15 Nov.

Thad Cocran Center Atrium

10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Come and see what study abroad opportunitites are available to you this summer and next year!
Vote on who should win the Cultural Perspectives Student Photo contest.
Read the winning essay from our Essay Conest.
Find out who wins our video contest.

If you haven't entered a contest - what are you waiting for?? And yes, you can enter more than one!

Thursday 15 Nov.

Fresh Food Company

LUNCH

Cruise around the world via the USS Fresh Food and get stamped at each port. Get 6 out of 9 stamps and be entered to win a prize! After your meal, turn your passport in to a Peer Advisor at the International Fair in the TCC Atrium. If your name is drawn to win a door prize, you will receive an email by Friday!

What countries are on the menu?

Bake- France
Home- America
Sautee- Mongolia
Smart- Korea
Sizzle- Spain
Slice- Italy
Melt- Caribbean
Chill- Ireland
Fresh- Greece 

Friday 16 Nov.

State-wide

By the end of the day

The StudyMississippi Consortium state-wide student photo contest winners will be announced via the Facebook fan page and other social media outlets. 

Enter our Photo Contest, Video Contest, or our Writing Contest. Or all three!

Enter the state-wide StudyMississippi Consortium Student photo contest for your chance to win an Apple iPad 3! Read more about this opportunity here.