International Education Week 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 promotes programs that prepare Americans for a global environment and attracts future leaders from abroad to study, learn, and exchange experiences.
We have an exciting week of fun events planned!
Virtual Event November 16th – November 20th:
Global Campus Photo Contest – Sponsored by the Office of Global Initiatives
Monday, November 16th
Treats and Travel – AUM Study Abroad Information Table – The Quad – 9:00 am – 11:00 am – Sponsored by the Office of Global Initiatives
Global Trivia – The Quad – 9:00 am – 11:00 am – Sponsored by the AUM Library
Resume Booth (2 minute overview of your resume (feedback) for a Prize, Information on Handshake – Uploading your resume, and handout a Tip Sheet for International Students, OPT and CPT Information Table – The Quad – 9:00 am – 11:00 am – Sponsored by the Career Development Center
Happy Tipsgiving – The Quad – 9:00 am – 11:00 am – Sponsored by the WASC – Candy will be handed out as well as success tips for final exams.
Tuesday, November 17th
International Snacks and Candy – The Quad – 11:30 am – 2:00 pm – Sponsored by the Center for Disability Services and Student Involvement and Leadership Programs
Winter Holidays Around the World – Showcasing Eid-Al-Adha, Diwali, Bodhi Day, Las Posadas, Day of the Dead, Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, and Chinese New Year – The Quad – 11:00 am – 2:00 pm – Sponsored by the Office of Global Initiatives, International Student Association (ISA), Indian Student Organization (ISO), and the Office of Collaborative Partnership and Distance Education
International Movie Night – The new version of “Aladdin” – Soccer Field – 6:00 pm – Sponsored by Student Affairs and AUM Athletics
Wednesday, November 18th
International Wellness Wednesday – “Dance Around the World” – The Quad – 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm – Sponsored by the Wellness Center
Open Play Badminton Event – The Wellness Center – 6:00 pm – Sponsored by AUM Intramurals
Thursday, November 19th
World Language Scavenger Hunt– The Quad – 11:00 am – 2:00 pm – Sponsored by English as a Second Language (ESL) – Participants complete a scavenger hunt around campus using individual clues that are written in multiple languages.
Spanish Language Lesson – The Quad – 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm – The lesson will be given by Dr. Eric Darch, Assistant Professor in the College of Education
Contact Laurie Bellinger, International Education Specialist, if you have any questions about International Education Week.
Taylor Center 101
7400 East Drive Montgomery, AL 36117
8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday - Friday
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