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International Education Week 2019

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International Education Week is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. This joint effort of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education is part of their efforts to promote programs that prepare Americans for a global environment and attract future leaders from abroad to study, learn, and exchange experiences in United States . International Education Week (IEW) is celebrated all across United States annually during the third week of November and is an opportunity for the University of Houston to showcase international initiatives across the campus.

Monday, Nov 18
Opening Ceremony, Student Center South Plaza Stage, 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
International Food Station, Moody Towers Dining Commons, 11am-2pm (Dining Services)
Learning Abroad 101, E. Cullen Building Suite 105, 3-4pm (Learning Abroad)
Holidays Around the World, Cougar Place Residence Hall, 5:30-7pm (Global Guides
IEW Photo Contest Voting (All Week), Learning Abroad. Follow @uhlearningabroad on Instagram for details.

Tuesday, Nov 19
International Food Station, Moody Towers Dining Commons, 11am-2pm (Dining Services)
Career Services Presentation: The Value and Importance of International Education: Leveraging and 
Utilizing Acquired Skills, University Career Services Office - 106 Student Service Center Building, 6:00-7:30pm (University Career Services)
International Powerhouse Night, Student Center South- Ballroom East, 6:45-9:30pm (Office of Admissions)

Wednesday, Nov 20
International Food Station, Moody Towers Dining Commons, 11am-2pm (Dining Services)
Global Citizens Credential Mixer, Honors Commons, 4-6pm (Global Initiatives)
International Education Celebration, Student Center South Center for Diversity and Inclusion Office, 5:00-7:00pm (Center for Diversity and Inclusion)

Thursday, Nov 21
International Food Station, Moody Towers Dining Commons, 11am-2pm (Dining Services)
International Scholar Reception, Elizabeth D. Rockwell, 4:00- 6:00 pm (Phi Beta Delta)
Cultural Explosion, Houston Room, 6:30-9:00pm (Council for Cultural Activities)

Friday, Nov 22
International Food Station, Moody Towers Dining Commons, 11am-2pm (Dining Services)ISO Thanksgiving Dinner, Houston Room, 6:00-8:00pm (International Students Organization)