University of Northern Iowa

International Education Week 2011 Schedule

                                                                                                     

2011 INTERNATIONAL
 EDUCATION WEEK
 

                             November 14-18, 2011                            
www.uni.edu/internationalprograms

Monday, November 14
 International foods served in Rialto, Piazza, Prexy’s, &Chat's 

9AM-3PM: International Student Teaching Center Display (2nd Floor Lobby, Schindler Education Center)

10AM-2PM: Information table* - Free International Coffee Samples***

11AM-1PM: Information table* - Ireland Display

11AM-1PM: Information table* - Tibetan Display

11AM-1PM: Information table* - Bosnian Display

12PM-1PM: Kick-off Event (University Room, Maucker Union)***
    - Welcome by Nadia Korobova, Assistant Director, Office of International Programs
    - Opening Remarks Dr. Gloria Gibson, Executive Vice President and Provost
    - Keynote speaker Nicholas Chizek, former UNI Study Abroad participant
    - Dance and musical performances, appetizers, and refreshments

3:00PM-5:30PM:  Under Fire   film showing hosted by Carol A. Cook, Social Work Department and Ron Roberts, Emeritus Sociology Professor (Sabin 023)**

3:30PM-4:30M: German Club Kaffeestunde Conversation Table (Chats, Maucker Union)


Tuesday, November 15
 International foods served in Rialto, Piazza, Prexy’s, & Chat's 

America Recycles Day 

9AM-3PM: International Student Teaching Center Display (2nd Floor Lobby, Schindler Education Center)

10AM-2PM: Information table* - Free International Coffee Samples*** 

11AM-1PM: Information table* - International Student Association

3:30PM-5PM:  Study Abroad 101 (ITTC 138)

3:30PM-4:30PM: Global Opportunities Information Session - CBB 7

6PM: Harry Potter’s Traveling World Exhibit Opening (Rod Library)

6:30-9PM: Free Cricket Lessons (UNI Dome)***


Wednesday, November 16
 International foods served in Rialto, Piazza, Prexy’s, & Chat's 

Traditional Clothing Day (students, faculty and staff are encouraged to wear international clothing) 

9AM-3PM: International Student Teaching Center Display (2nd Floor Lobby, Schindler Education Center)

11AM-1PM: Information table* - Camp Adventure

12:15PM-12:50 PM: Traditional Clothing Fashion Show hosted by International Student Association (Hemisphere Lounge, Maucker Union)

3:30PM-4:30 PM: Global Associates: "Focus on South Africa" hosted by International Club of Business Students (Curris Business Building, first floor student lounge)

7PM-9PM:  "Africalls?"  Film showing hosted by the UNI-African Union (Oak Room, Maucker Union)**


Thursday, November 17
 International foods served in Rialto, Piazza, Prexy’s, & Chat's 

9AM-3PM: International Student Teaching Center Display (2nd Floor Lobby, Schindler Education Center)

11 AM-1PM: Information table* - Study Abroad Center

11AM-1PM: Information table* - Chinese Display

11AM-1PM: Information table* - Japanese Display

3:30PM-5:30PM: “Taste of Culture” by Culture and Intensive English Program: International food, cultural games, presentations, and more! (Center for Multicultural Education, Maucker Union 113)

3:30PM-5PM: Information Session: Social Work in Nicaragua Capstone (Sabin 207)

6PM: International Services Office Indian Ethnic Dinner (ISO Office, Upper level Maucker Union 109)

7PM-9PM:  Kekexili-Mountain Patrol” Film showing hosted by the Chinese Students and Scholars Association (Oak Room, Maucker Union)** 

Friday, November 18
 International foods served in Rialto, Piazza, Prexy’s, & Chat's 

11 AM-1PM: Information table* - CIEP Conversation Partner Table

11 AM-1PM: Information table* - International Club of Business Students

11AM-1PM: Information table* - Study Abroad Center

10AM-2PM: Information table* - Free International Coffee Samples*** 

6PM-8PM: Center for Multicultural Education Fun Night (CME Maucker Union109)

 

*All Information Tables are located across from Chats in Maucker Union

**Free pop and popcorn sponsored by the Office of International Programs

***Sponsored by Office of International Programs