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International Education Week

2018 International Education Week Events

International Education Week is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide.

International Education Week 2016

Quick Reference List:

  • Monday, November 12 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm | Global Awards Information Session | Disque Hall Room 109 32 S. 32nd St.
  • Monday, November 12 | 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm | International Business Student Appreciation Dinner | G Hall TBD
  • Tuesday, November 13 | 9:30 am - 11:00 am | Faculty Forum: Leveraging Your International Research | Skyview (MacAlister Hall 6th Floor)
  • Tuesday, November 13 | 11:00 am - 1:00 pm | International Business Philadelphia | G Hall Lobby
  • Tuesday, November 13 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm | DSAB Presents: Study Abroad | G Hall 205
  • Tuesday, November 13 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Drexel Exchange Student Networking Event | Main Building room 010A (Lowr Level)
  • Tuesday, November 13 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm | Study Abroad 101 | Academic Building Suite 201 101 N. 33rd St.
  • Wednesday, November 14 | 11:00 am - 1:00 pm | Global Business Fair | G Hall Lobby
  • Thursday, November 15 | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm | FIE Passport Day | Academic Building Suite 201 101 N. 33rd St.
  • Thursday, November 15 | 11:00 am - 1:00 pm | LeBow Abroad | G Hall Lobby
  • Thursday, November 15 | 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm | Conversation and Coffee Hour | Ross Commons 2nd floor Lounge 34th and Powelton
  • Thursday, November 15 | 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm | Preparing to do Business Abroad | G Hall 031
  • Friday, November 16 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm | International Co-Op: Student Panel | Online
  • Friday, November 16 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Study Abroad 101 | Academic Building Suite 201 101 N. 33rd St.
  • Wednesday, November 28 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm | Global Education Colloquium | Korman Center 201 3315 Market St.
Full Program descriptions can be found below.

Title of Event: Global Awards Information Session
Date and Time: November 12, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Location: Disque Hall, Room 109 32 S. 32nd street
Description: Learn about opportunities for students interested in international affairs and for study, research, and co-op abroad. This session will provide an overview of several priority awards, as well as tips for identifying and applying for these and other opportunities. Click here to register.
Contact: For questions about this event, please contact Rachel McBride, Fellowships Advisor, fellowships@drexel.edu.


Title of Event: International Business Student Appreciation Dinner
Date and Time: November 12, 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: G Hall TBA
Description: Drexel Lebow’s Global Learning Community is hosting a dinner to foster connections among LeBow’s international students, exchange students, and international faculty. Invitations will be sent to eligible participants.
Contact: Office for Undergraduate Programs, LeBow College of Business- Caitlin Brady, cem398@drexel.edu


Title of Event: Faculty Forum: Leveraging Your International Research
Date and Time: November 13, 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: Skyview Room (MacAlister Hall, 6th Floor)
Description: Faculty and staff are invited to join the Office of Global Engagement and Office of Undergraduate Research as we explore ways in which you can leverage your international research for student opportunities. We will also review current funding initiatives for international travel for faculty, staff, and students. Light breakfast will be provided. Please RSVP here.
Contact: Office of International Programs- Sandra Petri, scp57@drexel.edu


Title of Event: International Business Philadelphia
Date and Time: November 13, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: G Hall Lobby
Description: To celebrate how students can experience international business without leaving the city, groups will table in the LeBow lobby to share information regarding, international student organizations, international business courses and global classrooms, and global business events and resources around Philadelphia.
Contact: Office for Experiential Learning, LeBow College of Business- Kelsey Skic, kee43@drexel.edu


Title of Event: DSAB Presents: Study Abroad
Date and Time: November 13, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: G Hall room 205
Description: The Dean’s Advisory Board is hosting a workshop for students to learn about study abroad opportunities for business majors. RSVP here: https://dragonlink.drexel.edu/event/2840708.
Contact: LeBow Dean's Student Advisory Board- Caitlin Brady, cem398@drexel.edu


Title of Event: Drexel Exchange Student Networking Event
Date and Time: November 13, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Graduate Student Lounge, Main Building room 010A (Lower Level)
Description: Join the Graduate College as we welcome visiting/inbound exchange students on campus to mingle with current international (graduate) students, faculty, and professional staff and learn more about graduate programs and opportunities at Drexel. Light refreshments will be served. RSVP here: https://drexel.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_0cFikuX2gFM8QlL.
Contact: Sandra Strang- sbg38@drexel.edu 215-895-0360


Title of Event: Study Abroad 101
Date and Time: November 13, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Study Abroad Office, Academic Building, Suite 201 101 N. 33rd St.
Description: Study Abroad 101 sessions are for students who are interested in studying abroad, but have not yet selected a program or begun an application. This session will provide preliminary information about study abroad opportunities and logistics.
Contact:
Andrew Sandefur- ahs68@drexel.edu

 


Title of Event: Global Business Fair
Date and Time: November 14, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: G Hall Lobby
Description: International and exchange student LeBow majors will be invited to table in the LeBow lobby and share fun facts about business and culture in their countries.
Contact: Office for Experiential Learning, LeBow College of Business- Kelsey Skic, kee43@drexel.edu


Title of Event: Conversation and Coffee Hour
Date and Time: November 15 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Location:
Ross Commons 2nd Floor Lounge 34th and Powelton
Description: 
Join the English Language Center & International Students and Scholars Services for an afternoon of conversation. Enjoy a cup of coffee while discussing holidays around the world. This is a good opportunity to meet new people and learn about other cultures.

Contact: For more questions, please contact Andrea Johannes, Student Services Coordinator, aaj78@drexel.edu.


Title of Event: FIE Passport Day
Date and Time: November 15, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Study Abroad Office, Academic Building, Suite 201 101 N. 33rd St.
Description: Passport agents will be available in the Drexel Study Abroad office to help domestic students apply for new passports or renew existing passports.
Contact: Lisa Shen- ls896@drexel.edu 


Title of Event: LeBow Abroad
Date and Time: November 15, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: G Hall Lobby
Description: Students can stop by the lobby and learn about opportunities for business majors to travel abroad including study abroad, international co-op, and business intensive courses abroad.
Contact: Office for Experiential Learning, LeBow College of Business- Kelsey Skic, kee43@drexel.edu


Title of Event: Preparing to do Business Abroad
Date and Time:
November 15, 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: G Hall 031
Description: Brian McGoff, an IBM executive with over 20 years of international business experience will share his steps for preparing for an international business trips and how to win over foreign clients. Register here: https://www.lebow.drexel.edu/event/2018/11/15/preparing-do-business-abroad?utm_medium=email&utm_source=transactional&utm_campaign=lb_email
Contact: Office for Experiential Learning, LeBow College of Business- Kelsey Skic, kee43@drexel.edu


Title of Event: International Co-Op: Student Panel
Date and Time:
November 16, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Location: Online
Description: Steinbright Career Development Center will moderate a panel discussion with students who recently worked in international locations. The event will be broadcast via a web platform that is TBD, with invitations sent to students who have applied to Spring/Summer international co-ops and those who may currently be working abroad.
Contact: John Doherty- jed68@drexel.edu


Title of Event: Study Abroad 101
Date and Time: November 16, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Study Abroad Office, Academic Building, Suite 201 101 N. 33rd St.
Description: Study Abroad 101 sessions are for students who are interested in studying abroad, but have not yet selected a program or begun an application. This session will provide preliminary information about study abroad opportunities and logistics.
Contact: Andrew Sandefur- ahs68@drexel.edu


Title of Event: Global Education Colloquium
Date and Time: November 28, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Location: Korman Center room 201 3315 Market St.
Description: Jin Li, associate professor at Henan University for Urban Construction in China, and Visiting Scholar to Drexel, will present his research project titled "Rethinking Cooperative Education: Expanding the Drexel Model to Chinese Universities." This event will take place in-person at Korman Center room 201 and streamed online. For more information and to RSVP, please visit https://drexel.edu/soe/resources/upcoming-events/detail/?eid=21259&iid=60085.
Contact: Anthony Hopkins, ajh357@drexel.edu