International Education Week 2017 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 is part of Bryn Mawr College's efforts to promote programs that prepare Americans for a global environment and attract future leaders from abroad to study, learn, and exchange experiences.
Monday, Nov. 13, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. | Campus Center
Come by the Campus Center to learn more about International Education Week and pick up an IEW ribbon! Wear your ribbon all week to foster campus-wide conversation about students’ experiences in other countries.
Monday, Nov. 13, 5:30 to 8 p.m. | Villanova University, Connelly Center
Join Bryn Mawr College, Villanova University, Harcum College, and Haverford College in an International Trivia night! Pizza will be served at 5:30 and Trivia begins at 6. Form a team and test your international trivia knowledge to win prizes! Students, faculty, and staff are all welcome to form teams using this signup sheet.
Study Abroad: Grab a Snack and Chat
Tuesday, Nov. 14, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. | Campus Center
Thursday, Nov. 16, 2:30 to 5 p.m. | Campus Center
Learn about the essentials of studying abroad at Bryn Mawr College in Campus Center. A slideshow will be displaying information and experiences of studying abroad as a Bryn Mawr student. Grab a snack and view pictures from returning students. Take a break from the books and chat with a study abroad coordinator. Students can learn about the many programs that are offered and the steps to take to plan their journey.
Friday, Nov. 17, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. | Pensby Center
The Graduate School of Social Work and Social Research, Daocha Tea Club, and the Pensby Center present International Delights! Join us for a casual lunchtime tea featuring tea and desserts from around the world.
10-11:30 a.m.: We welcome our guest, Carolina Hausmann-Stabile, PhD, Assistant Professor at the GSSWSR. She will discuss international research initiatives in Latin America and the Caribbean. These will include continued collaboration with the FundaciÓn Tierra de Esperanza, a nonprofit organization serving children and adolescents in Chile. Q&A session will follow for those interested in global health and development initiatives.
International Authors Book Display
All Week | Canaday Library
Explore world cultures through reading! Current popular fiction from countries where students have studied abroad will be displayed in Canaday Library’s first floor through the end of November.
All Week | Throughout Campus
Mawrters' Best Moments from their semester abroad! All around campus throughout the week there will be displays with pictures and quotes from students who have studied abroad. Students can look at the boards and see where fellow Bryn Mawr students have traveled. You can check out pictures from another country and discover lessons learned, and favorite memories from past trips.