International Education Week Calendar
October 27- 30, 2014
Calendar of Events 2014
Monday October 27, 2014
Peace Corps Presentation
Career Center Room
108, CUB, 4:30 p.m.
Peace Corps offers a unique experience to make a difference around the world
and bring the benefits of that experience back home. The personal and
professional rewards of Peace Corps service last a lifetime. Join us to learn about the process of applying
to the Peace Corps and the benefits of serving.
Hosted by the Career Center.
Study Abroad: Where Did you Go, What Did You Do and Would You Do It Again?
CUB, 7 p.m.
will discuss their personal overseas study and travel experiences to countries
including the Dominican Republic, Haiti, Israel, and Korea as well as
throughout Europe. Moderated by Dr. Gretchen Pierce, Associate Professor of History and
Dr. Mark Sachleben, Associate Professor of Political Science.
Tuesday October 28, 2014
Rooms 100, 101, 103, 106, 117, 202, 209, 3:30-4:45 p.m.
Spend an afternoon experiencing world
cultures. Language, culture, food and fun await you! Have you ever wanted
to learn about various countries in Latin America, Spain, France, Haiti, China,
Germany and more? Come and interact with faculty and students who are experts
on these countries. We will also have a World Languages Karaoke Jam.
International food will be served. Hosted by the Department of Modern
International Film: Czech Dream (2004)
Grove Hall Forum, 7:15 p.m.
students from the Czech Film Academy commission, a leading advertising agency,
organize a huge campaign for the opening of a new supermarket named Czech
Dream. The supermarket, however, does not exist and is not meant to. The
advertising campaign includes radio and television ads, posters, flyers with
photos of fake Czech Dream products, a promotional song, an internet site, and
ads in newspapers and magazines. Will people believe in it and show up for the
grand opening? (IMDB.com) Hosted by
the Political Science Department.
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Going Global: How to Find International Job/Internship Opportunities
Career Center Room 108, CUB 3:30 p.m.
for a job that utilizes your international experience but not sure what’s out
there? Wondering where to learn about international job/ internship
opportunities and how to find them? Going Global will provide strategies to
learn about what options are available to you as well as a chance to learn more
about teaching English abroad. Hosted by the Career Center.
International Foods Night
Reisner Dining Hall, 4-7
different food stations will feature ethnic foods from all over the world. The dinner meal must be purchased upon
entrance into Reisner. Students may use
their meal plan or you can pay at the door ($9.40 for members of the Ship
community & general public). Hosted by Chartwells Dining Services.
Thursday October 30, 2014
International Flag Discussion FORUM
Ceddia Union Building Room 105, 3:30 p.m.
What’s in the
meaning of a flag? The international
flag display on the Library Quad represents the diverse nations where students,
staff and faculty we have at Ship originate.
Please join us for a discussion with student representatives to learn
what their home flag means to them. Moderated by Dr. Sean Cornell, Associate
Professor of Geography and Earth Science.
Sit in a Language Class
in learning a language but haven’t been able to commit to an entire semester
of study? Sitting in on a language class
is a perfect way to decide if
in a course would be the right fit for you.
Hosted by the
Department of Modern Languages.
Flag Display on the Library Quad has been created by 5th grade
from Grace B. Luhrs Elementary School under the direction of Dr. Sean
Associate Professor of Geography/Earth Science.
events are open to SHIP students, faculty, staff and the local community. There
is no charge for events unless otherwise noted.
International Education Week is sponsored by the Department of International Studies and the Office of International Programs.