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International Education Week

International Education Week is an annual, worldwide celebration of international education and exchange sponsored by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. Each year, units within the Office of Global Engagement collaborate to feature the international events, programs and initiatives that occur at UIC. See below for information on this year’s events and visit the Department of State’s IEW website for a listing of events worldwide.


International Education Week 2018

Monday, Nov. 12 to Friday, Nov. 16
For a full list of IEW events at UIC, please visit the Study Abroad Office website.

Office of Global Engagement IEW Events

International Alumni Career Panel

Wednesday, Nov. 14 | 4:30-7:00 p.m.
Student Center East, 750 S. Halsted Street, Room 302

Turn your international education into a job! OIS has teamed up with Career Services, the Engineering Career Center, and the Graduate Student Council to bring recent international alumni back to campus for an evening of career conversation and networking. Join us for valuable insight, networking practice, and light refreshments.

Register online by Monday, Nov. 12.

Celebration with the Office of International Affairs

Wednesday, Nov. 14 | 3:00 p.m.
Student Center East, 750 S. Halsted Street, Illinois Room B

Join the Office of International Affairs, UIC students and faculty, and representatives from the Chicago Consular Corps, International Sister Cities Program, Peace Corps and the Diplomat in Residence for a celebration of international education at UIC. Connect with your Consular representative and congratulate winners of the Chicago Consular Corps Scholarship, Drumright Awards, and the John Nuveen International Development Fund.

RSVP by email to by Nov. 9. Space is limited.