International Education Week
October 14-18, 2019

International Education Week is an annual celebration during which Lewis University colleges, departments and student groups plan activities and events to highlight and support international education, multiculturalism and diversity.

MONDAY October 14
11am-1:15pm Travel Study Fair
JG-206
Faculty-Lead Travel Study & Rome
Arts & Ideas
12pm-1:30pm “Working in the U.S. as an International Student: CPT & OPT”
JG-105
International Student Services
3pm-4pm “Why Study a Foreign Language and Why Study them at Lewis?
AS-158-A
Foreign Language
Arts & Ideas
4:30pm-6pm “Working in the U.S. as an International Student: CPT & OPT”
JG-105
International Student Services


TUESDAY October 15
1pm-2pm The State of Brexit: “How did we get here and where are we going?”
JG-105
Political Science
Arts & Ideas
2pm-2:50pm U.S. Mexico Pilgrimage Presentation
D'Arcy Great Room
Arts & Ideas
3pm Unity Dialogue
JG-123
Culture clubs, Multicultural Student Services, International Student Services


WEDNESDAY October 16
1pm-2pm Faculty Development: How you can support international student recruitment?”
Welcome Center Conference Room
Faculty and Staff
3:30pm-4:30pm Faculty Development: Developing a Travel Study Program”
AS-155-A
Faculty and Staff
4pm-5pm International Volunteer Opportunities
D'Arcy Great Room
Arts & Ideas


THURSDAY October 17
11am-12:15pm Peace Teach In: “From Chaos to Compassion” Refugees: Connecting Across Borders
AS-158-A
Dr. Elizabeth Sturm
Arts & Ideas
3pm-4pm International Tea Room: Cultural Conversations
AS-105-A
Arts & Ideas
4pm-5pm International Student Association Committee Meeting
JG-105


FRIDAY October 18
1pm-2pm Faculty Development: Pedagogy of Working with an International Student
AS-105-A


NOTE: Full descriptions, additions, schedule changes are available at lewisu.edu/artsandideas.

For more information
Michael J. Fekete
Director of International & Global Scholar Services
(815) 836-5549
FeketeMi@lewisu.edu