International Education Week

What is International Education Week (IEW)?

International Education Week (November 16-20, 2020) is a national week of the U.S. Department of State and U.S. Department of Education that celebrates the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. We will be having sessions each day this week all things related to international education.

The Office of International Students and Scholars (OISS) will also be hosting their own set of great IEW events! You can find their events here: https://oiss.ucsb.edu/events/international-education-week

 

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Monday, November 16th

Real Talk: Covid19 and Study Abroad Info Session
Presented by Emily Tom-Atzberger, Associate Director & Puspita Hutajulu, Admin. Assistant, featuring EAP Returnees

4:00p.m. | Zoom link

What could your EAP experience look like should there still be COVID restrictions when you're abroad? Find out here and also learn how to find COVID resources online.


UCEAP Application Workshop
Hosted by EAP Peer Advisors

5:00p.m. | Zoom link

Are you currently working on your UCEAP application and have questions? Join our Application Tips ZOOM Workshop and get your questions answered. Peer Advisors will go over the whole application process and answer questions at the end of the presentation.

 

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Tuesday, November 17th

University of Copenhagen (Denmark) Info Session
Hosted by UCEAP

9:00a.m | Register Here

UCEAP is hosting an info session for our program with the University of Copenhagen. This is a great opportunity for you to "meet" staff, get additional information about the program, and ask questions. You will need to register in advance to receive instructions on how to access the info session. The registration process is simple and quick, so please don't delay!


University of Nicosia (Cyprus) Info Session
Hosted by UCEAP

10:00a.m | Register Here

UCEAP is hosting an info session for our programs in Cyprus. This is a great opportunity for you to "meet" staff, get additional information about the program, and ask questions. You will need to register in advance to receive instructions on how to access the info session. The registration process is simple and quick, so please don't delay!


Programs in Mexico Info Session
Hosted by UCEAP

11:00a.m | Register Here

UCEAP is hosting an info session for our programs in Mexico. This is a great opportunity for you to "meet" staff, get additional information about the program, and ask questions. You will need to register in advance to receive instructions on how to access the info session. The registration process is simple and quick, so please don't delay!


Putting the 'Study' in Study Abroad: Classroom Culture Overseas
Hosted by Nina M. & Jadie O. UCSB EAP Peer Advisors

5:00 p.m | Zoom Link

Ever wondered how other countries teach their students? Join this zoom session to hear some fun stories and tips from several returnees about what culture shock looks like inside the classroom abroad!


University of Sydney (Australia) Info Session

6:00 p.m | Register Here

UCEAP is hosting an info session for our program with the University of Sydney. This is a great opportunity for you to "meet" staff, get additional information about the program, and ask questions. You will need to register in advance to receive instructions on how to access the info session. The registration process is simple and quick, so please don't delay!
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Wednesday, November 18th

University of Glasgow Info Session
Hosted by UCEAP

9:00 a.m. | Register Here

UCEAP is hosting an info session for our program with the University of Glasgow. This is a great opportunity for you to "meet" staff, get additional information about the program, and ask questions. You will need to register in advance to receive instructions on how to access the info session. The registration process is simple and quick, so please don't delay!


Maastricht Summer School Info Session
Hosted by UCEAP

10:00 a.m | Register Here

UCEAP is hosting an info session for our program with the Maastricht Summer School. This is a great opportunity for you to "meet" staff, get additional information about the program, and ask questions. You will need to register in advance to receive instructions on how to access the info session. The registration process is simple and quick, so please don't delay!


Eating like a Brazilian (How to make Pão de queijo/Brazilian Cheese Bread)
Hosted by Jackie S., UCSB EAP Peer Advisor

2:00 p.m | Zoom Link

Learn to eat like a Brazilian by joining us in making pão de queijo, or Brazilian cheese bread! Hosted by peer advisor Jackie, who studied abroad in Brazil.


Going Global After Grad
Presented by UCSB Career Services, featuring UCSB EAP Alumni

3:30 p.m.  | Zoom Link

Interested in global opportunities after graduation? Come by for a demo of GoinGlobal and hear from UCSB EAP alumni and their experiences abroad.
Hear about experiences like:

  • Teaching English abroad
  • Working/attending graduate school abroad, but remotely
  • and more!

GoinGlobal demo will be at 3:30pm, alumni panel will be at 4pm.

Helpful resources: ABC's of Teaching Abroad, Grad School Abroad, Life After UCSB: International Opportunities


National University of Singapore
Hosted by UCEAP

6:00 p.m | Register Here

UCEAP is hosting an info session for our program with the National University of Singapore (NUS). This is a great opportunity for you to "meet" staff, get additional information about the program, and ask questions. You will need to register in advance to receive instructions on how to access the info session. The registration process is simple and quick, so please don't delay!

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Thursday, November 19th

Carlos III University of Madrid Info Session
Hosted by UCEAP

9:00 a.m | Register Here

UCEAP is hosting an info session for our program with the Carlos III University of Madrid. This is a great opportunity for you to "meet" staff, get additional information about the program, and ask questions. You will need to register in advance to receive instructions on how to access the info session. The registration process is simple and quick, so please don't delay!


University College Dublin (Ireland) Info Session

9:00 a.m | Register Here

UCEAP is hosting an info session for our program with the University College Dublin. This is a great opportunity for you to "meet" staff, get additional information about the program, and ask questions. You will need to register in advance to receive instructions on how to access the info session. The registration process is simple and quick, so please don't delay!


Eat (and study) in Italy!
Hosted by Casie B. UCSB EAP Peer Advisor

2:00 p.m | Zoom Link

Join us to learn about all the great food Italy has to offer! Casie is a UCSB EAP returning student who studied in Bologna, Italy from 2019-2020. She will be making a Bolognese classic: tagliatelle al ragù; a dish known in the states as spaghetti Bolognese.


Coffee and Conversation: Identities Abroad
Hosted by Emily Tom-Atzberger, Associate Director, Genesis Herrera, Regional Advisor, EAP Peer Advisor

4:00 p.m | Zoom Link

Wondering what you might experience abroad? Preview our resource materials and then engage with EAP advisors and returnees with your questions?
Click here for resources to view prior to the session. 


Language Exchange
Hosted by Izaya M. & Hannah L., UCSB EAP Peer Advisors

5:00 p.m | Register Here

A language exchange event with UCSB and EAP students to make new connections and practice different languages!

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Friday, November 20th

Friday Fry Up!
Hosted by Nina M. UCSB EAP Peer Advisor

12:00 p.m | Zoom Link

Come learn how to make a full English breakfast, or "fry up," with peer advisor Nina and chat about food in the UK!


Study Abroad 101
Presented by Alice Kojima, Regional Advisor 

2:00 p.m | Zoom Link

Want to study abroad, but don’t know where to start? Come hear about how to select a program, finances, the application process, and more!


Costs & Scholarships
Presented by Genesis Herrera, Regional Advisor 

3:00 p.m | Zoom Link

Learn about financial planning for UCEAP programs!  

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On-Demand Videos

Click on the title to watch the video

ABC's of Teaching Abroad

Being Black Abroad GLOW

Black Experience Abroad

Diversity Abroad | Study Abroad and Identity

Grad School Abroad

Latinx Experience Abroad

The JET Program: Live, Work, and Discover Japan!

Study Abroad for First Generation Students

Study Abroad and Social Identities

Studying in Argentina and China as a Black Woman