UNCG Campus Weekly

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It’s International Education Week

International Education Week is in full swing, with a variety of events celebrating diversity and international cooperation. Here are a few events coming up this week:

  • 11/14: Global Connections Fair: Meet representatives from a variety of Greensboro-based community organizations that work with immigrants and refugees. Learn what services they offer and discover current volunteer opportunities. 11:30 a.m., EUC Commons.
  • 11/15: Faculty/Staff Program Director Developmental Meeting: Discuss risk management for current and prospective faculty-led study abroad program directors. 2 p.m., EUC Sharpe.
  • 11/15: Weaving your International Story using Digital Storytelling: Join world travelers and renowned digital storytellers, Dan Noll and Audrey Scott, as they share practical advice on how to make the most of a study abroad or international travel experience. The event is free and open to all. Refreshments provided. 4 p.m., EUC Auditorium.
  • 11/15: Human Rights Research Network Film: Lumumba: The final HRRN film of the semester. The film tells the story of Patrice Lumumba, the first legally elected prime minister of the Republic of the Congo. The film will be followed by a moderated discussion and a reception. 6:30 p.m., SOEB 120.
  • 11/16: YUVA’s Duwali Night Festival of Lights: Come celebrate the Festival of Lights with UNCG’s Indian Student Association.  There will be performances, food and music. Entry is free and open to all. 5 p.m., SOEB 114.

For more information, see the IEW website.