International Education Week 2012

International Education Week

The Benefits of International Experience

Nov. 13-16


Every fall, the International Studies Department organizes a series of presentations to celebrate the International Education Week through the initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education (

  • Tuesday, Nov. 13, at 11 a.m., Seby Jones Art Gallery: Russell Brodie will introduce the Global Study Abroad and International Programs.
  • Tuesday, Nov. 13, 6-7:30 p.m., Latham Hall: "Global Sports Marketing: Preparing Minority Students for the International Sport Business Industry," Jason Perry
  • Wednesday, Nov. 14, at 11 a.m., Seby Jones Art Gallery: “The Haiti You Don’t Hear About” — Freshman Steve Prophete, a Film major, will reflect on his own experience as a Haitian native, as well as, his new life as a U.S. citizen.
  • Thursday, Nov. 15, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Seby Jones Art Gallery: “Passport Day” — Students, staff and faculty can submit a passport application.
  • Thursday, Nov. 15, at 1 p.m., Seby Jones Art Gallery: “An Olympic Conversation: Dane Hyatt Experience at the 2012 London Olympics” — Professor Javier Pabón will interview Dane Hyatt, the Jamaican athlete and Saint Augustine’s University student who participated in the 2012 London Olympics.
  • Thursday, Nov. 15, 6-8 p.m., Weston Hall: “Global Health-QEP seminar” — Dr. Salimah El-Amin
  • Thursday, Nov. 15, 7-7:30 p.m., Latham Hall Computer Lab: "Global Management: Preparing Minority Students for International Business" — Dr. Mathias Materu and Dr. Anthony Grady
  • Friday, Nov. 16, at 1 p.m., Seby Jones Art Gallery: Professor Cheng Chen will present the Confucius Program.