International Education Week 2022
Celebrate with Carroll University November 13-18, 2022
IEW is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. This joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education is part of [the United States] effort to promote programs that prepare Americans for a global environment and attract future leaders from abroad to study, learn, and exchange experiences https://iew.state.gov/
Rice Around the World in MDR
Did you know about 60% of all global cuisine uses rice as a complement to or part of its main dishes? Discover new flavors with this universal ingredient this week in the Main Dining Room using just a meal swipe!
|November 14||Lunch time in the MDR||India||Chicken Curry|
|November 15||Dinner time in the MDR||Puerto Rico||Arroz con Pollo|
|November 16||Lunch time in MDR||Nigeria||Jollof Rice|
|November 17||Dinner time in MDR||Italy||Risotto|
|November 18||Dinner time in the MDR||Philippines||Arroz Caldo|
Milwaukee Art Museum and Milwaukee Public Museum
Travel Series and Global Education have partnered together to bring an off-campus adventure to kick off International Education Week! Visit the Milwaukee Art Museum and Milwaukee Public Museum to experience international culture using all of your senses.
|Date||Time||Location||Sign Up Required|
|November 13th||10:00 am - 3:00 pm||Milwaukee Art Museum
Bus Pickup Campus Center Parking Lot
|Sign up at the Information Desk in the Campus Center starting October 4 until October 27. Free bus ride and free admission!|
Helping International F-1 Students Obtain Off-Campus Employment Lunch ‘n’ Learn with Career Services
Join the Offices of Career Services and Global Education to learn more about how to help support our international F-1 visa holders in securing off-campus employment. This session will review basic regulatory rules (“the 6 steps of maintaining your F1 visa”), provide information on Carroll’s Curricular Practical Training process for international students, and offer you suggestions on connecting students to your professional networks both from an intercultural and career-focused lens.FACULTY/STAFF ONLY
|Date||Time||Location||Sign Up Required|
|Nov 14th||12:00 - 1:00 pm||IDEA Lab Room 118||Faculty/Staff Only Sign-up here|
International Candy & CCE Information
Enjoy various international candies from around the world while you pick up information about how to complete your Cross-Cultural Experiences (CCE). Information for Carroll course CCEs (faculty-led) and study abroad CCEs (individual travel) will be available.
|Nov 15th||11:00am - 1:00pm||Campus Center Lobby|
17th Annual Carroll University UNAFF Traveling Film Festival - Convocation Point
No sign-up is required. You must stay for the film and discussion to earn your convocation point. You can only earn one convocation point from the event.
|Date||Time||Film (click to read description)||Location|
|Nov 16||10:00am||Mind/Game: The Unquiet Journey of Camique Holdsclaw||Campus Center Ballroom|
|Nov 16||12:00pm||The Road to Justice and These Moments||Campus Center Ballroom|
|Nov 16||2:00pm||In Case of Emergency||Campus Center Ballroom|
|Nov 16||4:00pm||Youth vs Gov||Campus Center Ballroom|
Exchange Mix 'n' MingleHave you ever considered studying abroad (individual travel for your CCE) short term, for semester, or even a year?! Our “direct exchange” programs offer you the chance to do this, all while using your Carroll scholarship to attend a completely different school for that time! Learn more about direct exchange programs below. We know you have questions, and OGE has answers! Study abroad is such an incredible opportunity for students to take an extended opportunity to immerse themselves in not only another country, but in their educational/university culture as well!
The Office of Global Education is hosting our first Exchange Student Reception this November. Join us on Thursday, November 17th from 5-7pm in the IDEA lab (located in Frontier Hall).
- Free food
- Attendance enters you in a raffle for International Ed Week swag!
- Scholarship table with information on multiple scholarships for Carroll students participating in a study abroad program
- Opportunity to meet international exchange students studying here for the semester/year
Exchange programs are institutions with which Carroll University maintains agreements with for sending and receiving students. Carroll has exchange partnerships with institutions around the world. Exchange programs are one of the most CCE options, and they often offer a wide variety of classes for students of all majors.
- Receive traditional financial aid package
- Pay Carroll University tuition
- Pay room and board cost to the host institution
- CCE award can be applied if student is eligible
|Nov 17||5:00-7:00pm||IDEA Lab (Frontier Hall)||Sign-up here|
International Education Week Celebration Dinner - Convocation Point
5:00pm - 5 :30 pm CU Move Performance
5:30 - 6:30 pm Convocation (Pending) Speaker
6:30pm - 7:00 pm CU Move Dance Lesson (optional)
Campus Center Ballroom