IEW 2017 kicks off next Monday November 13!
Int'l Education Week / Life in the U.S.

IEW 2017 kicks off next Monday November 13!

International Education Week (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 our efforts to promote programs that prepare Americans for a global environment and attract future leaders from abroad to study, learn, … Continue reading

International Education Week Scavenger Hunt 2017
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International Education Week Scavenger Hunt 2017

International Education Week Scavenger Hunt 2017 International Education Week begins next week (Monday 11/13) and that means it’s time to join us on our IEW Scavenger Hunt to enter to win awesome prizes! International Education Week (Nov 13 – 17) is an annual celebration held by the U.S. Department of State and Department of Education that highlights the importance of international education and exchange. In today’s interconnected … Continue reading

IEW 2015 in Review
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IEW 2015 in Review

Last week, we announced the winners of our second annual IEW Scavenger Hunt on our Facebook page. The contest was a huge success yet again thanks to our students, and the support of their families, coordinators, and community members. Throughout November, our students across the nation served as global ambassadors in their American communities. They … Continue reading

6 Things I Learned as an Exchange Student | Kristin from Norway
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6 Things I Learned as an Exchange Student | Kristin from Norway

Kristin from Norway is experiencing America in Washington for the 2015-16 academic year. In celebration of International Education Week, she shares with us 6 things she learned as an exchange student.   1. I take too much for granted.  It sounds weird, but at home, we really live in a bubble. We have a good life. We know … Continue reading