Saint Martin's University and the Office of International Programs and Development proudly recognize International Education Week with a variety of activities and discussions aimed at celebrating the benefits of international education and worldwide exchange.

What is International Education Week?

International education week is a joint initiative by the U.S. state Department of Education and is part of an effort that promotes educational opportunities that provides students with the skills and perspectives that they need to forge solutions to global challenges and develop into global leaders.

Week-Long Programming

Adventures Abroad Photo Contest

Displayed in Harned Hall Lobby

Sponsored by Campus Life and OIPD

IEW Passport
Earn a stamp for every event you attend!
Sponsored by Residence Life and Campus Life

Pick up your IEW Passport at the TUB or any IEW event.

Monday, November 13

Storyteller’s Luncheon:  Living in Global Community

  • TUB, 11:30pm – 1:30pm
  • Sponsored by the Diversity and Equity Center, Campus Life, and OIPD
  • Feel free to come and go as needed – 10 minute sessions.  Free pizza and pop provided.

Inside Pakistan:  Zulqarnain Ali, UGRAD/IREX scholar

  • Harned Hall 110, 4:00pm-4:50pm
  • Sponsored by OIPD

Tuesday, November 14

International Trivia Day

  • TUB, 1:30pm-2:30pm & 6:00pm-7:00pm
  • Sponsored by Campus Life
  • Offered twice in one day!  Win awesome prizes!

Wednesday, November 15

Careers for the Common Good Fair

  • NWCC, 12:30pm-3:00pm
  • Sponsored by the Office of Career Development

Ho’olaule’a: Mini Lu ‘au

  • NWCC, 6:00pm-8:30pm
  • Sponsored by the Hui `O Hawai`i Club 

Thursday, November 16

Multicultural Carnival

  • NWCC, 6:00pm-8:00pm
  • Sponsored by ASSMU and OIPD

Friday, November 17

OIPD Open House

  • Old Main Rm. 430, 9:00am -11:00am
  • Sponsored by OIPD

Robert A. Harvie Social Justice Lecture Series:  Women and the Work of Liberation - The Sepur Zarco Human Rights Trial in Guatemala (Presenters:  Alicia LeDuc and Paulina Hernandez)

  • Harned Hall 110, 4:00pm
  • Sponsored by the College of Arts and Sciences

Swap For Change:  Catholic Relief Services (CRS) Clothing Swap

  • TUB, 6:00pm -7:30pm
  • Sponsored by Campus Ministry

Sunday, November 19

Student Mass:  A Celebration of Cultures

  • Abbey Church, 7:00pm
  • Sponsored by Campus Ministry