The UCLA International Institute in partnership with the Dashew Center for International Students and Scholars, UCLA Residential Life, UCLA Library and the UCLA Study Abroad will present International Education Week 2019, an initiative of the U.S. departments of education and state. From Nov. 18–22, there will be a variety of events on campus to celebrate international education through conversations, food, performances and cultural events.
Monday, Nov. 18
Conversation Cafe is a casual space for students, staff, faculty and other participants to engage in dialogue, hear each other’s stories and perspectives and grow from their conversations with each other.
5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Powell Library Rotunda and East Rotunda
Tuesday, Nov. 19
Foreign language and area studies information session
Learn about opportunities for Middle East and North African and Southeast Asian language and area studies fellowships for the summer 2020 and academic year 2020–2021. Graduate and undergraduate students in all disciplines are invited.
Bunche Hall, Room 11372
International graduate fellowship opportunities information session
This information session will principally present information on the institutional application process for the Fulbright U.S. and Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad programs. Domestic students interested in research and study abroad through the Fulbright programs are encouraged to attend. Additional programs will be mentioned briefly.
3 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Bunche Hall, Room 11372
International Institute alumni career panel: Life after UCLA
Hear from International Institute alumni who are established professionals in international organizations, non-profits, finance and more, about their career paths and current positions. Also, learn how to successfully leverage a UCLA education to pursue diverse career paths.
3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.
UCLA School of Law, Room 1314
Wednesday, Nov. 20
Bruins Around the World
Bruins Around the World celebrates international culture through student performances, a fashion show, food and more.
6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Carnesale Commons, Palisades Room
Thursday, Nov. 21
World Café offers a relaxing café environment for meeting your UCLA peers, including many international students. Stop by for free, high-quality coffees and teas from around the world. People who enter the raffle can win a prize.
11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Kerckhoff Grand Salon and Patio