By Amanda Holst, Public Affairs Assistant
International Programs & Services, International Gateways, and International & Extended Studies are hosting International Week March 11-20.
This bi-annual event celebrates cultural diversity at San Jose State University and raises awareness of international education.
“The campus has a lot going on that really shows how involved we are globally,” said Kati Bell, Faculty-Led Programs coordinator. “Faculty and students should be aware of the opportunities that are out there.”
Signature I-Week events include the International IQ Quiz at 12:30 p.m. March 11 in the Dining Commons, and the International House Pancake Breakfast at 9:30 a.m. March 20.
The Go Abroad Fair will begin at 11 a.m. March 15 outside King Library, and the International Scholarship Banquet will begin at 5 p.m. March 15 at the I-House.
Workshops will cover a variety of topics for those interested in studying or teaching abroad.
New this year is a panel aimed at raising awareness of Faculty-Led Programs, short courses SJSU instructors teach overseas. This event will be held at 1 p.m. March 15 in Clark 100H.
Also, at 2 p.m. March 16 in Clark 100H, students who traveled to Dubai during winter break will share their experiences.
Events for students from abroad studying at SJSU include a workshop at noon March 16 in KING 255 covering immigration and status requirements.
For much more, including photos and a full schedule of events, view International Week‘s website.