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International Education Week 2022


What is IEW?

IEW is a joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education that celebrates the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. Augsburg University, the Center for Global Education and Experience, International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) and the International Student Organization (ISO) will be celebrating the week with multiple activities and events!

Keep an eye out in the daily A-mail for events, as well as ISO’s Instagram account: @iso_auggie and the Study Abroad office Instagram account: @global_auggies

2022 Events and Activities

Monday, November 14:

  • Coffee and Donuts with the International Student Organization

  • 11am to 2pm, Christensen Center lobby

  • Mix and Mingle with the international students of Augsburg, who represent 44 countries in total!


Tuesday, November 15:

  • Study Abroad Information Table, Christensen Lobby, 11:30 -1:30pm

  • Stop by the information table to learn about off-campus, global study opportunities for Augsburg students. Whether a program is 1 week long, or 1 year long, there is something for every Augsburg student!

  • “Passport 101” (on zoom) With the Minneapolis Passport Agency  – at 12:00 PM CST: how to apply for a passport and some tips and tricks (and things to avoid)

Wednesday, November 16:

  • WorldQuest International Trivia Night

  • 6-8pm, Hagfors 150 B

  • Bring your friends and come show off your knowledge with topics including international culture and cuisine, flags, geography, international pop culture, and current events. Grab your globally-minded friends to form a team! Four-person teams are recommended. Don’t have a team? Don’t worry. We’ll pair you up with teammates right before the game!

  • Snacks provided, awesome prizes for top teams!

Thursday, November 17:

  • “Passport 201” (on zoom) With the Minneapolis Passport Agency  – at 1:00 PM CST: safe travel/enrolling in STEP
  • International Cultural Night from 7:30 to 10:30

  • Christensen Center East Commons

  • Celebrate with the International Student Organization – dance, food, fashion show, and talent! An exciting night for the whole student body, as we celebrate the global community. Want to share your talent, cultural fashion, or request a song for the playlist?

Friday, November 18:

  • International Student Org (ISO). Gear Day, Christensen Lobby, 11am -1pm – sign up for the ISO student group and get your gear! Stop by the table in Christensen Center today!