CEHD holds regular international events that are open to the public and designed to create new connections among internationally-minded members of the college community and beyond.

fall 2013 Events

  • Wednesday 10/2 (12:00-1:00)
    ICI International Brown Bag:  ”A World of Inclusive Education”
    Thomas Engsig, Aalborg University, Denmark
    118 Pattee Hall
  • Thursday 10/17 (12:00-1:00)
    Diversity, Equity, and International Education
    Panel discussion on convergences and divergences in collegiate diversity, equity, and international work
    325 Education Sciences
  • Thursday 10/24 (3:30-5:00)
    “Kei Kona, Kei Konei – Going Back to Going Forward”
    Tia Neha, University of Otago, New Zealand
    University Research and Outreach-Engagement Center
  • Friday 10/25 (2:00-3:30pm)
    “Family Learning Beyond the Horizon”
    Tia Neha, University of Otago, New Zealand
    Elliott Hall N119
  • Monday 11/25 (3:30-5:30): International Student and Scholar Thanksgiving
    location TBD

Past Events

Thursday 9/26 (12:15-1:00): International Connections

“Citizenship and Citizenship Education in Finland”
Dr. Jussi Ronkainen, Mikkeli University of Applied Sciences, Finland
325 Education Sciences Building

Sunday 9/29 (3:00-5:00), International Connections

“Rebuilding Education in Somalia”
Dr. Mohammed Jimale, Somalia National University
Hubert H. Humphrey Atrium

“How to Get a Fulbright” is a series of lectures designed to help students, staff, and faculty members
navigate the US government’s Fulbright programs. Information will be provided on the vast array of
Fulbright programs, application deadlines, and opportunities that are available to the CEHD community
at any point in their career.

Supplemental information for Fulbright series

How can I attract an International Fulbright to my Department or Program?
This session is designed for academic department administrators and instructors interested in supporting international students and scholars through the Fulbright program. Procedures and resource
needs are outlined.
April 25, 2013, 10:00am. 385 Peik Hall

Fulbright Research and Teaching Grants
This session provides an overview of research grants for students, faculty, and staff. The session describes the different types of research and teaching grants, qualifications necessary, and application deadlines.
April 8, 2013, 12:00pm. 385 Peik Hall

Post-Bac and Graduate Opportunities with Fulbrightz
This session provides an overview of opportunities for students who are completing their undergraduate degree or pursuing a graduate degree. Programs aimed specifically at youth and new graduates, as well as application deadlines will be discussed.
February 26, 12:00pm. 385 Peik Hall

What is Fulbright?
This session will provide an overview of the Fulbright program and its myriad programs. All programs provide sponsorship of overseas academic and professional work. A hard copy list of programs will be made available to participants or will be posted on CEHD’s Intranet site.
February 13, 12:00pm. 385 Peik Hall