International Education Week, March 24th – March 31st, 2023

Sponsored by the US State Department’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, campuses around the country will spend the week celebrating the value of international education and cultural exchange. Here at Wheaton, we are planning a busy week of events, including info sessions, student-run events in the evenings, and more. Throughout the week, many events across campus are organized to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide.


Friday, March 24th

Multicultural Food Fest – Intercultural Board

3:00pm-5:00pm | Emerson Dining

Monday, March 27th

Tip of the (Cultural) Iceberg: IEW Kickoff Table – Center for Global Education

11:00am-1:00pm | Balfour-Hood Campus Center

Remembering the Battlespace: 20 Years After the AngloAmerican Invasion of Iraq
by Visiting Instructor Ross Caputi –
Department of Hispanic & Italian Studies

5:00pm | Ellison Lecture, Watson 102

Tuesday, March 28th

Get the Scoop on Study Abroad –Study Abroad Peer Advisors and the Center for Global Education

7-8:30pm | Conger Commons, Pine Hall

Wednesday, March 29th

International Food Trivia Booth – Counseling Center

10:30pm-2:30pm | Emerson Dining Hall

Funding your International Experiences – Scholar Development Advisory Committee

12:30pm-1:30pm | TBD

Study Abroad Showcase – Center for Global Education

5:00-6:30pm | Balfour-Hood Atrium

Sustainability Around the Globe –Davis House and the Center for Global Education

6:00pm-8:00pm | Holman Room, Mary Lyon Hall

Friday, April 1st

Name Writing in East Asian Languages – East Asian Student Association and the Center for Global Education

12:00pm-2:00pm | Balfour-Hood Campus Center

Lunch and Learn: Abroad and Back to America – Marshall Center

12:30pm-1:30pm | Emerson Dining Hall

International Bazaar and Fashion Show – Center for Global Education

6:00-8:00pm | Balfour Hood Atrium