International Education Week includes talks on Iraq, celebration of Indian New Year, more
SAN FRANCISCO, November 8, 2005 -- San Francisco State University will join college campuses throughout the country Nov. 14-19 in celebrating the sixth annual International Education Week with a variety of workshops, lectures, film screenings, art exhibitions and ceremonies to promote the benefits of studying global cultures at home and overseas.
All SFSU events will take place on campus, located at 1600 Holloway Ave. (at 19th Avenue) in San Francisco. All events are free unless noted otherwise. For details and a complete list of SFSU International Education Week events, call the SFSU Office of International Programs at (415) 338-1293 or visit: www.sfsu.edu/~oip/iewhome.htm.
Highlights from the week's events include:
International Education Week is a joint initiative of the U.S. departments of State and Education. It promotes programs that prepare Americans for a global environment and that attract future leaders from abroad to study, learn and exchange experiences in the United States.
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