Special to the Journal
Albany, GA -
The Albany State University Office of Global Programs will host “Building Global Skills through International Education.” The week-long tribute to international education runs Monday, Oct. 8 through Friday, Oct. 12.
James Pendergrast Memorial Library will present “International Countries of the World” all week. The kick-off begins Monday with the Departmental Country Poster Competition. Posters that creatively convey information about a country will be judged by a panel of IEW committee members and the winning poster will be announced at the Cultural Explosion on Oct. 9.
Other activities for the week include:
Monday, October 8, 2012
8:30 a.m. International Field Day, HPER Gym
5:30 p.m. Residence Halls open for Dorm Competition
Tuesday, October 9, 2012
9 a.m. International Parade of Flags, from Wiley Hall to ACAD Auditorium
9:45 a.m. Opening Ceremony and Keynote Speaker, Honorable Excellency Cheikh Niang, Senegales Ambassador to the United States, ACAD Auditorium
5 p.m. Cultural Explosion, Student Center 2nd Floor
8 p.m. Passport Initiative Interest Meeting, Student Center 2-176
Thursday, October 11, 2012
6 p.m. Student/Faculty Panel discussion Issues in Diversity, JPL 114
Friday, October 12, 2012
9 a.m. ASU Global Ambassadors visit International Studies Elementary Charter School
For more information about International Education Week contact the ASU Office of University Communications, at (229) 430-4671.