International Education Week 2023


International Education Week 2023

November 13 - 18, 2023

International Education Week is a time to celebrate academic enrichment through international interaction. CSU has several events going on all week so make sure you scroll down the entire page to find an event for you!

Monday, November 13, 2023:

Diwali Celebration

11:00 am - 3:30 pm

Student Center Atrium: All are welcome!

  • Dancing
  • Henna
  • Rangoli
  • Diya painting

Tuesday, November 14, 2023:

CSU Honors College and Study Abroad Financing Cleveland State University Education Abroad

11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Open to students in the Jack, Joseph, and Morton Mandel Honors College: Click here to register!

After pre-registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing the meeting link.

Studying Abroad in South Africa with USACUSAC

4:00 - 5:00 pm

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to explore a new place? Perhaps somewhere with three capitals, 11 official languages, its own floral kingdom, and acres upon acres of wineries and vineyards? If so, South Africa is the place to be! Come learn about studying abroad on USAC’s program in Stellenbosch, South Africa for a summer or semester term. We’ll talk about the culture, courses, immersion opportunities, housing, and more! 

Get off the beaten path and dive into a place known as the “City of Oaks.” Click Here to Register!


Wednesday, November 15, 2023

Financing your Education Abroad Experience featuring study abroad alumna and 2023 Benjamin A Gilman Scholarship recipient Keyshona Ward Gilman

12:00 - 1:00 pm

All are welcome to this interactive presentation on how to finance a study abroad experience. Come learn from staff from the Office of Financial Aid and the Center for International Services and Programs as well as one of our own recent study abroad alumna Keyshona Ward, winner of a 2023 Benjamin A Gilman Scholarship. 
Click here to join the meeting on Teams Meeting ID: 227 078 997 332 Passcode: Ub3Y7G

National Student Exchange (NSE) Information Session NSE

1:00 - 2:00 pm

Want to learn more about NSE? Join NSE headquarters for a virtual NSE Info Session! We will review the basics of NSE (tuition, financial aid, course options, housing, and research tips) and answer your questions. Learn more about NSE and get advice on where to go for your NSE adventure. All you need is a computer or phone with audio. Click Here to Register! 



Faculty Fulbright 2025-26: Ask Us AnythingFulbright

2:00 - 3:00 pm

Fulbright U.S. Scholar Awards give opportunities to U.S. citizens (primarily faculty)  to teach, research, and carry out professional projects around the world.  The next competition for awards during the 2025-26 academic year opens in February 2024.  It's never too early to start planning!   As you consider your options, join this interactive session with the Institute of International Education (IIE) to learn more about how you can prepare for a successful Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program application for 2025-26. IIE program staff will discuss different opportunities and the application and selection process while they answer your questions. Click Here to Register!


Cookies, Coffee, & Conversation @ CISP (4Cs)

3:00 - 4:30 pm 

CISP Lounge (BH 411)

Open to all students. Encouraging connections and community with new Fall 23 students!

Thursday, November 15, 2023

Foreign Scholar ReceptionJ-1

3:00 - 4:30 pm 

CISP Lounge (BH 411)

All CSU-sponsored J-1 and H1-B visa holders are invited to this autumn reception with the Center for International Services and Programs. Bring your questions/ concerns. 

The Best of Both Worlds: Study Abroad with USAC in Reading, England USAC

1:00 - 2:00 pm

Attend this information session to learn more about spending a semester or academic year studying abroad in Reading, England, just minutes from bustling London. Topics to be covered include campus life, academics, housing, immersion opportunities, and reasons to choose Reading as a study abroad destination. Click Here to Register!


Saturday, November 18, 2023

Brimming with Pakistanis

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This event is organized to share Pakistani Culture with CSU and to teach newly admitted Pakistani students about the culture and life at CSU. This includes introducing them to the Pakistani community as well as helping them with any questions they may have while getting accustomed to student life.