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NYU Steinhardt Celebrates International Education Week

NYU Steinhardt recognizes International Education Week (November 13 -17) with a series of events that examine the opportunities and challenges associated with international education and exchange. We encourage the Steinhardt community to attend events with an international focus, consider study abroad opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students, and reflect on what it means to be a part of a truly global community at NYU.

U.S.-China Relations In the Global Context

He Yafei, former Vice President of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of The People's Republic of China, will speak on how the US-China relationship will shape the emerging global order and engage in a conversation with Jeffrey Lehman, Vice Chancellor of NYU Shanghai, and Clark T. “Sandy” Randt, who served as U.S. Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China.

Monday, November 13
5:30 - 7:00pm - Register here
Tishman Hall, 40 Washington Square South New York, New York 10012

Thinking Outside the Square: A First Generation Latina Social Worker Studies Abroad

Monika Guzman-Estrada, NYU Silver School of Social Work Alumna and Program Director at El Nido NYC, speaks about how she uses perspectives from international study to support her work in the field.

Wednesday, November 15
6:00 - 7:30pm - RSVP requested
1 Washington Square North, New York, NY 10003 - Room: Parlor

Meet a Fulbright Scholar

This panel will consist of current 2017 Fulbright Scholarship recipients to NYU Steinhardt. Panelists will discuss their Fulbright experience and its impact on their academic and professional careers.

Thursday, November 16
12:30 - 1:45 pm
Pless Hall 1st Floor Lounge, 82 Washington Square East, NY, NY 10003
Lunch will be provided

Symposium on International Education, Diplomacy and Peace

NAFSA and the U.S. Institute for Peace extend an open invitation to join this online program in which leaders in diplomacy, education, and peacebuilding discuss how government policies that promote international education integrate with peacebuilding approaches in global communities.
Thursday, November 16
9:00 - 12:45pm
Webcast - Register here

International Education in Action: Experts in the Field

A panel discussion

Friday, November 17
4:00 - 5:00pm
Pless Hall 1st Floor Lounge, 82 Washington Square East, NY, NY 10003


Other International Education Week Events at NYU