November 16-22


International Education Week

International Education Week is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. This joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education is part of efforts to promote programs that prepare Americans for a global environment and attract future leaders from abroad to study, learn, and exchange experiences in the United States.

Please contact us at if you have any questions about the great programs listed below!

Saturday, November 16, 2019

Time: 6:00-9:00 PM
Location: Lenhart Grand Ballroom, 202 BTSU

Cost: $15
Contact: World Student Association - Andy Betts ( or Connor Borrowitz (

Details: Presented by the World Student Association and International Programs and Partnerships.  The dinner is an evening of great international food, dance, music and fashion.  It is a celebration of all of the cultures that BGSU welcomes to its campus and the dedication of our international students to sharing their part of the world with us every day. 

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Time: 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: room 113 Education Building
Hosted by Peace Corps Coverdell Fellows / Graduate College / Center for Public Impact / RPCVs of BG

For more information, contact Molly Kosnak (

Time: 6:45 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Doyt Perry Football Stadium

Details: BGSU Athletics and International Programs & Partnerships are proud to celebrate International Education during the final home football game of the season as the BGSU Falcons take on Ohio University. Students are welcome to join us in celebrating, by carrying flags to create a tunnel before the game, helping to represent the home countries of our Global Falcons and Education Abroad programs.

All students who sign-up in advance and attend this event will receive a FREE BGSU hoodie sweatshirt.  Reserve your spot now at this website:

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Time: 5:00-7:00 PM
Location: Black Swamp Pub (BTSU)
Details:  Speak with current exchange students and mingle with returning education abroad alumni.  Exchange programs provide immersive experiences with opportunities to explore the host country!  Appetizers provided.  Please RSVP here:

Time: 5:00-7:00 PM
Location: Meeting Room in Centennial Hall
Contact Michael Oshindoro ( with any questions.

Have an event going on during International Education Week? Submit it here

Thursday, November 21, 2019

Time: 11:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location: Lenhart Grand Ballroom, BTSU
Details: Details: Witness the incredible moment people from all over the globe complete the final process in becoming American citizens. BGSU is very proud to host this ceremony once again and we couldn't think of a more special way to recognize to International Education Week.

Time: 4:30-6:00 pm
Location:  Center for Public Impact, 100 University Hall
Hosted by Peace Corps Coverdell Fellows / Peace Corps Prep / Graduate College / Center for Public Impact 

For more information contact Molly Kosnak (

Friday, November 22, 2019

Time: 11:00AM-2:00 PM
Location: the International Programs & Partnerships Office (301 University Hall)
Details:  Stop by the International Programs & Partnerships office for a taco bar, stay for some international trivia and possibly win some great prizes!

Have an event going on during International Education Week? Submit it here