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Friday, November 8

January 1, 1970 -

10:00 a.m.

International Education Week Essay Contest

The winners of the IEW Essay Contest will be announced and posted on the ISSS website.

First Place – Ashley Dixon
Second Place – Omega Tennant


12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Peabody International Lunch Series: Migrant Children in the U.S. and China
Presented by Humphrey Fellow Akina Shen and Peabody Graduate Student Elizabeth Rose
Location: Wyatt 102, Peabody College

Both China and the US have large numbers of migrant children in their schools. US migrants arrive from other countries, while Chinese families migrate from the countryside to urban centers. Come learn and engage in a discussion about the different challenges that both countries face in integrating these students into the education system.


12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

TGI-IEW-F (Thank Goodness It’s International Education Week Friday)
Location: K.C. Potter Center (312 West Side Row)

Come to the K.C. Potter Center for our weekly TGI-LGBTQI-F. This week come and enjoy dessert and great conversation provided by ISSS as part of the kick-off to International Education Week (IEW).  Hosted by LGBTQI Life as part of TGI-LGBTQI-Friday’s