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International Education Week
International Education Week (IEW) is an annual 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 relfected in UWG's efforts to promote programs that prepare our students for a global environment and attract future leaders from abroad to study, learn, and exchange experiences.
For more information about I.E.W., visit the U.S. Department of State's website here: https://iew.state.gov/
UWG's I.E.W. Events!
Feburary 28th, 2020
More details to come.
Spring Break 2020
Spring Break 2020, Chicago, IL "The Windy City"
When: March 14th - March 18th, 2020
The famous Cloud Gate public sculpture by Indian-born, British artist Sir Anish Kapoor. Constructed 2004-2006, known as "the bean", made of 168 steel plates welded seamlessly and polished. Weight: 220,000 pounds / 99,789 kg.
Cost: $300, Includes:
- 4 nights lodging - at HI Chicago in downtown Chicago
- Round-trip flight
- Atlanta airport drop-off and pick-up + Chicago airport > city > airport transit
- Entrance to Chicago Art Museum and DuSable African-American Museum
Payment Plan: You may pay in full when you sign-up or in 3 easy installments below.
- December 6th: $60 cash deposit required to secure your spot!
- January 17th: $120 cash payment due
- January 31st: $120 balance due.
When Can I Sign-up & Pay?
December 6th, 1pm - 4:30pm in person at the ISAP Office. No payments accepted before this date and time. Set a reminder on your calendar and don't miss out! No exceptions.
After signing up and paying a deposit or in full, your spot is secure. If you change plans, you will need to find a replacement who must pay their deposit in order to receive a refund. No refunds are available after airline tickets are purchased since those cannot be changed.
How Many Spots Are There?
This trip is limited to 8 people + Chaperone.
Itinerary: Coming Soon!
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International Student Club
ISC focuses on encouraging intercultural, social, and athletic exchange among students of all nationalities, and to help create a sense of belonging to the campus community through a series of activities and programs that encourage cultural exchanges. ISC meetings are open to all UWG students!
Check out ISC's Culture Through Cuisine Series*
*CTCS takes place in Mandeville Hall Conference Room
11.12.19 Pumpkin Pancakes - Curacao Dish
1.14.20 Jollof Rice - Nigerian Dish
Georgia International Leadership Conference (GILC)
GILC is a weekend long conference for international, study abroad, and students with a general international focus from institutions of higher education to come together in one place to share ideas, network, and above all, develop their leadership qualities. Come be a part of the tradition!
GILC 2020 is Feb. 21st - 23rd, 2020
Location: GEORGIA FFA-FCCLA CENTER, COVINGTON, GA
ISAP and ISC cover the following cost:
- student registration ($110 each)
- lodging for 2 nights and 5 meals
Check out their website here: https://gilc.weebly.com/