Reminder: You’re invited to join International Education Week 2020 events

Please join the International Education Department in celebrating International Education Week (IEW) 2020 virtually this year! IEW is a joint initiative between the U.S. Departments of State and Education. IEW advocates for exchanges that encourage awareness, diversity, and discovery. We look forward to seeing you at the #IEW2020 events – and please tell your students!

  1. Photo Contest: The theme is “New Hobby”. Open to everyone to submit and vote by liking on Instagram @shoreline_international. Only current Shoreline students are eligible to win the prizes. Submit your photo at https://shoreline.formstack.com/forms/iew_photocontest before Sunday, November 15th by 11:59 PM.
  • Flag Trivia: Tuesday, Nov. 17th at 6:00 PM. Join Zoom (ID: 206 546 4697) from your laptop so you can join the trivia on Kahoot from your phone to test your knowledge of world flags!
  • Virtual Cuisine: Share a popular recipe from your culture and submit pictures and/or a short video to https://shoreline.formstack.com/forms/iew_food before Sunday, November 15th by 11:59 PM. International Student Leaders will turn the submissions into Instagram stories and post on November 17th.
  • Folklore Panel: Wednesday, Nov. 18th at 6:00-7:30 PM. Join Zoom (ID: 206 546 4697) to hear folk tales from different countries and regions of the U.S. shared by Honors College students.
  • Language Pods: Thursday, Nov. 19th at 6:00-8:00 PM. Drop into Zoom (ID: 206 546 4697) breakout rooms for Language Pods in Arabic, Bahasa, Chinese, French, German, Punjabi, Korean, Japanese, Spanish, and Vietnamese. There will also be recommended playlist of songs in those languages.
  • Study Abroad Fair: Friday, Nov. 20th at 12:00-2:00 PM (Zoom ID: 206 546 4697). The Washington Community College Consortium for Study Abroad (WCCCSA) will share five study abroad programs for 2021 and scholarship opportunities.

You may find the overall event flyer, individual event flyers, and IEW themed Zoom virtual background pictures at the View Only link below. Please feel free to download, use and share!

https://shorelineccwa.sharepoint.com/:f:/s/InternationalEducation/Etr2Z_GK9W9Dpshms-NNpfcB1WCnMj9V6tydMz0L_hQa6Q?e=FmEH2R

Please also check out the #IEW2020 Facebook event page (https://fb.me/e/29HOdBYcw) or IE’s Instagram (@shoreline_international). Feel free to share or tag us in your #IEW2020 social media posts!

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