October 4, 6:30 p.m., Kent Student Center Ballroom: Fourth Annual College of EHHS Alumni Hall of Fame Banquet. A cocktail hour, formal dinner, and awards presentation to honor the lives and accomplishments of our alumni.
October 5, 11:00 a.m.: Homecoming 2013
October 4, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.: Study Tour for Education Majors.
October 10, 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. in White Hall 200: "Children of the World." Free and open to the public; light refreshments will be provided. Join Dr. Rhonda Richardsonâ€™s class for an informative presentation featuring Asian, Middle Eastern and African perspectives of child rearing. Visiting scholar, community leader and family, and staff are providing the panel presentation. Join us to learn from Zhu Danya, Eser Kalkavan, Melis kalkavan, Ipek Kalkavan, Aurelie Kkpagnane Somda and Josiah Zachary Nyangau.
October 18, 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.: Study tour for Hospitality, Nutrition, and Management majors.
October 23, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. in White Hall 200: Read Distinguished Lecture Series. Shu Shen will present an Introduction to Chinese education; and Yan Xu, A five-year review on hospitality management research in China. Both are visiting scholars from China. Light Lunch is included..
November 6, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.: Read Distinguished Lecture Series. Visiting Scholars from Sichuan International Studies University, Luo Peiya, Wang Shizhen, He Jinhong, and Zhu Danya will present Research on the reform and innovation of the teaching patterns in marketing course in China: Focusing on developing students' ability of establishing careers.
November 19, 7:30 p.m.: Social Media and Democracy, a joint program sponsored by CIIE, the Political Science Department and Communications. Guest speakers will include Professor Steven Hook, Tweeting Foreign Policy: Social Media at the U.S. State Departmentâ€; Yochi Dreazen, Pulitzer Center for Crisis Reporting, â€”Social Media and Terrorism, KSU Professor Paul Haridakis, Social Media and Established and Jenna Krajeski, Pulitzer Center for Crisis Reporting--Social Media and Citizen Empowerment. The panel will be facilitated by Caroline D'Angelo, Pulitzer Center Social Media Editor. Following the panel presentation, light refreshments and discussion circles will be available for follow on discussion with international students selected from the following countries. China, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Rwanda, Brazil , Iran, and Egypt. Join us to see how social media is influencing policy, giving voice to the silenced ones, and more.
November 20, 11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.: In search of. . . a celebration of cultural tours designed around famous artists, musicians, authors and those in the humanities. Students in Global Tourism will plan travel tours around famous people from the humanities. The audience will vote on the best poster display in American Idol Fashion. Cleveland Art Museum will provide the keynote, and strolling violins and Shakespeare inspired food will set the tone for the event. Travel around the world with Global Tourism students!