I Heart Travel Week 2018 | Office of Global Education | Kent State University

I Heart Travel Week 2018

Campus Wide
Various Venues -- see event calendar

Make Education Abroad your Valentine this year and discover your EDUCATION DESTINATION at one of the many study abroad informational events we have planned for I Heart Travel Week 2018. The Office of Global Education has partnered with various colleges and student organizations to provide an assortment of events to get you excited about studying abroad and expanding your world. Look over our Calendar of Events below, pick out the activities that most interest you and we will see you there!

For more information about your opportunities to study abroad, visit Education Abroad.


Event Name Date and Time Location Event Description Sponsor
Florence Health Institute Coffee Hour
February 12
12:00 to 1:00 pm
Jazzman's Cafe and Bakery, Kent Student Center, Lower Level Grab a coffee and chat about this summer’s Florence Health Institute with a representative of the KSU-FHI program! We can answer any questions you might have! There’s still time to apply! Office of Global Education
Spotlight on Florence Summer Institute 2018 Tuesday, February 13
4:00 to 6:00 pm
KIVA Auditorium
Kent Student Center
Want to learn more about the courses being offered at the 2018 Florence Summer Institute? Still have questions about how to apply? We can help! No matter what stage of the process you’re in, we welcome you to attend! Office of Global Education
Department of State Foreign Service Career Opportunity
February 14
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Room 262, Schwartz Center Two guest speakers - Dale Giovengo and Leslie Bowser - with extensive experience in the U.S. Foriegn Service will be on hand to speak to students interested in pursuing careers in the State Department’s Foreign Service. Office of Global Education
ISEP Study Abroad Student Panel Wednesday,
February 14
3:00 to 5:00 pm
Room 333
University Library
Lauren Perri, Kent State Education Abroad Advisor, and Jacob Gross, ISEP Student Engagement Officer, will lead a panel discussion composed of returned study abroad students about study abroad opportunities available through the International Student Exchange Program (ISEP). International Student Exchange Programs
Travel the World with Arts and Sciences Wednesday,
February 14
11:00 am to 2:00 pm
Bowman Hall,
all floors
Participating students will receive an "I Heart Travel" passport that they can get stamped at each of five tables representing different countries located throughout Bowman Hall. When they have visited all five tables, they will be directed to a "Customs" table where they will be awarded with food and a discount code for the KSU Run the World Stark Race.
Join the fun and "tour" the world!
Office of International Programs and Education Abroad
Study Abroad Connection: Meet and Greet Thursday, February 15
12:00 to 1:00 pm
Room 200, White Hall
Visiting teachers from Uganda and Mexico will showcase their respective countries through cultural presentations. Light refreshments will be served.
Gerald R. Read Center for International and Intercultural Education
Faculty-led Risk Management Training (*invitation only) Thursday,
February 15
3:00 to 4:00 pm
Room 111, Van Campen Hall Rachael Mundie, Kent State Education Abroad Advisor, will lead a training program about planning and managing successful study abroad programs for invited faculty members. Office of Global Education
Study Abroad Olympics 2018 Thursday,
February 15
3:00 to 5:00 pm
KSU Recreation Center 1st Floor Courts Catch the Olympic Spirit! Students may register in two-person teams for the Study Abroad Olympics. Teams will compete in a series of travel-themed events for a special prize (to be announced)!  Office of Global Education


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