Calendar of Events

Whether you're an international or domestic student, faculty or staff, community member or just passing through, you'll find something of interest to you on one of the calendars below. Check our events often for announcements ranging from concerts to workshops and festivals, to sightseeing trips - all with the power to broaden your understanding and appreciation of the world. All are supported by the Office of Global Education and our campus and community friends.

Planning an event?

The International Student Event Fund (ISEF) is now available to international student organizations with a membership majority of international students for use in conducting activities and events. If you have questions or require additional information about the International Student Event Fund, please contact the Office of Global Education at:

We're All In This Together.

We realize that you may find yourself unsure of your next steps in the college enrollment process. We want to help you and your family weather the current crisis - we're working to ensure that you can stay on track with your college plans through virtual engagement opportunities with our International Admissions staff via our FlashTalk Tuesday Live events.


  • FlashTalk Tuesday, December – Topics TBD


  • FlashTalk Tuesday, January – Topics TBD


  • FlashTalk Tuesday, February – Topics TBD


  • FlashTalk Tuesday, March – Topics TBD


  • FlashTalk Tuesday, April – Topics TBD


  • FlashTalk Tuesday, May – Topics TBD



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We understand that it can be stressful to leave family and friends behind to live in another country. The good news is most international students make new friends through the series of monthly events hosted by the International Student and Scholar Services team. Please continue to check this page as new events will be added on an ongoing basis.


  • Thursday, December 8th - Fall International Graduation Reception and Stole Pickup - 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm - Alumni Center Atrium / CPAE, Room 103


  • Monday through Friday, February 13th-17th - I Heart Travel Week - Events are held on campus & virtual, more info to come
  • Wednesday, February 15th - Cultural Café - (During Education Abroad I Heart Travel Week) - Kent Student Center


  • Wednesday, March 15th - Cultural Café - Kent Student Center


  • Wednesday, April 19th - Cultural Café - Kent Student Center
  • Thursday, April 27th - Spring Graduation Reception - TBD



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Education Abroad and away informative events are held throughout the year. Education Abroad events are a fantastic way to learn more about education abroad and away program experiences. This is also the perfect platform to ask any questions you may have. Keep checking back for all the compelling study abroad event information on exciting locations. It's your world, get out there and experience it!


  • February 14th – 18th, 2022 - I Heart Travel Week: This mostly student-driven week is focused on international education and study abroad. Check the I Heart Travel Week calendar for details regarding the week's events.


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