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CSUF International Education Week 2019
“Global Titans Coming Together”
November 18-22, 2019


International Education Week (IEW) is a joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education that encourages individuals and institutions around the nation to recognize, celebrate and promote the benefits of international education and exchange.

At CSUF, IEW is an opportunity for all students, faculty, staff, and alumni to practice being Global Titans by cultivating curiosity, appreciation and respect for all cultures and backgrounds through participation in enriching activities and experiences, engagement with diverse individuals and groups, and exposure to different ideas and opportunities to “thrive in a global environment” all on campus.

IEW Schedule

Free events and activities all week long on campus celebrating and highlighting CSUF’s global engagement and community.


Monday, November 18

ASI Children’s Center IEW Event

Time: TBA

Location: ASI Children’s Center

Children and families of the ASI Children’s Center are invited to participate in some multicultural activities: arts and crafts, story-time in different languages, and more!

Travel Signature Day

Time: TBA

Location: TBA

International students and scholars require a signature from an International Student Services advisor to travel abroad. Come enjoy free popcorn and get your same-day travel signature. *Please note: travel signature pending approval by ISS advisor.*

Faculty Development Center Workshop: Leading a Study Abroad or Away Program: A Faculty and Staff Toolkit

Time: 1:30 - 3:00 p.m. & 3:30 – 5:00 p.m.

Location: PLS 240

Whether you are a prospective program leader or a seasoned one, during this workshop, faculty and staff members will review current best practices and university processes for creating and implementing a successful program. Light refreshments will be provided.


Tuesday, November 19

International Education Week Mixer

Time: 2:30 – 4:30 p.m.

Location: TSU Recreational & Pub Area

Open to all CSUF students. Come explore what it means to be a “Global Titan,” meet other CSUF students, enjoy international- and multicultural-themed activities, and get a free slice of pizza! *Pizza is first-come, first-served, and while supplies last.*


Wednesday, November 20

Study Abroad General Information Session

Time: 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

Location: TBA

The Study Abroad Office offers regular information sessions to all CSUF students looking to find the ideal program that fits their interests, budget and academic goals. Visit our Information Session page to reserve a spot for this info session and learn more.


Thursday, November 21

Study Abroad General Information Session

Time: 9:00 – 10:00 a.m.

Location: TBA

The Study Abroad Office offers regular information sessions to all CSUF students looking to find the ideal program that fits their interests, budget and academic goals. Visit our Information Session page to reserve a spot for this info session and learn more.

Frederick Douglass Global Fellowship Lunch & Learn

Time: 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

Location: TBA

Undergraduate freshmen and sophomores are invited to learn more about the Frederick Douglass Global Fellowship, an intensive 4-week, 3-credit summer study abroad program with 100% of recipient’s program fees and travel costs covered. Meet last year’s CSUF recipient and applicants. Hosted by Global Titans Center, Extension and International Programs, and CIEE.


Friday, November 22

Global Titans Ambassador Program Information Session

Time: 10:30 – 11:30 a.m.

Location: TBA

The Global Titans Ambassador program is a voluntary program that provides study abroad and away alumni the opportunity to share their enthusiasm and passion for global education with the CSUF community. Interested students can find out more about the program and meet our 2019-2020 Ambassadors at this information session.

Global Friendsgiving

Time: 12:00 - 1:30 p.m.

Location: Housing Multi-Purpose Room (MPR)

Global Titans (Study Abroad/Away, CSUF Exchange, University Semester Abroad, Global Titan Buddies, International Students and Scholars) and the CSUF Housing community are invited to gather together for a Global Friendsgiving to share delicious food and this American holiday tradition. RSVP required.