international studentsPlease come celebrate International Education Week with the International Student Program (ISP) Office! International Education Week (IEW) is a joint initiative of the U.S. Department of Education and the U.S. Department of State to highlight the importance and benefits of international education in the U.S. and around the world (Bureau of Education and Cultural Affairs, 2016). All events are free and open to Skyline College students, faculty, staff and community members. We hope many of you can join us for IEW 2016!

11/14 (Mon); 12:00 – 2:00 p.m. @ Multicultural Center (4-240)

Opening Reception

  • Global Learning Programs and Services Fair presented by:
    • International Student Program (ISP)
    • Study Abroad and Special International Programs
    • Bay Area Entrepreneurship Center (BAEC)
    • African Diaspora Program
    • Center for International Trade Development (CITD)
  • International Student Introduction:
  • Soriannys Mosquera Pino, President of International Affairs Student Club
  • Franck Yao, Global Beca Scholarship recipient
  • Light refreshments will be provided

11/15 (Tue); 12:00 – 2:00 p.m. @ Fireside Dining Room

International Food Festival

  • Free international food sampling!
  • International music, activity & resources
  • Meet with Skyline international students

11/16 (Wed); 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. @ Fireside Dining Room

Study Abroad Fair

11/16 (Wed); 2:00 – 3:30 p.m. @ Multicultural Center (4-240)

Study Abroad Workshops

  • Resources for Study Abroad Programs

11/17 (Thu); 12:00 – 2:00 p.m. @ Fireside Dining Room

Ethiopian Cultural Tradition

  • Ethiopian dance performance at 12 PM & 1 PM
  • Resources for Ethiopian culture

ISP will continue to provide international and cultural programs and events for Skyline College students, faculty and staff members and the greater Skyline College community. Please check future events on the ISP website at:

Article by Chikako Walker | Image from Bureau of Education and Cultural Affairs