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International Education Week 2016

Celebrating International Education Week 2016

UCLA International Institute, December 9, 2016 — UCLA marked International Education Week 2016 with a wide range of festivities and events around campus.

Featured events included Bruins Around the World, which showcased international food, activities, performances and fashion; the International Education Fair, which shared information on international majors, research programs and study abroad; a World Café, which offered coffees, teas and conversation from around the globe; and a UCLA Global Conversation, which concluded the week with a keynote by Pulitzer Prize-winning author, Professor Jared Diamond and celebratory reception.

The weeklong celebration on campus was organized by the UCLA International Institute, the UCLA Dashew Center for International Students & Scholars, the UCLA International Education Office, the UCLA Office of Residential Life and the UCLA Library.

Photos of IEW events

IEW 2016 Featured Events Flyer

Statement of UC President Janet Napolitano

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Interview with the Chancellor

Chancellor Gene Block on the importance of going global

Chancellor Block speaks about the vital importance of global education in this interview with Associate...

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IEW Photo Contest

Winners announced

Submissions by the top three winners of the 2016 study abroad photo contest.

Organizing Partners
Campus Cosponsors
International Education Week 2016 at UCLA is made possible by the generous support of the organizing partners and the following campus cosponsors: 
UCLA Academic Personnel Office UCLA Office of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion
UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine UCLA Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research
UCLA Extension UCLA Office of the Vice Provost,  Interdisciplinary and Cross-Campus Affairs
UCLA Graduate Division UCLA Physical Sciences Division
UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music UCLA School of Nursing
UCLA Humanities Division UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television
UCLA Institute of American Cultures UCLA Social Sciences Division
UCLA Life Sciences Division UCLA Student Affairs
UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs UCLA Undergraduate Education