HawCC International Education News

International Campus Events—International Education Week 2011 !

Mayor Billy Kenoi has proclaimed the week of November 14-18, 2011 as International Education Week. Hawaii Community College will celebrate this week with events throughout the week.

IEW Proclamation

County of Hawaii IEW Proclamation

Schedule Highlights:

  • HawCC International Photo Contest (prizes awarded)
  • International Pizza Party
  • International Coffee Tasting
  • Faculty presentations on study abroad and Fulbright scholarship opportunities for Peru, Brazil, New Zealand, Honduras, and Estonia
  • Movie Nights featuring movies from Brazil and Japan
  • Japan Club sponsored event showcasing Japanese culture and food

Refreshments and meals for many of the events will be supplied by HawCC Culinary Arts. Events are co-sponsored by SLiC and the HawCC International Education Committee.

IEW 2010

HawCC IEW 2010

Please encourage your students to attend these events and consider offering them extra credit for attendance. We will be issuing passports for the entire week for students to have stamped to show their attendance and participation in events.

If you and your students would like to get involved, please contact Sherri Fujita at slfujita@hawaii.edu right away.

Keep an eye out for the announcements and posters on campus.

The full schedule when it is available will be posted online http://www.hawaii.hawaii.edu/international/iew/

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