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  • Globe of flags with dates for International Week 2017 November 13 to 17
  • Get Ready for International Week 2017 - Video
  • ad for World's Challenge Challenge competition
  • western goes global cultural showcase 2016

Welcome to Western International Week 2017

November 13 - 17

International Week at Western is held annually in November as a campus-wide celebration of all things international. The purpose of the week is to:

International Week is open to the campus community, alumni, and the wider London community. Attend as many activities as you wish - there is something for everyone!

Returning in 2017

students perform at Western Goes Global cultural showcase 2014

• Academic workshops and panels
• World's Challenge Challenge
• Western Goes Global Cultural Showcase
• International Opportunities and Exchange Fairs
• International Student Breakfast
• Western-Africa International Collaborations Day
• Food, film, music and cultural celebrations
...and much more!

Schedule

calendar on tablet with November 13 to 17 circled in red
 

Our 2017 International Week will take place November 13-17. As usual, the week will be packed full of exciting events waiting for you to discover! Submit your event to our schedule.

Passport Contest

Passport cover and inside stamps

 

With a festival atmosphere, the week will feature cultural experiences, panel discussions, presentations, workshops, displays, tours and other activities designed to inspire students, faculty, and staff to build their cross-cultural skills and become more globally aware. Our passport contest will return in 2017 as well.

Western International

Western International operates under the direction of the Vice-Provost (International).

Our mission is to direct and support the University's international strategy, while acting as a resource to faculties and departments across the Western community.

We are dedicated to:

Contact Us

For more information on international week contact: 519-661-2111 ext. 89309 or email intlweek@uwo.ca

Meet the team planning International Week
If you have any questions, concerns, or suggestions, let us know.