Event Highlights

Save the date for International Week 2022 - November 21-24!

International Week is for everyone - students, faculty, staff and the public! 

International Week 2021 Event Recordings


International Week 2021 Event Highlights (all times are EST)

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  • Tuesday

  • Wednesday

  • Thursday

  • Friday

  • Saturday

November 15, 2021

Kick-off keynote: Equity, Diversity, Inclusion and the International Student Experience - A Keynote Featuring Dr. Opiyo Oloya and a student panel

  • Zoom webinar, 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

International Learning Ambassadors drop-in with hot chocolate and cookies

  • Lower level, University Community Centre (near the Book Store), 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Italian Film Screening - Dept. of Languages and Cultures

  • AHB 1R40, 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

For the full list of events and more please visit the International Week Event Platform!

November 16, 2021

Go Abroad Virtual Fair

  • Zoom sessions, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Go Abroad Info Sessions

  • Zoom sessions, 9:00 am - 10:00 am, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 

Workshop: Navigating Academic Intercultural Relationships, hosted by the Centre for Teaching and Learning

  • Zoom workshop, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

For the full list of events and more please visit the International Week Event Platform!

November 17, 2021

Africa-Western Collaborations Day: Virtual Mini Summit on Climate Change Adaptations in Africa

  • Zoom sessions, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Italian Conversation Group - Dept. of Languages and Cultures

  • Virtual drop-in session, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Click the event name to email Teresa Aconito for registration




For the full list of events and more please visit the International Week Event Platform!

November 18, 2021

GIS Days

  • Zoom sessions, 9:30 am - 10:30 am

Power & Global Health Day

  • Zoom sessions, 10:00 am - 4:30 pm

ESS Chalk Your Culture Event

  • Lower Level, UCC (outside of the Book Store), 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Journeys of migration: documentary called "The Mosque - A Community's Struggle"

  • Zoom session, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

For the full list of events and more please visit the International Week Event Platform!

November 19, 2021

Student Engagement in a Post Pandemic University

  • Vitali Student Lounge & Zoom session, 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Songs of Many Lands

  • Livestream, 1:40 pm - 2:30 pm

Virtual Salsa Dance Class

  • Zoom session, 5:00 pm - 5:45 pm


For the full list of events and more please visit the International Week Event Platform!

November 20, 2021

Panel Discussion and Interactive Case Study on Ethical Global Volunteering

  • Zoom session, 11:00 am - 2:30 pm






For the full list of events and more please visit the International Week Event Platform!

 

International Week 2021 Activities

  • International Week Art Show brought to you by the Department of Languages & Cultures and the Department of Visual Arts
  • Tea Around the World brought to you by Western's Tea Club
    • November 15 - 19
  • Brescia's Cultural Cooking Showdown 
    • meet the contestants the evening of November 16 on Brescia's social media pages  

 

Please note: If you are unable to view the event schedule due to accessibility issues, please contact clamb43@uwo.ca or 519-661-2111 ext 81350 for details.