International Education Week 2012

Celebrating International Education and Exchange

Loyola University New Orleans joins college campuses around the world each November in celebration of International Edcuation Week (IEW). IEW is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide and is a joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education.



Monday, November 12

DAAD Funding for Study/Research/Internships in Germany

Monroe Library, Multimedia Room 2, 4:30 p.m.

Interested in doing a semester/year/summer abroad? Considering pursuing research at a German university? Looking for a paid summer research internship in a lab? Want to know more about the hundreds of Masters programs offered in Germany (in English, too)? Join us to hear more about DAAD's scholarships and find out how you can apply.

Students and faculty: Please join the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) for a presentation on funding opportunities for study and research in Germany. Funding available for students and faculty in all fields and at all levels, and German language skills are not always necessary!

For more information about DAAD, visit

Wednesday, November 14

Study Abroad 101

Monroe Library, Multimedia Room 2, 5:00 p.m.

Learn everything you need to know so you can start exploring your options, choosing your overseas location, and deciding which program is best for you! 




Thursday, November 15

Work Abroad 101

Monroe Library, Multimedia Room 2, 12:30 p.m.

Explore career opportunities around the globe, learn about jobs and industries in various countries, and discover the steps to pursue international options. 

Presented by the Career Development Center and the Center for International Education. 



THIS IS ENGLAND (ISA/Film Buffs Movie)

Bobet 332, 7:00 p.m.


A story about a troubled boy growing up in England, set in 1983. He comes across a few skinheads on his way home from school, after a fight. They become his new best friends even like family. Based on experiences of director Shane Meadows.

Special introduction from Professor Sarah Hamblin.

Sponsored by Film Buffs and the International Student Association.