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Office of International Programs


Wednesday, November 19th, 2014

Wednesday, November 19th
9:00am - 4:00pm

Geosphere

  • Location: DSU Niteclass
  • Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm

The GeoSphere is an extraordinarily unique learning environment. Students enter the 20ʼ inflatable globe, sit on Antarctica, and are given an unparalleled view of our planet.
• Students go inside the GeoSphere one class at a time (25-30 people).
• Programs run 20 minutes in length
• GeoSphere shows natural vegetation regions, mountains, water bodies, latitude & longitude lines, plate tectonic boundaries, and city symbols.

To schedule a tour, contact Kay Gandy (kay.gandy@wku.edu) 

11:30am - 3:30pm

Walk-in Wednesdays: Peer Advising

  • Location: Grise Hall 128
  • Time: 11:30am - 3:30pm

Come by to talk with a peer advisor about study abroad! No appointment needed!

12:30pm - 1:00pm

Faculty Fulbright Opportunities

  • Location: Webinar
  • Time: 12:30pm - 1:00pm

Please join the Center for Faculty Development (CFD) and the Office of International Programs (OIP) for a discussion of international teaching and research opportunities available to faculty under the Fulbright Scholar Program.

Click here to register for the webinar. 

4:30pm - 6:00pm

From the Hilltop to the Global Job Market

  • Location: Downing Student Union, Room 3020
  • Time: 4:30pm - 6:00pm

International education experiences have led many Hilltoppers into promising careers after graduation. Hear from a few recent graduates about where their experiences have taken them! Stick around for refreshments after the panel presentation.

6:00pm - 9:00pm

Painting Matryoshka: A Russian Nesting Doll

  • Location: FAC 259
  • Time: 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Matryoshka is a symbol of Russian folk art which dates back to the 19th century. The old craft of painting matryoshkas will be introduced to WKU students during International Education Week. Art majors will also assist in helping students to design their own style of nesting dolls. Participants will also have a chance to treat themselves with cookies decorated with unique folk art motifs. 

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