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Join us virtually to celebrate Drake’s global engagement and international programs at International Education Week! Global and intercultural learning is a key objective of Drake’s Continuous Improvement Plan, supporting our mission of responsible global citizenship. Join in the fun this week and discover more about who Drake is as a global institution! There will be events for students, faculty and staff – with some of our partner institutions joining from around the world. Additional events will be announced leading up to November 16-20.
Town Hall: Global Engagement at Drake

The Town Hall will kick off a full week of events for faculty, staff, students and global partners for International Education Week 2020! Learn about Drake...

11/16 9am
Virtual Event
Working Worldwide Information Session

Do you have plans for after graduation? Interested in living and working abroad? Look no further than Working Worldwide, an opportunity for recent graduates...

11/17 3:30pm
Virtual Event
Want to Lead a Travel Seminar? Panel Discussion with Past Travel Seminar Leaders

Hear from past travel seminar leaders on best practices and tips for creating a credit-bearing global learning experience for students.

11/16 1pm
Virtual Event
Summer Study Abroad Information Session

Come learn more about your options to study abroad summer 2021. This session will highlight Drake’s upcoming travel seminar offerings, as well as program...

11/16 4pm
Virtual Event
International Alumni Networking

An opportunity to meet with Drake international alumni during IE Week! This virtual networking event will take place via Zoom.

11/16 5:30pm
Virtual Event
Funding for Global Projects

Drake faculty and staff have multiple funding opportunities for global projects through Global Engagement and the Nelson Institute. This informational...

11/17 10am
Virtual Event
Global Partners Session: Global Virtual Learning

Global Partners Sessions Throughout the week, faculty and staff from across Drake’s campus will host virtual workshops on the following topics to showcase...

11/20 8:30am
Virtual Event
Drake & MUBS (Uganda) Virtual Student Exchange

During IE Week, we will host a virtual exchange event between students at Drake and our global partner institution in Uganda, Makerere University Business...

11/17 7am
Virtual Event
Global Citizen Forum Information Session

Drake University is partnering with the University of KwaZulu-Natal (Durban, South Africa) to host a virtual conference on equity and inclusion in higher...

11/17 8am
Virtual Event
Global Partners Session: Facilitating Global Collaboration

Global Partners Sessions Throughout the week, faculty and staff from across Drake’s campus will host virtual workshops on the following topics to showcase...

11/16 10am
Virtual Event
Designing a Travel Seminar: Generating Ideas and Developing a Plan for your J-term Abroad

Do you have a great idea for a seminar and want to take the next step of developing a plan that integrates your academic goals with on-site experiences?...

11/18 11am
Virtual Event
Global Partner Spotlight: Kosovo

A virtual conversation with the Consulate of the Republic of Kosovo to learn about their partnership with Drake University and explore opportunities for...

11/18 3pm
Virtual Event
Global Partner Spotlight: Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences

K.V. Somasundaram, Associate Professor and Director of the Centre for Social Medicine at Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) will make a virtual...

11/19 8am
Virtual Event
Global Partners Session: Online Learning

Global Partners Sessions Throughout the week, faculty and staff from across Drake’s campus will host virtual workshops on the following topics to showcase...

11/19 8:30am
Virtual Event
Global Partners Session: Servant Leadership

Global Partners Sessions Throughout the week, faculty and staff from across Drake’s campus will host virtual workshops on the following topics to showcase...

11/19 10am
Virtual Event
Global Career Talks

Join us for a panel discussion of local business and community members about their experiences in an international career field and the opportunities...

11/19 4pm
Virtual Event
Global Partners Session: Customized Inbound Programs

Global Partners Sessions Throughout the week, faculty and staff from across Drake’s campus will host virtual workshops on the following topics to showcase...

11/20 10:30am
Virtual Event
International Trivia

Global Engagement is partnering with the International Students Association to bring virtual pub trivia with international themed rounds! Grab some friends...

11/17 7pm
Virtual Event