Drake University Calendar
Drake International is excited to promote “International Education Week 2019,” an opportunity to celebrate Drake’s global engagement and international programs. 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. An exciting feature will be hosting visitors from several of Drake's international parter universities! Click on each event below for more details. We hope to see you there!
International Night 2019

Join us a we pass the plate around the globe for Drake University International Student Association's International Night 2019! Enjoy exciting performances,...

Provost Social

The social will have a global engagement theme. Come mingle with your colleagues and special guests from Drake's international partners.

International Bazaar

Stop by Olmsted Breezeway for interactive cultural table presentations, including international food samples, caligraphy, language activities and more!...

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...

Partnership Fair and Breakfast

Learn more about the work Drake is doing with international partners and how you can be involved! During this informal event, mingle with colleagues and...

DU Spain Information Session

Come learn about Drake's study abroad program in Alicante, Spain for Spring 2021

U.S. Fulbright Program Information Session

Join Fulbright alumni Nina Lawrin & Nathan Jacobson for an information session regarding the U.S. Fulbright Program and its post-graduate opportunities for...

Arabic Evening

Enjoy music, treats, tea and coffee, and socialize with native and non-native Arabic speakers form the Middle East. Participate and interact, sing and play,...

Town Hall: Global Engagement at Drake

Come learn about Drake as a global university and hear more about our committment to this important part of our institutional identity. Meet faculty and...

Ways to Engage Globally at Drake

A panel of Drake International staff will share ways students can engage globally during their time at Drake beyond studying abroad.

Global Food Discovery

A local non-profit charity on a mission to offer international cuisine to the public for free will be serving jianbing (Chinese crepes) from 10:30 until 1:30...

CHINA Town Hall (CTH)

Join Professor David Skidmore in a moderated discussion on current Sino-American relationships. This discussion will be apart of a larger webcast hosted by...

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?...

Expanding your skills through serving your community

In this event, you will learn ways that serving and volunteering can help prepare you for a job, and gain tips on how to talk about this on your resume. You...

African-Carribean Night with ACSA

Celebrate African and Caribbean cultures for a night full of performances, followed by a gala. Ticket sales for the African Caribbean Night are ongoing at...

International Dining Experience at Hubbell

All week long Hubbell Dining Hall will highlight international foods. Explore Germany, India, Malaysia, and China through their unique cuisines.

IEW Promotional Tabling in Hubbell

Take part in an internationally themed quiz and/or a fun map activity to earn some candy prizes and learn more about the upcoming International Education...

Library Display Case for IE Week

Throughout the week, a display of internationally-focused books and resources, as well as books written by international authors can be found in the Cowles...