nternational Education Week (IEW) is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. IEW was first organized in 2000 in the United States as a joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education to promote programs that prepare Americans for a global environment and attract future leaders from abroad to study, learn, and exchange experiences. Today it’s celebrated in more than 100 countries worldwide.
Here at the American University of Armenia, the Center for Student Success will be celebrating International Education Week during the week ofNovember 17-24th. Please check out the tabs on our website for more information about activities and events including movie screenings, international photo contest, international student presentations, and much more!
There will be a series of events and activities are organized aimed to celebrate world regions and cultures, raise awareness of international and global issues, develop cross-cultural environmental skills, and promote respect and concern for other cultures and peoples. More information will be available on our website very soon.
A few of our international students will briefly present information about their home country. We hope you will come support our students for their sessions. All country presentations will take place in the Center for Student Success Lounge.
- Nigeria is presented by Merry Artinian on Tuesday , November 17 at 2:00 pm
- Syria is presented by Gasia Atashian on Wednesday, November 18th at 1:30pm.
- Russia is presented by Samvel Sukiasyan on Thursday, November 19th at 2:00pm.