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RCCD Celebrates International Education Week


RCCD Celebrates International Education Week

​​International Education Week (IEW), November 16-20, 2020, is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and worldwide exchange. This joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education is part of the ongoing effort to promote global educational by preparing Americans for global environment and welcoming the world's future leaders to the exchange of ideas and experiences in the United States.  

The RCCD Study Abroad Program, in collaboration with RCC Center for International Students and Programs and RCC Multi-cultural Advisory Council, invites you to celebrate International Education Week through virtual presentations which includes webinar, music, arts, culture and virtual tours to international destinations.  It is an invitation to be globally minded while we are locally rooted. Below is the schedule of events; please share with your students. A reminder of the day's events will be sent on the night before.   

Monday, November 16:   

Tuesday, November 17:   Cities of the World

Wednesday, November 18:   World Heritage Landmarks  

Thursday, November 19:  Museums Around the World

Friday, November 20:   Street Arts from Around the World

International education is an essential component of every college student's education.  I hope you enjoy these virtual visits and celebrate with us international education week 2020. Any questions​, please contact Sef Girgis (Nassef.girgis@rccd.edu).


Published by External Relations & Strategic Communications