Tag: Center for International Education

‘Making Art in Cuba’ Frames CIE Talk with Global Leaders in Residence March 3

‘Making Art in Cuba’ Frames CIE Talk with Global Leaders in Residence March 3

| March 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Join the Center for International Education, the College of Arts & Sciences, and the Office of Corporate Partnerships as Global Leaders in Residence Flora Lauten and Raquel Carrio share their experience as working artists in Cuba, one of the world’s last remaining communist states. A Cuban-inspired lunch will be provided for this event on March […]

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Confucius Institute at Webster University Named Institute of the Year

Confucius Institute at Webster University Named Institute of the Year

| February 9, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Confucius Institute at Webster University was named “2014 Confucius Institute of the Year” by HANBAN, a branch of the Chinese Ministry of Education. This is the second time the institute has received the prestigious honor, having previously been named “Confucius Institute of the Year” in 2012. The Institute offers a wide range of outreach […]

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Webster University Receives $100K Fulbright Grant for Educator Sustainability Project in Brazil

Webster University Receives $100K Fulbright Grant for Educator Sustainability Project in Brazil

| November 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

The U.S. Department of Education awarded a grant of $107,495 to Webster University under the Fulbright-Hays International and Foreign Language Group Projects Abroad (GPA) program. This grant will fund a six-week travel seminar in Brazil to study Brazilian culture and Portuguese language through the lens of environmental sustainability and will be led by project director […]

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International Education Week Events Nov. 13-21

International Education Week Events Nov. 13-21

| November 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

International Education Week (IEW) provides an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. This joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education promotes programs that prepare Americans for a global environment and attract future leaders from abroad to study, learn, and exchange experiences in the […]

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International Studies Symposium Series: ‘Promises’ screens Sept. 2

International Studies Symposium Series: ‘Promises’ screens Sept. 2

| August 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Fall 2014 International Studies Symposium Series invites you to a screening of the Emmy Award winning film, Promises. The film follows the lives of seven Israeli and Palestinian children living in and around the West Bank. The screening will take place in Sunnen Lounge in the University Center at noon on Tuesday, Sept. 2. […]

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It Takes Two…or More, to Collaborate: Co-Sponsors Reflect on Tango Workshop

It Takes Two…or More, to Collaborate: Co-Sponsors Reflect on Tango Workshop

| February 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Ask around about what makes Webster University a wonderful place for teaching and learning, and you’ll hear a variety of responses. Some will tout the dedicated professors and awesome students. Others emphasize its global curriculum and opportunities to study abroad. Webster is all of those things, plus even more. On Feb. 25, we witnessed a […]

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International Culture at Webster: Argentine Tango, Brazilian Carnaval, Italian Classical Guitarist

International Culture at Webster: Argentine Tango, Brazilian Carnaval, Italian Classical Guitarist

| February 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Upcoming events from the Center of International Education: Tango Performance & Practice Tuesday, Feb. 25, noon Dance to a different beat! The tango performance and practice event will feature Argentine tango performer Mauro Peralta, whose teaching methods combine elements of classic tango with the traditional embrace. Light refreshments will be served. Following the performance, Peralta […]

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CIE Annual Forum & Workshop Jan. 10

CIE Annual Forum & Workshop Jan. 10

| December 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Center for International Education’s Annual Forum and Workshop will be held on Friday, Jan. 10, 2014, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., in East Academic Building room 253/262. This year the focus is on developing service learning opportunities across the curriculum. The morning session will feature a panel of three speakers: Jack Harris from […]

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Snapshots: Cuban Hip Hop Duo Obsesión Share Their Passion for Music

Snapshots: Cuban Hip Hop Duo Obsesión Share Their Passion for Music

| October 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

Members of the Cuban hip hop duo, Obsesión, Magia Lopez and Alexey Rodriguez, spoke to an overflow crowd Oct. 4 in the Emerson Library conference room as part of the artist lecture and forum on hip hop and Afro-Cuban culture. The event was sponsored by the Center for International Education, Global Education Cohort and Latin […]

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Global Photo Contest Announced, Submissions Due Oct. 4

Global Photo Contest Announced, Submissions Due Oct. 4

| September 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Center for International Education and Multicultural Center and International Student Affairs (MCISA) are again co-sponsoring a Global Photo Contest for all current undergraduate and graduate Webster students. Only digital images with a resolution of 300 dpi (2,000 X 3,000 pixels) or greater in a jpeg format will be accepted. The winners will be displayed […]

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