International Education Week

Check out the rest of these events that are occurring this week! International Education Week promotes international educational exchange and fosters greater global awareness.

Conversations of Color

Thursday, November 15
Pless Hall, 3rd Floor Student Lounge
12:30 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.

Register HERE

Refreshments will be served.

Please join us for an interactive discussion titled “Intercultural Relationships: Barriers, Benefits, and Pathways to International and U.S. Engagement in Our Communities.” Sponsored by the Office of Counseling and Student Services at the NYU Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development and the NYU Office for International Students and Scholars.

Realities of Finding Work in the U.S.

Thursday, November 15
5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Wasserman Center for Career Development , 133 E. 13th Street, 2nd Floor, Presentation Room A
Register on NYU Careernet

(under Events and Seminars)

This special seminar for international students provides practical information about the H1-B visa process, job search techniques, and how to handle the visa question during a job interview. Sponsored by the Wasserman Center for Career Development and the Office for International Students and Scholars.

Global Poets Event: Dartmoor and Annapurna

Thursday, November 15
7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
NYU Open House, 528 LaGuardia Place, between West 3rd and Bleecker Streets
Advance Sign-Up preferred here

Free of Charge, Open to the Public

Featuring readings by two world renowned poets, Yuyutsu Ram Dass Sharma (Nepal) and Christopher Southgate (England), this event also includes live music, a poets’ talk-back, and reception. Questions? Email Sponsored by the Office for International Students and Scholars.

Film Screening: The Prize

Friday, November 16
7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Tisch Hall, 40 West 4th Street, room UC-25

Please come and join fellow students for a film screening of The Prize , an Argentine film about the story of a political activist’s life-in-hiding, which is jeopardized after her seven-year-old daughter is selected to participate in a local school’s patriotic essay contest. Contact Lynn O-Connell at for any questions. Sponsored by the Steinhardt International Education Student Board and NYU Office for International Students and Scholars.

The 5th Annual Imagine Science Film Festival

November 8 – 16
Ticket prices vary

With new events, panels, receptions, and the largest selection of science based films to date, the 5th Annual Imagine Science Film Festival promises to be an exciting week of films presenting scientific fact in compelling visual narrative. This year, the festival presents films that stimulate the synapses and the senses by exploring in the inner mind, the brain in all its states, and the meaning of time. Full day programs are devoted to avant-garde science bits, documentaries, footage from actual lab experiments, discussion about the meaning of dreams and kid-friendly science-based films. The Imagine Science Film Festival is the first science film festival in the world founded by scientists. It aims to transform the way science and scientists are portrayed in mainstream media, while emphasizing the importance of storytelling, narrative structure, and visual communication. For more information, click here.

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