International Education Week

International Education Week celebrates the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. This initiative is co-sponsored by the U.S. Departments of State and Education.

This is a time at Babson to recognize our global community and opportunities to engage in international education across the experience of the College. Students, faculty, and staff alike have opportunities during the week to learn more about education abroad opportunities at Babson, engage in various cultural activities and social events, and reconnect with alumni who have seen the value of cross-cultural competencies in their careers.

IEW 2022 Calendar

A special thanks to our partners across campus for helping plan this week, including: the Glavin Office of International Education, Graduate Student Services, Undergraduate Center for Career Development, Multicultural and Identity Programs, Delta Sigma Pi, Japanese International Circle, LATAM Club, MENA Student Union, Thai Graduate Club, European Graduate Club, European Undergraduate Club, Chinese Students and Scholars Association, Education Abroad Peer Advisors.

Monday, November 14, 2022

Monday, November 14, 2:00-3:00 PM || Olin 225

Come learn about our brand new undergraduate semester abroad program, Babson Leadership in a Global Context: Berlin & Singapore! This unique program will be offered for the first time in Fall 2023. Hear from Babson faculty who will teach on the program while enjoying German and Singaporean refreshments.

Monday, November 14, 5:00-6:00pm || Virtual || Join the Event via WebEx »

Learn how you can take a course in Israel during the Summer with Professor Peter Cohan! Israel Startup Strategy gives students an opportunity to understand the entrepreneurial ecosystem (EE) of Israel – a country of about 9.2 million people with the world's highest rate of NASDAQ listings per capita.

Monday, November 14, 5:00-6:00 PM || Olin 101

Come to learn about fully funded grants for study research or teaching English abroad, and hear from recent Babson graduate, Dreme Flynt, who received a Fulbright Grant to teach English in South Africa. Please note that in order to be eligible for a Fulbright, you must be a U.S. citizen.


Monday, November 14, 7:00-8:00pm || Trim 201 Classroom || Register for the Event »

You are invited to join ISSS, undergrad CCD and Delta Sigma Pi to learn how you can gain required authorization to intern/work in the U.S. Topics include CPT, H1B Visa, CCD’s various resources. Q&A session will be provided as well as food and drink.

Tuesday, November 15, 2022

Tuesday, November 15, 1:15-2:15 PM || Weissman Foundry || Register for the Event »

**This event has reached capacity. You will receive an email if you have registered and will be able to participate.**

Take a lunch break & learn about Japanese culinary tradition! Join Japanese International Circle (JIC) for a temaki (handroll) sushi-making workshop in the Weissman Foundry.

Tuesday, November 15, 4:00-5:00 PM  ||  Join the Event via WebEx »

Welcome to Fashion London - a world leader in Fashion Trends and Creativity! Learn how you can take a course in London during the Summer with Professor Caroline Daniels! Explore this Fashion capital past, present, and future trend-setting designs, meet with British Fashion companies and leaders in sustainable fashion.

Tuesday, November 15, 5:00-6:00 PM  ||  Join the Event via WebEx »

Experience and examine the current economic, social and political trends in the creative ecosystem in Ireland. Understand the ways in which creativity and innovation occur, flourish and extend far beyond the boundaries of this relatively small island nation by ENGAGING and interacting with Irish entrepreneurs, business executives, artists, performers, athletes, and historians.

Tuesday, November 15, 6:00-8:00 PM || Winn Auditorium || Register via Handshake

Join the LATAM club for our signature career exploring event! It will be a two-part event, first there will be an exclusive panel with recent Babson alumni from all backgrounds. They will share job search tips and career exploration resources with current students. Then for the second part, attendees will participate in round table chats with Babson LATAM graduate students. You can get the chance to talk and learn about Babson's graduate student careers and lives before coming to Babson for their Master's. Once the event ends guests will enjoy an assortment of traditional Latin American food! This event is open to all students (UG & Graduate) and co-sponsored with Undergraduate CCD.

Tuesday, November 15, 6:30pm || FME Innovation Center

Join MIP, MENA Student Union and the Glavin Office for traditional Persian food, insight from Professors Majbouri and Mohagegh and a safe space to discuss Iran's current events.

Tuesday, November 15, 6:30-7:30 PM  || Reynolds 244 or  Join the Event via WebEx »

Revisit original principles of Roman democracy and imperialism through philosophy, literature, history, and political theory, noticing how they have informed human rights, then and now. Be part of a safe, diverse learning community as you address questions of power, law, freedom, obligation, hospitality, and inequality, visiting carefully curated sites keyed to our topics. As you soak up the beauty of Rome and the Vatican, be part of a learning experience with migrants and refugees that allows you to test ideas of democracy and rights for yourself.

Wednesday, November 16, 2022

Wednesday, November 16, 12:00-1:00 PM  || Capozzi Conference Room in Olin Hall || Register for the Event »

Babson Thai Graduate Club proudly presents Thai Food 101. How much do you know about Thai Food? Do you know that there are so many interesting dishes apart from Pad Thai, Drunken Noodles and Tom Yum? Come to learn more about our food culture and lunch is on us! Please note that vegetarian food is provided as an option.


Wednesday, November 16, 3:00-4:00 PM  || Reynolds Global Lounge 

Excited for the World Cup to begin? Join us for a World Cup themed International Tea event, sponsored by the Glavin Office of International Education! Wear colors or jerseys to support your favorite team or player! Drop in for snacks, activities and a selection of teas!

Thursday, November 17, 2022

Thursday, November 17, 12:00-1:00 PM  || Olin Design Zone || Register for the Event »

You are invited to celebrate International Education Week with a European Networking Lunch. This event is open to all students and faculty who have lived or work in Europe. The event will begin with a welcome from both the undergrad and graduates European clubs and then a presentation with a selection of international entrepreneurs from Europe followed by lunch. This will provide an opportunity for you to speak with leading entrepreneurs in Europe about their experience that can be directly relevant to you. This event will take place both in person and online. When you register please select which format you will participate in.

Thursday, November 17, 6:00-8:00 PM || Winn Auditorium || Register for the Event Here »

You are invited to join the CSSA club for an exciting two-part career development event. First there will be an exclusive panel with recent Babson alumni to share job search tips and career exploration resources in consulting and hedge fund space. Then WallStreet Tequila will provide a workshop for job application tips for US finance sector. Meanwhile guests can enjoy an assortment of traditional Chinese food during the workshop. Co-sponsored with Undergraduate CCD. 

Friday, November 18, 2022

Friday, November 18, 2:00-4:00 PM || Reynolds Global Lounge || Register for the Event »

Join the Education Abroad Peer Advisors and Exchange Students for a fun, cultural fair where you can experience tastes from around the globe! You'll have the chance to learn more about education abroad opportunities at Babson while enjoying snacks from around the world.

You’ll also have the chance to be entered into a raffle to win a $100 flight voucher!