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International Education Week

October 21 - 25, 2019

International Education Week (IEW) is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. This annual initiative promotes international understanding and builds support for international education and exchange. IEW encourages programs that prepare citizens to live and work in a global environment. This joint initiative of the U.S. Departments of State and Education is celebrated in more than 100 countries worldwide. This is Babson’s 13th year celebrating International Education Week.

IEW Calendar of Events

We hope to see you at any or all of these!

International Education Photo Contest 2019

Sponsored by StudentUniverse


Submissions Now Closed (October 9th, 2019)
Vote on the finalists to determine the Grand Prize and 2nd Place winners at our Instagram, @BabsonGlavinOffice!


  • 1ST PLACE: $750 flight voucher to any international destination
  • 2ND PLACE: StudentUniverse Go premium membership
  • ALL ENTRANTS: $25 international flight promo code
  • All prizes sponsored by StudentUniverse


All current Babson students who have either participated in an education abroad program or international students studying at Babson may submit up to 2 photos/videos to be considered. Undergraduate and graduate students are eligible. Photos/videos must be from the educational program, and not from personal travel.


  • #BABSONABROAD - show us a photo of Babson students wearing Babson gear abroad
  • GLOBAL CLASSROOM - highlights of learning in or outside the classroom abroad
  • LOCAL CONNECTION - who was an important person that you connected with abroad?
  • OFF THE BEATEN PATH - get past the famous tourist sites and show us a hidden gem
  • CLEVER CAPTIONS - self-explanatory!
  • INTERNATIONAL LENS @ BABSON - international/exchange students, share your experience at Babson!
  • VIDEO STORIES - share a story through a video between 3-60 seconds

Selection Process

A panel of judges will select photos from each category to be finalists in the contest. All finalist photos will be on display in the Babson Commons during IEW. Members of the Babson community can participate in voting for their favorite photo from these finalists to determine the Grand Prize and Runner-Up winning photos.