OIE is also hosting a presentation on the culture of Tunisia from 6:30 to 7:15 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 15, in the student center Ballroom B. The presenters are studying at UW-Stout as part of the U.S. State Department-sponsored Thomas Jefferson Scholarship Program. The program is administered through the International Research and Exchanges Board.
UW-Stout has 163 international students representing 42 countries this academic year.
Events are in conjunction with International Education Week, Monday, Nov. 14, to Friday, Nov. 18. International Education Week is a joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education to promote programs that prepare Americans for a global environment and attract future leaders from abroad to study, learn and exchange experiences.
UW-Stout’s FOCUS2030 strategic plan has five goals, including inclusive excellence by investing in, and ensuring access to, equitable, diverse and inclusive learning, student living and work environments that reflect the university’s regional and global connections.