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American & International Education Week

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48th Annual American and International Education Week November 12-17, 2012

Schedule of Events

Great Public Schools - A Basic Right and our Responsibility: Meeting Global Challenges Through Education!

Monday, November 12, 2012

Australian film Rabbit-Proof Fence
10:00 AM (Ridley Student Center)

Health and Fitness Assessment Fair
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM (Wellness Center)

Faculty Forum
3:00 PM- 5:00 PM (Pharmacy Complex)

Students Cultural Forum
6:00 PM- 8:30 PM (Ridley Center)

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Annual American and International Education Week Assembly
10:00 AM (Mickey L. Burnim Fine Arts Center)
Guest Speaker: Ms. Darcy Grimes NC State Teacher of the Year

American and International Education Week Appreciation Luncheon and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
12:00 PM (K.E. White Graduate Center)

International Dance Lessons/Show
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM (Ridley Center)

International Aviation and Aerospace Symposium
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM (Pharmacy Complex, Room 104)

Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Students Movie Night
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM (Ridley Center)
My Name is Khan

Thursday, November 15, 2012

International Tea
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM (Gilchrist Complex)
Afternoon will highlight teas and coffees from around the world Recognize Cooperating Teachers, and Writing Contest winnersShare Cultural Experiences

Friday, November 16, 2012

International Dinner
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM (K.E. White Graduate Center)
This annual event brings ECSU and the surrounding communities together for an evening of international food, music, dance, fashion,and cultural diversity.
Attire: International Outfit
Keynote Speaker: His Excellency Mr. Daniel Ohene Agyekum- Ghana Embassy Washington, DC

Saturday, November 17, 2012

Students Activity Day

A Program About Rural Segregated Schools of Pasquotank County (1925-1951)
2:00 PM (The Museum of the Albemarle) Free and open to the public

Games Day
Ridley Student Center from 12:00 PM- 2:00 PM

International Exposure
Doors open at 6:00 PM, show starts at 6:30 PM - 9 PM (Mickey L. Burnim Fine Arts Center)

Culture Shock
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM (Williams Hall from)
$5 with ECSU student ID
$7 without ECSU student ID

For more information contact:

Dr. Saundra S. Copeland, Chair, American Education Week Committee
252.335.3337

Dr. Cherif Seck, Chair, International Education Week Committee
2 52.335.8737