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Nov 14 2011

NYIT Celebrates International Education Week

NYIT Celebrates International Education Week

New York, N.Y. (November 14, 2011)—A fair trade festival, tour of the United Nations, and writing competition are among events scheduled for International Education Week at New York Institute of Technology (NYIT). Organized by NYIT’s Office of International Education, the week’s activities provide an opportunity for the university community to celebrate its global connections with students and faculty members — as well as its status as a top 10 destination for international graduate students.

“We provide a very festive environment, prizes, storytelling, and entertainment,” says Director of International Education Barbara Multari.
Although the U.S. Departments of State and Education initiated the annual event in 2000, this is the first year Governor Andrew M. Cuomo has proclaimed Nov. 14-18, 2011 International Education Week in New York State.  This year’s theme, “International Education: Inspiring Students Locally to Succeed Globally,” will be observed around the United States and in more than 100 countries worldwide.
Multari also hopes to highlight the importance of the cross-cultural collaboration in her office’s advocacy efforts this week. “The OIE is proud to display the talents of artisans from around the world— this is our fourth Fair Trade Festival and its proceeds will provide income to people in developing countries who rely on it for food, education, healthcare and housing,” she explains.
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