International Education Week

IEW Calendar

When is international education week 2018?

UW-Platteville will be celebrating International Education Week (IEW) in September of 2018, with dates to come soon!

Are you interested in getting involved with IEW 2018?
Contact if you are interested in doing a presentation, performance, or activity during IEW 2018!

What is IEW?

UW-Platteville celebrates IEW each fall semester. Faculty, students, and staff from all across the campus contribute by giving presentations about their home countries or countries in which they studied or taught abroad, showing documentaries with an international theme, facilitating panel discussions, and much more. Please click here for more information on what other schools and universities are doing to celebrate IEW!

The International Programs Office and Confucius Institute partner to provide a week of diverse events for the UW-Platteville community!


Week-long Exhibition

Education Abroad Photo Contest

All UW-Platteville students, faculty and staff are encouraged to vote for their favorite photos! Visit our website and social media pages (linked on the homepage) to see the photos and how to vote!

Education Abroad-themed Menu at Stations

The Education Abroad Office is parterning with Dining Services to provide dinner (with one lunch) options each day of the week themed around our 6 UW-Platteville Education Abroad Programs! Be sure to check their menu listing to see which country is to be the spotlight!


Confucius Institute Mid-Autumn Festival - Ullsvik Hall, Nohr Gallery - 5:00pm to 6:30pm

Confucius Institute is hosting their annual Mid-Autum Festival where they will have an open door come-and-go event with activity booths. These booths will inclue tai-chi, paperfolding, calligraphy, and much more! 

"Spain is Different" A Glimpse into Spanish Culture - The Markee, Wisconsin Room - noon to 1:00pm


International Bread Tasting - Ullsvik Hall, Velzy Commons - 4:30pm to 5:30pm

All guests are welcome to attend this free event and learn about different breads and cultures. 


International Programs Development in the School of Agriculture - The Markee, Wisconsin Room - Noon to 1:00pm

Six Weeks in China - The Markee, Platteville West - 5:00pm to 6:30pm


Education Abroad Fair - Markee: University Rooms - 10:00am to 1:30pm

This is a great opportunity for students, faculty, and staff to explore the international opportunities offered at UW-Platteville! Come speak to study abroad alumni, program representatives, and program leaders.

International Club Meeting - Markee: Platteville Rooms - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

Interested in finding out what the International Club is all about? Drop in at their bi-weekly club meeting to see if you would be interested in getting involved!



Education Abroad Drop-In Advising - The Markee, Mississippi Room - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Global Lunch Hour with the International Club - Markee: Pioneer Room - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Meet international students over lunch! This is a great opportunity to meet  students from around the world and talk to them about their experiences here at Platteville. Must provide own lunch.

Cross-Cultural Conversations - The Markee, Platteville West - noon to 1:00pm