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*International Education Week

It highlights programs that prepare Americans for a global environment and attract future leaders from abroad to study, learn, and exchange experiences in the U.S.

International Education Week (IEW), November 16-20, 2020, is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. This joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education is part of our efforts to promote programs that prepare Americans for a global environment and attract future leaders from abroad to study, learn, and exchange experiences  (https://iew.state.gov/)

Take a Selfie and Win! E-mail iew@eastcentral.edu

Great Wall of China - located in HH, 2nd floor

Take a selfie and e-mail it to iew@eastcentral.edu for a chance to win a prize!

Ruins in Greece - located in Cafe Central

Take a selfie and e-mail it to iew@eastcentral.edu for a chance to win a prize!

London and Big Ben - located in Library

Take a selfie and e-mail it to iew@eastcentral.edu for a chance to win a prize!

Taj Mahal - BH at exit from Learning Center

Take a selfie and e-mail it to iew@eastcentral.edu for a chance to win a prize!

St. Basil’s Cathedral in Moscow - HH Theater lobby.

Take a selfie and e-mail it to iew@eastcentral.edu for a chance to win a prize!

Mt. Fuji and the Japanese Temple - the Learning Center

Take a selfie and e-mail it to iew@eastcentral.edu for a chance to win a prize!

Machu Picchu - Rolla Main in the Atrium

Take a selfie and e-mail it to iew@eastcentral.edu for a chance to win a prize!

Moroccan Wall - Rolla Main in Computer Lab

Take a selfie and e-mail it to iew@eastcentral.edu for a chance to win a prize!

Monday - Friday; Virtual Escape Room

Students who complete the Virtual Escape Room will be entered in a daily drawing during International Education Week. Each day, one lucky student will receive a metal ECC water bottle and a pair of ECC sunglasses, courtesy of Public Relations. At the end of the week, we will have a Grand Prize Drawing, and two international restaurant gift cards will be awarded, one to a student in Union, and one to a student in Rolla.
We are grateful to the Foundation for providing these spectacular prizes!

Tuesday, Nov. 17 online - Soup and Stories

Watch Tuesday’s videos, Scotland or Ivory Coast, and complete the survey for a password for free bowl of Cream of Broccoli Soup or a Scotch Fancies dessert from Café Central.  Must be claimed on Tuesday on a first come first serve basis.

Videos: Scotland & Ivory Coast

Soup:  Cream of Broccoli   Dessert: Scotch Fancies

This promotion for Soup and Stories expired on Tuesday.  BONUS : Videos and survey are still available.

Wednesday, Nov. 18 online - Soup and Stories

Watch Wednesday’s videos, Spain or Venezuela, and complete the survey for a password for free bowl of California Medley Soup or a Arroz con Leche dessert from Café Central.  Must be claimed on Wednesday on a first come first serve basis.

Videos: Spain & Venezuela

Soup: California Medley

Dessert: Arroz con Leche

This promotion for Soup and Stories expired on Wednesday.  BONUS : Videos and survey are still available.

Wednesday, Nov. 18 at 6:30 p.m - Film and Lecture series

"You can watch the Academy Award-winning documentary on Netflix. Register via Eventbrite (link above).
Then, join us via Zoom on Wednesday, Nov. 18 at 6:30 p.m. for a presentation and discussion led by Lindenwood University Associate Professor of Marketing, Dr. Kyle Coble.  Zoom link will be provided in registration.
American Factory (美国工厂; 美國工廠) is a 2019 American documentary film directed by Steven Bognar and Julia Reichert, about Chinese company Fuyao's factory in Moraine, a city near Dayton, Ohio, that occupies Moraine Assembly, a shuttered General Motors plant. It won an Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature.
Dr. Kyle Coble is an associate professor of marketing at Lindenwood University. His research focuses on the “otherization” in consumers’ minds and the steps that creativity can take to bridge these gaps. Originally from Union, Mo., he graduated from Saint Louis University in 2012 with a PhD in International Business and Marketing. Dr. Coble teaches International Marketing, Consumer Behavior, Social Media Marketing and Marketing Management and once taught a class on marketing fads that was a lot of fun." - Leigh Kolb, ECC Assistant Professor.

 

Dr. Kyle Coble, Associate Professor of Marketing at Lindenwood University, presents a lecture in conjunction with a screening of 'American Factory.'

Thursday, Nov. 19 online - Soup and Stories

Watch Thursday’s video, England, and complete the survey for a password for free bowl of Clam Chowder or a piece of German Apple Cake dessert from Café Central.  Must be claimed on Thursday on a first come first serve basis.

Video: England

Soup: Clam Chowder

Dessert: German Apple Cake

This promotion for Soup and Stories expired on Thursday.  BONUS : Videos and survey are still available.