Wednesday, 11/16

Schedule of Live and Pre-recorded Events






Education Abroad & Financial Aid Financial Aid for Education Abroad

Join us to learn how to use your financial aid and scholarships for your education abroad program. Event Graphic

9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Virtual Event - Via Teams

Office of Global Initiatives at Kent Stark Office of Global Initiatives at Kent Stark No passport? No problem! We'll walk you through filling out an application and even take your picture! Grab yourself some sweets and enter in a drawing for a passport scholarship!

11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Kent State University at Stark Campus Center (First Floor Lounge and First Floor Hallway)

Student Accessibility Services Disability Abroad! Students with disabilities can face unique challenges when studying abroad. What about my accommodations? Is my ESA allowed to come with me? What if I need medical treatment abroad? In this session, we’ll explore various aspects of disability and how it could affect your experience abroad. We will provide areas to consider when preparing for your education abroad experience and strategies for once you’re finally there.

11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

SAS Conference Room, University Library 135
International Student and Scholar Services - Office of Global Education Cultural Café

KSU international students offer an inside look at their home cultures. This month presenters are from Libya and Nepal. Come enjoy a Free Lunch featuring food items from the host countries during the intermission between the two presentations. Everyone is welcome to attend and they're always free.

12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Kent Student Center - Ballroom Balcony

University Libraries

Library services for international students

Learn more about library services for international students’ success: library guide, citations, and tips to avoid plagiarism. Connect with your subject librarians. Free giveaways and candies! Program Flyer

12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

University Library, Main Entrance

Office of Global Education - Education Abroad Education Abroad 101 Join the Education Abroad Team to learn about education abroad opportunities at Kent State and get a walk through of the steps you will need to take to study abroad.

12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Cene Lecture Hall CAE 120

Department of English
Dinner and a Movie
Enjoy pizza and snacks while learning about Department of English classes offered as part of the 2023 Florence Summer Institute; then enjoy the 1985 film classic based on E. M. Forster’s 1908 novel A ROOM WITH A VIEW, which takes place in Florence, Italy, as well as in England, and stars Helen Bonham Carter, Maggie Smith, Julian Sands, Daniel Day-Lewis, and Judi Dench.

5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Satterfield Hall, Room 121

Office of Global Education - Education Abroad and Kent Interhall Council A World-Class Paint n' Sip

Join Kent Interhall Council and the Education Abroad Office for a relaxing night of painting Mount Fuji in Japan! Painting supplies and sparkling juice will be provided! Space available as supplies last. Event Graphic

7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Kent State Student Center Room 306ABC

Africana Studies/Ghana Study Abroad Program 2024
"Ghana: The Real Africa 2024"

KSU Students, interested in engaging an adventure of a lifetime? Join poet and professor Mwatabu S. Okantah for an enriching group study tour of Ghana. Experience the 21st century Ghana-style, from both the village and the big city levels. Program Flyer


7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Virtual Event - Via Zoom