EducationUSA Facebook Live Event on Student Athlete Recruitment, March 14

Topic: Student Athlete Recruitment
Date and Time: Wednesday, March 14, 2018, 11:00 EDT / 15:00 UTC
Event page: https://www.facebook.com/EducationUSA
Language: English
Description: This webchat is a part of the EducationUSA Interactive webchat series, helping international students understand EducationUSA’s 5 Steps to U.S. Study.

Many international students play for college sports teams in the U.S. while completing their studies. This EducationUSA Interactive Facebook live program will provide an overview about athlete recruitment and life as a student athlete. A U.S. Department of State official and National Collegiate Athletic Association representatives will answer questions and share insights on how athletics and academics can go hand in hand.

American Spaces are encouraged to organize watch parties to view and submit questions during the live program.

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Athletes Without Limits Webinar 6 a.m., March 6

In honor of the 2018 Winter Paralympics and International Women’s Day, join this Facebook Live webchat with former Paralympians and civil rights advocates to talk about the importance of diversity and inclusion in sports.

How are these change-makers transforming their environments by fighting for disability rights, women’s rights and inclusion? How are they working with civic organizations, educational institutions and government to create change at the local and global levels?

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Connect Local Students to a Virtual U.S. College Fair February 14

EducationUSA and College Week Live are hosting an International Students Day, featuring a virtual college fair for international students, 4 a.m. to 4 p.m. EST on February 14.

An extensive set of marketing and program materials includes banners in multiple sizes, a digital campaign toolkit, a program guide and a promotional flyer. American Spaces also can add the Facebook event to their events pages.

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Posters, Posters, Posters! You’ve Asked for Them. We Have Them! Do You Want More?

The Office of American Spaces is collaborating with IIP’s Publications office to bring BRAND NEW, custom made, one-of-a-kind downloadable posters to all American Spaces — many in multiple languages!

Posters are available for black history month, jazz appreciation, the winter Olympics and more! How does your American Space use posters? Complement program offerings? Create an inviting environment? Cultivate an American spirit? To keep making them available, the Office of American Spaces would like…

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It’s International Education Week! Get Involved!

International Education Week, November 13-17, offers American Spaces an important opportunity to engage in programming about studying in the USA and to submit their events to the IEW database. A variety of materials and social media content are available for explaining and promoting the IEW initiative and its purpose.

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National Museum of American History Program Kit

Titled “Expressing Freedom,” this programming content module emphasizes themes of civil society, civic engagement, nonviolent protest, freedom of expression, U.S. history and democracy. Images of objects from the Smithsonian National Museum of American History are highlighted to encourage…

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Update to the American Spaces Impact Video Challenge!

As previously announced, the Office of American Spaces is looking for visual stories that demonstrate how American Spaces are making an impact in their cities, countries or regions. The impact could be, for example, on an individual, the community, a particular issue, U.S. relations with the country, or the country itself. The video should tell your story in 90 seconds or less. The Office of American Spaces is offering awards of $3,000, $2,000 and $1,000 for the top three videos in each region, and…

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