International Office

  • Vanderbilt University

    Vanderbilt to host 52 Fulbright foreign students from 33 countries

    Program fosters understanding of U.S. academic system and American culture From Aug. 19 to 23, Vanderbilt University will host a Fulbright Gateway Orientation for newly arrived Fulbright foreign students. Sponsored by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA), the Fulbright Gateway Orientation program… Read More

    Aug 19, 2013

  • Vanderbilt University

    Literati Longley and Longley to speak as part of visiting writers series

    Michael Longley, courtesy of English Dept. Michael Longley, one of Ireland’s most distinguished poets, will read at Vanderbilt as part of the Gertrude and Harold Vanderbilt Visiting Writers Series. The event is free and open to the public. Longley’s reading will take place on April… Read More

    Apr 5, 2013

  • Abigail Washburn and Kai Welch (Image courtesy of Vanderbilt U.S.-China Center for Education and Culture)

    Appalachia meets China in free musical workshop at Student Life Center

    Old-time banjoist Abigail Washburn will lead the kung fu-meets Appalachia-meets indie folk band Wu Force in a musical workshop at Vanderbilt's Student Life Center Feb. 4. Read More

    Jan 28, 2013

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    Celebrate International Education Week Nov. 5-14

    (iStockphoto) International Education Week is a joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange. This year, International Education Week is being celebrated at Vanderbilt Nov. 5–14 with 19 programs sponsored by… Read More

    Oct 31, 2012

  • Vanderbilt University

    Celebrate Brazil Week with music, movies and futebol

    Multiple opportunities to experience Brazilian art and culture and learn about outstanding research collaborations between faculty at the University of São Paulo and Vanderbilt are all part of this year’s expanded Brazil Week celebration, Sept. 3 through 7 on campus. Read More

    Aug 31, 2012

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    International Education Week Nov. 8-16

    International Education Week at Vanderbilt is Nov. 2-16. The week-long series of events are co-sponsored by International Student and Scholar Services, Global Education Office, and Vanderbilt International Office in coordination with Bishop Joseph Johnson Black Cultural Center, Holocaust Lecture… Read More

    Nov 3, 2011

  • Vanderbilt University

    Buy from international vendors at World Market Fair Nov. 14

    (iStockphoto) Vanderbilt will host vendors from across Nashville who sell international merchandise, including jewelry, crafts and more, at the World Market Fair Monday, Nov. 14, at the Sarratt Promenade. The fair will be from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Enjoy internationally themed food as you visit merchants representing the… Read More

    Nov 2, 2011

  • Vanderbilt University

    EAT program needs volunteers

    Enrich your life by hosting international students in your home. Read More

    Aug 5, 2011

  • Vanderbilt University

    Befriend an international student through ‘First Friends’

    You could make the difference in the life of a student far from home and family. Read More

    Jul 12, 2011

  • Vanderbilt University

    Dawn Turton named assistant provost for faculty

    Dawn Turton, executive director of the Vanderbilt International Office since 2007, has been named assistant provost for faculty. Beginning Dec. 1, she will manage the university’s five-year interim review by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools and will work with schools to facilitate the recognition of Vanderbilt’s faculty… Read More

    Nov 11, 2010