September 10, 2019
Ways to Help Your International Students Feel More Welcomed
Workshop on Chinese Name Pronunciation
Familiarize yourself with the “Pinyin” system used in Chinese to help you learn how to properly pronounce the names of your international students. Yifan “Max” Zhang, Chinese Language and Culture Advisor at Drew University will lead an interactive workshop on this topic and give you the tools to pronounce Chinese names confidently.
Chair: Yifan "Max" Zhang
October 8, 2019
One To World Annual Meeting
One To World holds its Annual Meeting in October of each year where it provides a report to its membership about the state of the organization and the year in review. Additionally, the results of the election of new members to the Board of Directors of One To World is announced.
Keynote: Dr. Jonathan Friedman, PEN America
Special Location: Kimmel Center, NYU
November 12, 2019
NAFSA Region X Conference Debrief
Did you miss the NAFSA Regional Conference? Don't miss the highlights! Come participate in a discussion about important information shared at this year's conference and hear an overview of sessions presented from fellow One To World members.
Co-Chairs: Sherifa Abdalla, NJCU
December 10, 2019
WES Research: Are U.S. HEIs Meeting the Needs of International Students?
WES will share original research from its recent report on international student experiences in the U.S. The presentation will include findings on international students' peer, faculty, and administrative staff interactions as well as concrete recommendations on how to meet international student needs.
Chairs: Makala Skinner, WES and Chris Mackie, WES
January 14, 2020
Two Hour Extended Immigration Roundtable
Immigration rules and regulations are constantly evolving. This session will provide an extended time to discuss the issues with our knowledgeable advisors!
Chairs: Michael Goldstein, Goldstein and Cheung LLP; June Sadowski-Devarez, IETS; Helen Leonard, New York University; and Elizabeth Gill, Montclair State University
February 11, 2020
IDP Connect: Recent Trends in International Enrollment and Recruitment
March 10, 2020
IIE Open Doors Report: A New York Metro Area Special Analysis
Don't miss this special analysis of international student and scholar trends in the New York Metropolitan Area. An IIE officer will discuss the unique characteristics of international students in our area. Learn how our population differs in interesting ways from the national norms.
Chairs: Natalya Andrejko, Research Analyst
***More details to come for the meetings in Spring 2020.