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The Center for International Education hosts and participates in a variety of events throughout the year. 

 

You can learn more about all that goes on both 'On Campus' and 'Off Campus' by clicking on the links in the navigation panel on the right below.

 

The CIE community has weekly meetings called 'Tuesday Dialogues' which provide a good opportunity for students to catch up with their classmates, get center updates and also listen to some good talks by speakers from both inside and outside the center. Click on the tag on the right panel to find out more about these dialogues.

 

Students and Faculty members participate in conferences and workshops throughout the year. Find out more by clicking on 'Conferences and Workshops'.

 

Learn more about who 'Graduated' each year, our annual 'Fall Retreats' for students and faculty, 'Meet Ups' of center members around the world and much more by clicking on the tags that interest you!

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AID Effectiveness and Capacity Building

Ash Hartwell together with CIE members Jacob Carter and Stephen Richardson led an interactive session based on their literature review of aid effectiveness USAID as part of a process to develop guidance and training on 'Government to Government' (G2G) aid in education. G2G, the key approach for aid under the Obama administration, is part of the US government’s initiative to become the world’s leading donor. Part of the team’s effort was to provide a toolkit for people in the field to use new aid modalities, and address the question, “What is effective aid with budgetary support?”

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The Key to Developing Successful Proposals

A recent Tuesday Dialogue featured a presentation and discussion by Edmund Morris who spoke by Skype from Doha, Qatar. His talk was supplemented by a PowerPoint Presentation and a printed document containing his responses to questions that had been submitted earlier by CIE members. The combination of media worked very well. 

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Global Horizons Workshops - 2013

The Global Horizons project at the Center for International Education strives to promote a greater awareness of the world community in Massachusetts’ K-12 schools by providing global and multicultural education curriculum resources and training to educators throughout the Western Massachusetts region. The Massachusetts Global Education consortium under the Massachusetts Department of Education has funded the project for more than a decade.

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Mainus Sultan receives 2013 Book of the Year Award in Bangladesh

CIE graduate Mainus Sultan was honored with Prothom-Alo’s Best non-fiction Book of the Year Award, 2013.   This is a prestigious award given after a rigorous selection process and normally goes to a senior Bengali author.

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Meet Up in Utah

Bonnie & David Mullinix with Joan Dixon in Utah

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Meet-up in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Bolivia meets Tanzania. Gabriela Delgadillo had dinner with Fulgence Swai in Dar es Salaam. Gabriella was in Tanzania working for Verité inspecting working conditions in remote areas of Western Tanzania. Swai says it was just like a Tuesday meeting at CIE! [Feb 2014]

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Meet-up in Pakistan

Salma Khan was in Pakistan collecting data for her dissertation and met up with Majid Khan (no relation) who graduated in 2009 and has since worked in various roles in higher education in Pakistan.

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Meet-up in Bishkek, Kyrgystan

Rebecca Paulson Stone met up with Gulzat Kochorova in Bishkek, Kyrgystan when she was there leading a workshop on developing reading standards. Gulzat is now working with Becca on the Quality Reading Project as the M&E Field coordinator.

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Meet-up in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Mjege Kinyota recently finished his Master's degree at CIE and is now a lecturer at the Dar es Salaam College of Education. He met up with Fulgence Swai, a doctoral graduate from earlier. Swai was supervising teaching practice for undergraduates at the time. 

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Meetup in Nairobi, Kenya

Mark Lynd, Alicia Fitzpatrick and Jane Benbow met up in Nairobi where they were attending a training program on Evidence-Based Practice and Theory of Change for education programs from Kenya, Nepal and Serra Leone

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