Book your Hotel for the Forum’s First European Conference
Hotels are filling up quickly for the Forum’s First European Conference in Dublin. The Forum conference coincides with a meeting of the European Union and hotels near University College Dublin have already been filled. Additional hotels are available in the city center and conference attendees are encouraged to arrange their accommodations as early as possible. The Forum is currently in negotiation with another hotel in Dublin city center and will provide this information on the website as it becomes available. Keep checking www.forumea.org/Dublinhotel.cfm
for the European Conference before October 15th to take advantage of early-bird pricing.
Standards Workshop in Cuenca, Ecuador: Registration Deadline Approaches
September 15th is the deadline to register for the full-day workshop in Cuenca, Ecuador on October 5th. This workshop is designed to provide expert training in the Standards of Good Practice for Education Abroad
with a focus on Standard 8: Health, Safety, Security and Risk Management. It will present the Forum’s Standards of Good Practice for Education Abroad through case studies and issues of concern to Ecuadorian and South American universities and organizations.
Fundación CEDEI is hosting the workshop in the historic center of Cuenca:
Centro de Estudios Interamericanos
General Torres 11-02 y Gran Colombia
For more information, go to www.forumea.org/Cuencawkshp.cfm
Upcoming Workshops in Indianapolis and Pittsburgh
September 13, 2012 (1pm-4pm)
: The Forum's Code of Ethics for Education Abroad
Location and Host:
: Rob Hallworth (The George Washington University)
by September 9th
Thursday, October 4, 2012 (1pm-5pm)
The Standards of Good Practice for Short-Term Education Abroad Programs, with a specific focus on Health and Safety
Location and Host:
Pittsburgh, in conjunction with the Pennsylvania Council on International Education (PaCIE) 2012 Conference
Rob Hallworth (The George Washington University)
at the PaCIE website
For a complete list of Forum workshops and training opportunities, visit: http://www.forumea.org/fulleventscal2012-13.cfm
Look for the Forum at the EAIE Conference
Next week, the Forum on Education Abroad will be at the EAIE Annual Conference in Dublin, Ireland. Find us at Stand #123 in the exhibition hall.
*Photo credit: This issue's photo comes to us from Boston University.