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This month, Global Women in Education, a networking group of women in the field of international education, held their first of many events in Vancouver, Canada. Over 50 women were in attendance from various sectors in the industry. The next event will take place at CBIE in Halifax, Nova Scotia in November 2017.
Last month, ILAC celebrated their 20th anniversary in Toronto. It was a weekend full of events including city and campus tours and the celebration of their new Dream building, the ninth ILAC campus in Canada. The weekend was a chance for partners to come together, network and celebrate 20 years of dreaming big.
KAI Japanese Language School based in Tokyo celebrates its 30th anniversary this year and hosted a party at the end of June. Current and former teachers, staff, alumni and other supporters of KAI were in attendance to commemorate this milestone.
Guardianship provider Bright World’s annual conference in West Sussex brought together partner schools, agents and associates to review policies, hear updates, share views and opinions and refresh members’ Child Protection training. It was a chance for networking with a drinks reception and entertainment in the evening.
Fifty nationalities in one language lesson was the achievement to beat when students from across the world met on a football pitch in central London this month to attempt a new world record. English UK London and accommodation provider London Nest, gathered students from 57 countries including Yemen, St Nevis and Kitts, Benin and Mongolia for…
The Northern Consortium Charity and NCUK, a collaboration of UK universities dedicated to giving international students guaranteed access to universities worldwide, celebrated their 30th anniversary with a summer party in Manchester where NCUK partners, examiners, employees past and present, Consortium board of trustees and directors gathered for dinner, drinks and music.
More than 9,000 international language students from around the world celebrated Canada during World Student Day earlier this month. Celebrations took place across the country and was coordinated by Languages Canada. World Student Day celebrations included a number of activities from talent shows to sports and music and dancing all hosted by Languages Canada member institutions.
Spanish language school AIL opened a new branch last month in the coastal city of Málaga. Located close to both the city centre and the beach, AIL Málaga is the sister school of AIL Madrid, which has been in operation since 2006.
Last month Kensington Park School celebrated its launch with canapés and piano entertainment at Imperial College in London. Kensington Park school will merge Lansdowne and its sister school, Duff Miller into a single school with the senior school on the north side of Kensington Gardens and the sixth form just south of the park.
Breaking Borders was the theme of this year’s BUILA Conference, which saw invited guests discussing how to move beyond Brexit, among other topics. Drinks al fresco at the American Museum in Bath and dinner at the Pump Rooms were social highlights.
Educators, international students, business leaders as well as Paul Blomfield MP, Lord Bilimoria and David Blunkett, gathered at the House of Commons to celebrate the #WeAreInternational campaign. Since the EU referendum, the project has garnered nation-wide support but founders have called for renewed efforts in order to affect immigration and visa policy change.
The British Educational Travel Association hosted its annual Parliamentary Reception on the House of Lords terrace in London. Baroness Warwick of Undercliffe attended the event and praised the sector’s work in promoting British soft power and supported calls for the government to review its immigration policy and take students out of net migration figures.