25 November: Eliminate Violence against Women

Today, 25 November, is the United Nation’s International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. Today also marks the start of Amnesty International’s 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence campaign to challenge violence and discrimination against women and girls, including the denial of sexual and reproductive rights: “The campaign also aims to celebrate heroes–women […]

International Music Blast on 20 November 2014

Join the Party!!!  The United States Department of State’s Bureau of Education and Cultural Affairs has dedicated Monday 17 to Friday 21 November 2014 as “International Education Week,” a time for all of us to recognize and “celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide.” This effort aims “to promote programs that prepare Americans […]