Our 2018-19 webinar* series is organized in collaboration with Journal of International Students (JIS) and Comparative and International Education Society (CIES).  


This webinar series will focus on issues of international education, study abroad, transnational collaboration of educators, and global social mobility.

Anyone interested in the webinars can use the YouTube link provided on this page for listening to the conversation.

Scholars interested to contribute as panelists can add their names and suggest themes from here.

For any questions, please contact Janet Gao at janetgao@gwu.edu. 

Webinar Series

  1. Rethinking Education Across Borders: Emerging Issues and Insights (VIDEO)


Study Abroad and International Students SIG

This SIG seeks to create a professional network of researchers and practitioners working to understand the issues and challenges as well as share the best practices related to international student mobility in K-12 and beyond, education abroad, and exchange programs globally. The mission of this SIG is to promote interdisciplinary scholarship opportunities and critical dialogues by connecting professionals and academics who are involved in serving the international student population. More information at  https://jistudents.org/sig-committee/

STAR Scholars Network

STAR is a transnational forum of scholars advancing global social mobility through innovative research and progressive advocacy efforts. Our mission is to create and share publish scholarly research focused on international education by facilitating academic exchange across the globe. We envision a humane world through promotion and exchange of knowledge across borders. More information at https://starscholars.org/

Journal of International Students

An interdisciplinary, peer-reviewed publication, the Journal of International Students is a professional venue that publishes theoretical and empirically-based research articles, narrative essays especially on study-abroad /international student experience, book reviews, and reflective writing about international education. More information at https://jistudents.org/8-3/

Webinars are online discussions that usually feature a few experts who discuss specific topics while audience, of any size, watch and may also ask questions of the discussants.