Join us for a day of all things FEA! There’s something for everyone. All events will take place virtually. Links will be shared with registrants by Wednesday, December 8th.
FEAtured Event: An Evening with FEA
Join us for an evening celebrating FEA’s 10th anniversary! This virtual event (that’s right, you can join us from the comfort of your couch) will feature stories from FEA Scholars & Alumni; a keynote from celebrated writer, educator, and culinary historian Michael Twitty; and a musical performance by QueenEarth. Enjoy wine delivered directly to your door from the McBride Sisters vineyard with the purchase of a FEAtured Friend ticket by December 1.
Our silent auction will be open all day on December 9, from 12:05am – 11:55pm EST! Be sure to bid on one of these exciting items that range in worth from $25 gift cards to $2,500 vacation rentals.
FEA Access Partner Panel
FEA’s Access Partners will talk about the Access Partner Program, their relationship with FEA, and how FEA and Access Partners continue to work together towards a more equitable and accessible study abroad landscape.
Who Gets the Money, and Why: Unpacking Inequities Within Scholarship in Higher Education
Panelists: Tierra Dorsey (Central Scholarship); Peter Raucci (Posse Foundation); More TBA
Moderator: Christina Thompson (COMPEAR)
In this interactive session, a panel of experts will reflect on the origins of scholarships in higher education and work with attendees to begin unpacking the creation of more inclusive, equitable, and diverse scholarship processes.
Advisor Info Session
We welcome higher education professionals including advisors and student life staff from study abroad, diversity and inclusion, financial aid to join us as we share information about FEA Scholarships and tips on assisting students with the application process.
Prospective Applicant Open Advising Hour
Are you planning to study abroad? Then this session is for you! We’ll walk you through the FEA Scholarship Application to ensure you maximize your chances of receiving FEA funding.
POSTPONED TO 2022 – MORE INFORMATION SOON!
Alumni Event: Maximizing Mentorship Opportunities
In this interactive session, Alumni Trustees will talk with attendees about making the most out of mentorship opportunities–for both mentors and mentees alike. We’ll offer mentorship models, and discuss ways to approach potential mentors. Panelists will discuss the utility of sites like LinkedIn for networking and give recommendations from their own mentorship journeys. The session will feature a lively Q&A with opportunities for attendees to ask questions of panelists as well of each other.
Thank you to our FEA Day Sponsors!
Gene & Dale Kenney
Kate Simpson & Stuart Grossman
CET Academic Programs
CAPA The Global Education Network
DIS Study in Scandinavia
Marci Bradley Consulting
The American University in Cairo
Education in Ireland
The Institute for Study Abroad
The Intern Group
The School for Field Studies
SIT Study Abroad
University of Auckland
University Studies Abroad Consortium (USAC)