IEP Programming


World Exchange

The Intensive English Program (IEP) offers drop in conversation groups on Wednesday afternoons. World Exchange is designed to assist IEP students in practicing their English conversation skills, while also offering U.S. students a chance to practice their intercultural communication skills. Each day will offer a variety of both open and structured conversation opportunities.

Fall 2017 Schedule
11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Rike Center 108
Wednesday, August 30
Wednesday, September 6
Wednesday, September 13
Wednesday, September 20
Wednesday, November 1
Wednesday, November 8 
Wednesday, November 15
Wednesday, November 22- CANCELED 
Spring 2018 SCHEDULE
11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Rike Center 108

Wednesday, January 24
Wednesday, January 31
Wednesday, February 7
Wednesday, February 14
Wednesday, March 21
Wednesday, March 28
Wednesday, April 4
Wednesday, April 11



Poster Presentations

Learn more about the international students enrolled in the Intensive English Program by attending these Poster Presentations hosted throughout the academic year. With the goal to support English language development, student presenters engage attendees in this informal setting by sharing short presentations about research conducted in their coursework.

Fall 2017 Schedule

Wednesday, September 27
9:00-10:00 a.m., KU West Ballroom

Wednesday, November 29
9:00-10:00 a.m., KU West Ballroom

spring 2018 SCHEDULE
Wednesday, February 21
9:00-10:00 a.m., KU Torch Lounge

Monday, April 23
9:00-10:00 a.m., Rike Center 108


Monday, June 18


Global Game Night

Global Game Night is an intercultural activity that brings Intensive English Program and U.S. students together in a low-stress, fun environment in which students enjoy snacks and play popular games from different regions of the world.

Fall 2017 Schedule

Wednesdays, 4:00-5:30 p.m., Rike Center 108
Latin America: September 20
USA: October 25
Middle East: November 15

Spring 2018 Schedule

Thursdays, 3:15-4:45 p.m., Rike Center 108
Europe: January 31
Africa: February 15
East and South Asia: April 5


First Fridays

Explore Dayton and attend this art hop which features a sample of arts, music, food, shopping and more! U.S. students are invited to join IEP students in an evening out to exchange conversation and explore the artistic talents of the local arts community. Limited space available, students are encouraged to register to secure their seats in the van.
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Fall 2017 Schedule
Friday, September 1, 5:00-8:00 p.m.
Friday, October 6, 5:00-8:00 p.m.
Spring 2018 Schedule

Friday, April 6, 5:00-8:00 p.m.

Summer 2018 Schedule

Friday, June 1, 5:00-8:00 p.m.