Region VIII

Welcome to NAFSA Region VIII

Welcome to the online home for NAFSA's Region VIII, which encompasses Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Washington, D.C. and West Virginia, and includes members representing more than 100 institutions who are dedicated to the growth of international education. Here you will find helpful resources for your work and information to aid you in connecting, communicating, and collaborating with the Region VIII community.

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2017 Conference Call for Proposals

The 2017 NAFSA Region VIII Conference in Morgantown, West Virginia is now accepting proposals that reflect the best thinking in the field, informed by theory, research, and practice and cognizant of diversity and inclusion. All proposals and topic areas are welcome and will be carefully considered in order to present a conference with rich and diverse content. However, preference will be given to proposals that demonstrate collaboration across institutional types and states in Region VIII.

Submit your session proposal - Deadline extended to Friday, June 30!

Looking for proposal ideas or a co-presenter(s)?
Utilize our newly-created session coordination tool

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