Welcome to BUTEX

Promoting learning abroad

BUTEX Welcome Meal at NAFSA 2017

BUTEX members are invited to book for the BUTEX Welcome Meal at NAFSA 2017.

Come along from 7 pm for an informal buffet meal and general get together. This is always a relaxing way to start NAFSA and we are looking forward to seeing you there. A buffet meal and a beer/ wine/soft drink (or hopefully two, depending on the exchange rate!) is included in your ticket price.

This will be held at

Tom’s Urban, L A Live, Los Angeles, 1011 S Figueroa St, Los Angeles, CA 90015 Sunday 28th May 2017 7 p.m.

Book here

Call for Papers. BUTEX Symposium 2017

 International + Intercultural + Interconnected = Study Abroad for the Future

University of Salford, MediaCityUK, Tuesday 4th July 2017

We are now accepting session proposals for the BUTEX Symposium 2017.

All proposals are welcome and we would particularly encourage proposals on the following topics:
Innovations in international education; New international education programmes; Use of technology in international education; Pre-departure and returnee; Social media in study abroad; Embedding international into the curriculum; Developing global citizenship; Study abroad and the world of work; Intercultural capital; Impact of study abroad; Engaging international alumni to promote study abroad;

Download your session proposal form 

BUTEX Executive Committee Vacancies 2016

There are BUTEX Executive Committee vacancies from December 2016. Sarah Leach is stepping down as Chair. The Vice Chair and Publications and Communications Office posts are up for renewal.

BUTEX relies heavily on the enthusiasm of its members and their willingness to participate actively in its work by taking on executive roles with the Association and by nominating colleagues.

 Every member of BUTEX is eligible to stand for election and nominate others. Please see the nomination form for further details.

BUTEX Executive Committee Nomination Form 2016

Becoming a member of the Executive is something of a commitment during the two year period of office; but it also brings considerable rewards with regard to professional development.

    Positions Available

  • Chair
  • Vice Chair
  • Publications & Communications Officer

Nominations must be received by 15 October 2016.

 

If you have any questions or require further information please email info@butex.ac.uk