The US Dept of Education recently released two videos pertaining to the importance of International Education.
The first is a statement by Secretary Betsy DeVos that includes the recognition that "There has never been a more critical time to ensure that all of our students are prepared for the challenges of an increasingly interconnected global economy." She goes on to support IE with very strong language.
The second is a video featuring students and faculty involved in IE, with compelling messages on the need for and benefit of international education:
Please join us in celebrating international education week, Nov. 13th – 17, 2017, by attending any of our events: http://international.uga.edu/about/news/189-uga-to-celebrate-international-education-week-nov-16-20-2015