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Celebrate International Education Week with food, culture, talk

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Nov. 15-19 is International Education Week and the Office of International Programs and student clubs have organized three events for the campus community. Here’s what’s planned:

  • International Roundtable Lunch: Tuesday, Nov. 16, noon-2 p.m., WAC, $5/admission and free to students. An Indian buffet lunch will be served, student discussion and Q&A on the topic “How media has effected globalization around the world.” Sponsored by Office of International Programs.
  • EuroFest: Thursday, Nov. 18, 5:30-6:30 p.m., WAC, free. Sample cultures and snacks from many western European locations. Co-sponsored by International Club, German Club, Fusion Espanola, Circle Francais.
  • International Club Holiday Celebration: Friday, Nov. 19, 6-8 p.m., Res/Rec Center, free. Enjoy pizza and celebrate an international holiday season. Sponsored by International Club.

All proceeds from the Roundtable benefit international and study abroad scholarships.

A joint initiative of the U.S. Dept. of Education and the U.S. Dept. of State, International Education Week celebrates the importance and benefits of international education in the United States and around the world. This year’s theme is International Education: Striving for a Sustainable Future.