Friday Cultural Festivals
International Students present about their countries and cultures at the International House. Friday Cultural Festivals occur on most Fridays during fall and spring semesters and presentations include music, dance, food, and plenty of humor.
Most Fridays 2:00-4:00 in the Phillips/Hawkins Building Basement
International Education Week
International Education Week (IEW), a collaborative initiative between the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education, is celebrated on college campuses across the country every November. IEW is dedicated to promoting the i international education, including the importance of international students and scholars on our campus, study and service abroad, and awareness and understanding of other cultures and countries. UNCG, the IPC and the ISA sponsor many activities for IEW, including a Study Abroad Photo Contest, workshops for faculty and staff and a Friday Fest finale and reception. ISA will sponsor a booth in the EUC to give away country buttons, inform the community about ISA's programs and activities, and sell t-shirts and Semi-Formal tickets. Come out and support the ISA.
3rd Week of November
The International Festival is an annual celebration of the diverse world in which we live and of the beauty that human cultures have to offer. I-Fest promotes cultural awareness, appreciation and understanding through the mediums of music, food, crafts, demonstrations and entertainment from all corners of the globe. International Festival is in April.