Hood College International Education Week (IEW) | Nov 14 - 18, 2022
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MONDAY, NOV 14
International Parade of Flags | 4:o0 p.m. Rosemont Gate Entrance (please arrive by 3:30 p.m)
Join us for our colorful opening parade of flags which will proceed through campus from Rosemont Gate to Coblentz Hall. Students, staff, faculty, and community members are invited to participate so sign up here to carry a flag! For more info, contact the The Graduate School.
Opening Ceremony | 4:30 p.m. Front of Coblentz Hall
The opening IEW address will include an inclusive multifaith blessing by Rev. Beth O'Malley, opening remarks by Dr. Katie Robiadek, peace blessings by international students, and closing remarks by President Chapdelaine. For more info, contact The Graduate School.
Optional International-Themed Meal | 5:00 p.m. Coblentz Hall
Join us for an international-themed meal at Coblentz Hall to enjoy some global flavors from around the world! All parade lag carriers can join for dinner compliments of the Division of Inclusion & Community. For more info, contact The Graduate School.
TUESDAY, NOV 15
International Student Lunch | 1 - 2 p.m. Coblentz seminar room (RSVP required)
This interactive student panel will include both international undergrad and grad students who will share their experiences with adapting to life and studies in the U.S., and tips for successfully navigating different cultures.
For more info, contact Study Abroad
WEDNESDAY, NOV 16
Diwali Celebration | 4:30 p.m. Whitaker 220
Join us for this beautiful traditional Hindu festival of lights organized by our Indian students.
For info about this event, contact the Graduate Student Association (GSA).
THURSDAY, NOV 17
Susan Crate Documentary & Dinner | 6:00 p.m. Coblentz Seminar (RSVP required)
Learn about Dr. Susan Crate's recent research focused on understanding local perceptions and adaptations of indigenous communities in the face of unprecedented global climate change. For more info, contact The Graduate School.
International Bingo & Desserts | 8:00 p.m. Coblentz Seminar
Play some fun global bingo games while sampling tasty desserts. For more info, contact Student Life.
FRIDAY, NOV 18
Global Party | 10 p.m. Whitaker Commuter Lounge
Enjoy some DJ spin fun after hours social time with fellow students to close a great IEW. For more info, contact Student Life.
Hood College's International Education Week (IEW) co-sponsored by:
The Graduate School | Division of Community & Inclusivity | Graduate Student Association (GSA) | International Student Services | Martha E. Church Center for Civic & Community Engagement | Office of the Dean of the ChapelStudent Life | | Study Abroad