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International Education Week

Friday, November 17, 2023 | 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

International Education Week, taking place from November 13 to 17, is an annual celebration of global learning and cultural exchange. Throughout the week, a series of engaging events will illuminate the significance of international education in today's interconnected world.

Kick off the festivities by indulging in a diverse array of international snacks, an invitation to savor the world's flavors. This event embodies the spirit of cultural exchange, inviting everyone to partake in the rich tapestry of global cuisine.

At the Newman Exploration Center, attend the International Mixer where individuals can connect, share stories, and make new friends from different corners of the world. It's a chance to bridge cultural gaps and celebrate the power of cross-cultural understanding.

Embark on "Your Journey to Saint Louis," an expedition that explores your journey, history, and scholastic highlights that are all embodied within the student population of WashU. Discover the global influences that have shaped this vibrant campus.

"Decolonizing Thanksgiving" is an event that encourages reflection on the history and traditions surrounding this holiday. It provides a platform to examine the cultural narratives and practices that may need to be reevaluated and redefined.

Test your international knowledge during the "International Trivia Night," where you can enjoy delicious bubble tea while competing with friends and fellow participants in a friendly quiz that spans the globe. It's a fun way to learn and celebrate the diversity of our world.

International Education Week is not just a calendar event; it's an opportunity to celebrate the richness of global perspectives, promote cultural awareness, and foster mutual understanding. Join us from November 13 to 17 in this immersive celebration of international education. Embrace diversity, expand your horizons, and discover the beauty of a globally interconnected society.

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