International Education Week - Learning Without Borders
Events for the 18th Annual International Education Week, celebrating the benefits of international education and global exchange.
Daily Events for the Week November 13-17, 2017
Take a Global IQ Quiz. The first two winners will receive a prize.
Time: All day
Location: International Center, E236
Foods of Many Nations
Try the cuisine of a different country each day.
Time: 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
Location: BHCC cafeteria
From the BHCC Archives
Browse photos, artifacts and other primary sources about visits by international delegates and educators to the college.
Location: Library and Learning Commons
Study Abroad Info Sessions
Stop by and learn about exciting opportunities to study in many countries around the world.
Time: Monday-Friday, 12-2 p.m.
International Tea Hour
Taste the tea from around the world.
Time: Monday/Wednesday 2-4 p.m.; Tuesday/Thursday 4-6 p.m.
One Community. One College. One World.
Participate in this interactive display that demonstrates how global learning unites us all.
Tuesday, November 14
Photo Contest Reception
See the work of BHCC photo contest winners as they accept their awards.
Time: 1 – 2 p.m.
Wednesday, November 15
The World as a Global Village
Community College Initiative (CCI) students host dance, games and a slideshow about the cultures of many different countries.
Time: 4 - 6 p.m.
Location: A300 Lobby
One World Cafe
Celebrate global culture by sampling the cuisines of many nations, with special presentations featuring art, books and music
Time: 5 - 6 p.m.
Drums of Many Nations
Participate in a community drum circle led by a local drum master
Time: 6 - 8 p.m.
Thursday, November 16
Difficult Dialogue with Jose Antonio Vargas: “Undocumented Residents, Unwanted Refugees and America’s Values”
Engage with this undocumented immigrant, Pulitzer-Prize winning journalist and Social Justice Advocate as he discusses important issues facing our global citizenry.
Time: 1 p.m.
Location: A300 Auditorium
Explore concepts of contemporary identity with BHCC faculty and fellow students.
Time: 5 - 6:30 p.m.
Friday, November 17
Study Abroad Info Session: Gilman Scholarship
Learn about scholarship opportunities that help you experience a new culture during your time at BHCC!
Time: 1 – 2:15 p.m.