International students’ annual cultural exhibits, show Nov. 9
November 6, 2017
International Education Week at UW-Stout
will be celebrated Monday through Friday, Nov. 6-10, highlighted by the annual
student cultural exhibits and show Thursday.
International students will have
exhibits about their countries from 5 to 6 p.m. Thursday in the Great Hall of
the Memorial Student Center, followed by the cultural show at 6 p.m. The show
includes student performances. Light refreshments will be provided.
Some of the countries
represented will be China, Germany, India, Japan, Pakistan, Nepal, Nigeria,
Thailand and Turkey.
UW-Stout has 245 international
students this fall.
The goal of the week’s events is to “promote awareness and
to celebrate the international diversity that can be found on campus. Also, to
emphasize global understanding through international education and exchange,”
said Vickie Kuester, interim director of the Office of International Education.
Several other events are planned
throughout the week:
- For students
interested in studying abroad, information sessions will be held from
12:30 to 1:30 Monday through Friday in room 111 of the University Library
for the following regions, in order: Latin America, Europe, Asia, Africa
Trivia Night 6 p.m. Monday at Huff’s Lounge, student center
of Tunisia presented by Tunisian students 5 p.m. Wednesday in Maplewood
Room, student center
abroad reunion 6 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday in Glass Lounge, Merle M. Price
All events are free and open to
the public. Parking in UW-Stout lots is free after 4 p.m.
The week’s activities are sponsored by the Office of
International Education, along with the International Relations Club.
Sayali Bhadke of India performs at the International Week cultural show at
UW-Stout in 2016.
Bottom: Vickie Kuester