Upcoming Events



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World Exchange

12:30–1:30 p.m., Rike Center 108

Wednesday, February 1
Friday, February 10
Wednesday, February 15

The Intensive English Program (IEP) offers drop in conversation groups on alternating Wednesday and Friday afternoons. World Exchange is designed to assist IEP students in practicing their English conversation skills, while also offering U.S. students a chance to practice their intercultural communication skills. Every day will offer a variety of both open and structured conversation opportunities.

Sponsored by the Intensive English Program in the Center for International Programs


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Breaking Bread, Group A

7:30-9:00 p.m., 461 Kiefaber St.

Wednesday, February 8
Wednesday, February 15
Wednesday, February 22

Breaking Bread is an intercultural program that brings together international and U.S. students through the sharing of food and culture. During this program students participate in the creation of a meal over the course of three culminating cooking events.

Register here.

Sponsored by the Center for International Programs, Office for Mission and Rector and Office of Community Wellness Services


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Breaking Bread, Group B

7:30-9:00 p.m., 461 Kiefaber St.

Thursday, February 9
Thursday, February 16
Thursday, February 23

Breaking Bread is an intercultural program that brings together international and U.S. students through the sharing of food and culture. During this program students participate in the creation of a meal over the course of three culminating cooking events.

Register here.

Sponsored by the Center for International Programs, Office for Mission and Rector and Office of Community Wellness Services


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Friends of Africa Reception

Thursday, February 16, 3:30-5:00 p.m., KU Torch Lounge

Students, staff and faculty with an interest in or connection to a certain region of the world are brought together to enjoy food, art, and activities.  This informal reception begins to introduce aspects of the rich cultures found in Africa.

Sponsored by the Center for International Programs and the Office of Multicultural Affairs


CIP Inclusivity Coffee Hour

Friday, February 17, 2:00-3:30 p.m., Rike Center, Room 108

The Center for International Programs will host an Inclusivity Coffee Hour on Friday afternoons from 2:00-3:30 p.m. in Rike Center, Room 108.  This is a casual drop-in gathering geared towards international students seeking peer support or access to staff who can listen or answer questions.  Anyone is welcome. 

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Poster Presentations

Monday, February 20, 3:30-4:30 p.m., KU Torch Lounge

 

Learn more about the international students enrolled in the Intensive English Program by attending these Poster Presentations hosted throughout the academic year. With the goal to support English language development, student presenters engage attendees in this informal setting by sharing short presentations about research conducted in their coursework.

Sponsored by the Intensive English Program in the Center for International Programs


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Global Game Night: Africa

Wednesday, February 22, 5:45-7:00 p.m., Rike Center 108

Global Game Night is an intercultural activity that brings Intensive English Program and U.S. students together in a low-stress, fun environment. Students enjoy snacks and play popular games from different regions of the world.

Sponsored by the Intensive English Program in the Center for International Programs