International Education Week is Coming! Free Speaker, Free Music, Free Food

Come and join the Global Learning Office for one or more of the events being hosted for CPCC’s first annual International Education Week, Nov 17-21.  All events are free and open to the public.  If you are interested, just email global.learning@cpcc.edu so International Educationthat we can make sure that we have room for everyone.

·         Tuesday – Nov 18 – Global Issues Forum: Escaping Poverty and Becoming Poor, presented by Dr. Anirudh Krishna

The author of “One Illness Away” presents a fascinating analysis of the reasons why people fall into poverty and how they escape it.  He will share experiences from personal interviews in India, Kenya, Peru and the United States.

9:30 – 10:45 a.m., Tate Hall, Overcash Building

·         Wednesday – Nov 19 – Global Beats

International dance and rhythms will be showcased in this outdoor event.

11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m., Library Quad (Rain Location: Pease Auditorium)

·         Thursday – Nov 20 – Global Tastes

Learn about diverse cultures and cuisines through this interactive social event.  Join us for free refreshments and an international tea tasting.

11 a.m. – 1 p.m., Lobby, Worrell Building