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 firstname.lastname@example.org so that 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