International Week 2015

The Center for International Education Presents:
International Week 2015 – Go Global!
April 13-17, 2015

International week is an annual celebration of international education featuring exciting, global event s every day. Experience and learn about the world right here at NAU!!

International Week Schedule

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Week Long Events:

International Food

April 13 – 17 
Hotspot and The Dub
International food at the Hotspot and Dub all week long!

Monday, April 14:

Parade of Nations

12:00 - 1:30 pm
Beginning at the Center for International Education, ending at the University Union
NAU International Students from dozens of countries will parade around campus in a show of campus international diversity, in the 'kick-off' event for International Week!

Mainpat Presentation

4:00 - 5:30pm

Syria Movie

6:00pm

Tuesday, April 15:

Study Abroad Q&A

10:00 - 2:00 pm
Booth outside the Hotspot, University Union, Building 30B
Stop by and learn more about study abroad! Learn where you can go, how affordable it really is, and speak with NAU students who have studied abroad before!

NAU Faculty and Staff Brown Bag Lunch: Immigration Basics for NAU Departments

12:00 – 1:30 pm
Blome Hall, Building 2, Conference Room
This session is intended for NAU staff and faculty who are involved with hiring international employees and/or sponsoring international scholars and other visitors. Find out how to assist international employees and scholars to obtain the appropriate immigration status (visa). Learn basic concepts and common terms in U.S. Immigration Law.

Center for Indigenous Music and Culture Concert

7:00 pm
Center for Indigenous Music and Culture

Wednesday, April 16:

Study Abroad Scholarship Opportunities

12:00 – 1:00 pm
Blome Hall, Building 2, Conference Room

Global Learning Symposium

4:00 pm
WA Franke College of Business, Building 81, Gardner Auditorium
The Global Learning Symposium is an opportunity for NAU students to share their international and intercultural research projects with the NAU community. This forum is open to the public.

Brazil Experience! Capoeira Performance

6:00 pm
Native American Cultural Center
Enjoy this free concert of Afro-Brazilian music and dance, presented by Flagstaff's local Capoeira group!

International Film Series

7:00 pm
Liberal Arts, Building 18, Room 120

Thursday, April 17:

Passport Day

9:00 – 3:00 pm
Blome Hall, Building 2
Open to all NAU students! Come get your first or renew your passport for only the US Dept of State fee! We will waive the $25 execution fee payable to NAU for this one-day event. Open to all NAU students with valid current ID. Please refer to http://travel.state.gov/passport/ for a complete list of what you will need to bring. Passport photos can be purchased onsite at this event for $7.

Peace Corps Presentation

 

12:00 - 1:00pm

Education Abroad Information Session

4:00 – 5:00 pm
Blome Hall, Building 2, Conference Room
Come learn about the Study Abroad programs offered at NAU! Learn about the process and how to get started.

Spanish Table “La Tertulia”

5:30 – 7:00 pm
University Union, Union Extension, Second Floor
Come practice your Spanish, and meet others interested in the Spanish language.

German Table “Stammtisch”

6:00 – 8:00 pm
Nimarco’s Pizza, S. Beaver Street
Come practice your German, and meet others interested in the German language.

Friday, April 18:

Chinese Scholar Presentation

9:30 - 11:30 am
Blome Hall, Building 2, Conference Room

International Festival

2:30 – 5:00 pm
DuBois Center Ballroom, Building 64
Join NAU's international community in a festival event showcasing the many countries and cultures represented on campus. Displays will include educational information, cultural artifacts, arts & crafts, games, music, and more! Approximately 40 countries will be represented.

International Idol

7:00 pm
DuBois Center Ballroom, Building 64
Spectacular internationally themed talent show featuring music, dance, and other cultural performances from NAU students. Prizes for contestants, all attending eligible for door prizes awarded throughout the evening. Show also features random surprises and NAU celebrity judges. All welcome, FREE ADMISSION! Come early to get the best seat!

Friday – Sunday, April 25-27

Lumberjacks 2014: World Cup Soccer Tournament

Friday - Time to TBD depending on number of participants and game schedules
Saturday - Time to TBD; All-day tournament pool play
Sunday - Time to TBD; Finals
South Rec Field Complex, NAU south campus
Lumberjack 2014 World Cup Soccer tournament! Join the excitement of NAU’s second annual World Cup Soccer tournament! 40 teams of 11 on 11; traditional play. Sign up as an individual “free agent” or as a team of 11. Represent a country with your team name, first come first served. Even if you aren’t an NAU Rec Center Member, you are welcome to play. All are welcome to watch the fun and excitement! Registration opens March 12th and closes April 2nd. 
Email for more information: erik.jaeke@nau.edu
Call for more information: 928-523-3111
Register: www.imleagues.com/nau