IUPUI's International Opportunities Showcased at 7th International Festival
February 21, 2011
- Cathie Carrigan
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IUPUI’s 7th International Festival is Thursday, February 24 from 10:00 to 2:00 on the first floor of the Campus Center.
The Festival is an opportunity for faculty, staff, and students to learn more about IUPUI’s wide range of international opportunities for research and collaboration.
Festival food is co-sponsored by IUPUI Food Service and will be prepared by IUPUI’s new Chef Jackson in consultation with international students and staff. Sample the cuisines of China, India, Kenya, Mexico, and Saudi Arabia free of charge.
Staff and faculty are encouraged to don traditional clothing and enter the Best-Dressed Contest sponsored by Barnes & Noble @IUPUI Bookstore for a chance to win a $25 bookstore gift card.
Fair trade products will be available for purchase from Imani Workshops, Global Gifts, and The Village Experience.
In addition to campus units, local groups will be present, including ALOPFA, the City of Indianapolis, Exodus Refugee Immigration, Indiana Partners of the Americas, Indianapolis International Film Festival, International Center of Indianapolis, Mexican Consulate, Nationalities Council of Indiana, and Peace Corps.
The IUPUI Flag Collection will be on display in the Campus Center. The collection is curated by the International Center of Indianapolis for the Central Indiana community.
For more details, visit http://international.iupui.edu/festival/.