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Global Homecoming 2017

Sunday, October 22, 11 am - 3 pm

 

Global Homecoming

 

Thanks to all the residents, alumni, staff and volunteers who helped make the 2017 Global Homecoming a success! Check back for photos posted here soon.  

Schedule of Events

Robertson Center for Intercultural Leadership's Continental Brunch & Conversation
11:00 am-12:00 pm

What is radical inclusion and how can we be as effective as possible in working together to address the world’s challenges? Come learn and share your ideas on this timely topic. Continental breakfast included.

 

Global Table Talk Lunch
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm | Dining Commons

Come enjoy lunch in the renovated Dining Commons and reunite with fellow I-House alumni, current residents and community members, while participating in Global Table Talk - resident led discussions. Lunch included with ticket event purchase.

 

Tours of International House
12:45 pm - 1:15 pm & 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Enjoy a 30-minute tour of I-House led by I-House Admissions Director, Ryan Jones. Meet at the front desk at 12:45 pm or 2:00 pm.

 

Around the World Under the Dome
Fashion Show & Tasting Festival
1:15 pm-3:00 pm | Auditorium

Enjoy I-House's International Fashion Show and Dance Party featuring residents, staff, and alumni as you taste your way across the globe with international fare, fun global activities, and much more!

International Tasting Menu

Below is the international tasting menu for Around the World Under the Dome, 1:15 - 3 pm Chevron Auditorium

India: Fried curry shrimp, samosas, chutney, yogurt sauce
Drink pairing: Mango Lassi

Spain: Serrano ham, olives, white anchovies, Spanish cheeses, fig cake, crusty bread, marcona almonds
Drink pairing: Sangria

Mexico: Ceviche, guacamole, chips, roasted tomato salsa, Mexican wedding cookies.
Drink pairing: Mexican Beer

China: Vegetarian Mee Fun (noodles with shredded vegetables), Chicken pot stickers
Drink pairing: Rice wine with sour plum drink (Suanmeitang)

 

See photos from last year's Global Homecoming below.

Global Homecoming 2016 Photo Album