The I-House Connection

April 13, 2017

Meet Angela Rauch

I-House welcomes our newest team member, Angela Rauch, as our Fundraising and Events Coordinator. Angela has over 15 years of event planning and fundraising experience. She has been involved with several notable Bay Area organizations including Project Open Hand and the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Angela's first project is the I-House Celebration & Awards Gala on April 27th.

"I am honored to be involved in this tradition and looking forward to meeting alumni and guests," stated Angela.

If you have any questions about the Gala or would like to share your I-House story, she'd love to hear from you! Angela can be reached at (510) 642 -0124 |

Angela Rauch

I-House Celebration & Awards Gala
Thursday, April 27th


Sir Desmond Rea (IH 1966 - 67)
Global Ambassador of Peace and Inspiration

Dr. Arlene Blum (IH 1967 - 68)
Alumna of the Year

Dean S. Shankar Sastry (IH 1977 - 78)
Distinguished Alumni Professor of the Year

Gala 2017

Purchase tickets and sponsorships at

Thursday, April 27, 2017
6 pm Music & Mingling
Dinner & Program Follow

$275 per person
$150 per person for Young Diplomats (35 years of age and under)

Chevron Auditorium International House Berkeley
2299 Piedmont Avenue, Berkeley, CA

RSVPs kindly requested by April 21st (deadline extended)

Eventbrite - 2017 I-House Awards Celebration & Gala Honoring Dr. Arlene Blum and Sir Desmond Rea

Proceeds from the Gala benefit The Fund for I-House. Thanks to the support of our generous sponsors and donors, we are able to provide scholarships to deserving residents, barrier-breaking intercultural programming, and required maintenance to our historic home.

Resident hosts on front steps
(Jenny Hom photo)

To register online or for more information, please visit
or call 510.642.0124

Formal cocktail & international attire encouraged.
Catering provided by International House.
Valet parking provided.

Save the date for these upcoming events:

Joe Lurie: Cross-Cultural Explorations
College of Marin, Kentfield Campus
Tuesday, April 18, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Joe Lurie, I-House Executive Director Emeritus, will discuss how culture shapes perception in an era of globalization and its implications for crossing cultures in the worlds of immigration, business, diplomacy and medical care giving. Come join the roundtable and enjoy lively conversation. See flyer (pdf) more information at:

CalDay at I-House
Saturday, April 22, 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM

"All Around the World" International Theme Brunch
In celebration of CalDay, International House welcomes visitors and foodies alike to experience a gourmet brunch featuring flavors from around the world in our Dining Commons. Capture your memories in our photo booth, learn Chinese Calligraphy, and enjoy special I-House Resident performances! 

Visitors/Community: $10
I-House Alumni: $7

Visit Angela at the Alumni table to receive an alumni card and souvenir gift!

International House Tour: Living Under the Dome
Come learn about I-House's unique history and experience its global atmosphere! Tours depart from the front entrance
at 10:30 AM and 12:30 PM.

Cal Day April 22, 2017

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