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Tag: Office of International Services

Mar 29, 2019

3rd Annual International Festival at NC State

We are pleased to announce the third annual International Festival at NC State University on Friday, March 29th from 1:00pm-4:00pm at Stafford Commons. The purpose of creating an International Festival at North Carolina State University is to encourage interactions between individuals of all backgrounds, while upholding the values of diversity, inclusivity, and cultural appreciation. This event… 

Mar 27, 2019

NC State Global Represented at 2019 Provost’s Unit Awards for Excellence

The Office of Global Engagement was well-represented at the 2019 Provost’s Unit Awards for Excellence on March 26. The University Awards for Excellence represent NC State’s highest honor for non-faculty members. Mollie Khanna, Kory Saunders and Eric Syty represented three of the twelve nominees from various Provost’s Office units around campus. Each nominee received a certificate… 

Jan 3, 2019

Alumni Couple Create an International Thanksgiving Tradition

Pam and Steve Cook hold a special place in their hearts and home for international students, especially around the holidays. The NC State alumni have been hosting international students for Thanksgiving through programs like the International Friendship Program (IFP) and Breaking Bread since 1989. As students, the Cooks played pickup soccer on Saturday mornings, and many… 

Dec 13, 2018

Support International Students Through New Emergency Fund

The Office of Global Engagement is working to build up its emergency funding for international students to assist students in completing their degree programs when unanticipated crises arise. Food and housing insecurity among students has become more visible on campus as NC State works to break down the stigma and help students gain access to the… 

Flags are hanging between Thompkins Hall and Primrose Hall.

Nov 15, 2018

International Alumni Return to Campus

The Office of International Services and the NC State Alumni Association welcomed international alumni back to campus for networking and a panel discussion focused on immigration, one of the first events of a new initiative to reach out to NC State’s more than 300 international alumni living in North Carolina. Members of NC State’s international alumni network gathered on…