March 17, 2015

The University of New Orleans Gears Up for International Night 2015

International Night at the University of New Orleans brings international students from all over the world under one roof to share unique dances, music, foods and cultural traditions of their countries. More than 300 students typically appear in this annual event designed to celebrate and honor diversity.

Join Us!

International Night 2015: Myths Around the World, will be held on Saturday, March 21, 2015 

The fun starts at 6 p.m.

Tickets are now available for sale at the Office of International Students and Scholars (OISS) located in the International Center RM 125 and at the University Center’s ​promotion table from 11:30 a.m. - 1:30  p.m., Monday through Friday until March 20.

Price: $5 in advance

          $8 at the door

“This is the biggest student-organized event on campus featuring food from different countries, cultural exhibits, performances and a cultural fashion show,”

International Night is attended by members of the greater New Orleans community, UNO students and faculty. About 700 people are expected to attend this year's event.

This festival of cultures offers food from local international restaurants, cultural displays representing more than two dozen countries, and a talent show featuring songs and dances from around the world.

The University of New Orleans currently hosts around 800 international students, faculty, and staff from more than 70 countries.

The Office of International Students and Scholars provides comprehensive immigration advising, programming, and support services to all international students and faculty and their dependents.

OISS works with faculty and administrators to build friendship agreements with foreign universities and works with international student organizations in planning activities such as International Night and cultural tea hours.

 

 

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Office of International Students and Scholars
International Students at UNO Enjoy Special Welcome