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- International Education
The University of Illinois has the largest international student community of any US public university, with 9,871 international students (22% of the student population) from 115 countries. The Office of Inclusion and Intercultural Relations (OIIR) strives to improve campus climate by providing transformative learning experiences to the Illinois community that result in an appreciation for diversity and cross-cultural engagement. Programs and events are oriented primarily toward college students, but also serve faculty, staff, alumni, and community members.
iCU (Now I See What You Mean) OIIR Intercultural Dialogue Series
iCU features individual stories by international students shared among international and domestic students. The goal of iCU is to provide opportunities for the domestic and international students to engage in meaningful interaction. See the schedule of Spring 2017 events.
Global Leaders: Orange and Blue Engagement (GLOBE)
GLOBE connects Blue members (experienced domestic and international students) with Orange members (new international students) and teams them up in small groups to participate in various activities and events. The goal of GLOBE is provide opportunities for domestic and international students to network and develop leadership skills, and “help all students develop global awareness and cultural competency.” Learn how you can get involved in GLOBE.
Spring/Fall Break Programs
2017 Spring Break Programs—NEW
INTERNATIONAL BADMINTON DAY
Tuesday, March 21, 11 am–3 pm
Gym 3 at the ARC, 201 East Peabody Drive, Champaign
Students, if you are staying on campus during spring break and planning to work out with other fellow students, come and join us for International Badminton Day at ARC. Lunch will be provided. RSVP to email@example.com. Sponsored by the Office of Inclusion and Intercultural Relations – International Education and Campus Recreation
ALLERTON PARK DAY TRIP
Wednesday, March 22, 9:30 am–4 pm
Register at https://goo.gl/forms/NZ0RhdGlWwyycYvV2
Staying on campus during spring break? Interested in a day trip to Allerton Park, one the Seven Wonders of Illinois, and part of UIUC campus? Register here for a fun day to relax, hike, tour the gardens and enjoy the picnic! Sponsored by the Office of Inclusion and Intercultural Relations – International Education
SPRING BREAK - SPRING HOLIDAYS!
Thursday, March 23, 11 am–3 pm
Asian American Cultural Center, 1210 West Nevada Street, Urbana
When it comes to Spring holidays, what comes to mind? Easter, Mardi Gras, Holi…Come join us as we learn about spring celebrations and holidays around the world. We’ll be painting eggs, decorating masks and learning a Bollywood dance. Lunch will be provided. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org. Sponsored by the Office of Inclusion and Intercultural Relations – International Education and the Asian American Cultural Center
Have a question or want to learn more about International Education? Contact us.