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The International Office and Asian Studies are proud to co-host academic, cultural, study abroad and work-opportunity events during
International Education Week
Nov. 5 to 9, 2018
University of Lethbridge
All events are at UHall Atrium unless noted otherwise.
Join us, together with universities in over 100 countries, to celebrate cross-cultural learning, diversity and international education!
Tuesday, November 6
10:00 to 11:00 a.m. | Greetings by Matthew Letts, Associate Dean, Faculty of Arts & Science
11:15 to 11:45 a.m. | JET Programme Presentation by Sam McGuire, Consulate-General of Japan
11:30 a.m. to1:30 p.m. | Taste of the World - Fresh Forks Catering
11:55 a.m. to 12:10 p.m. | Minyo Dancers
12:15 to 12:55 p.m. | Sumo Wrestling Lecture - Atsunori Akaishi, Hokkai Gakuen University
1:00 to 1:40 p.m. | Traditional Yang Style T’ai Chi Chuan - Lance Chong
1:40 to 2:55 p.m. | ASIA 1000 class presentation/exhibits - Glenda Bonifacio
2:40 to 3:00 p.m. | Taka Karate School
3:05 to 3:45 p.m. | Lethbridge Hung Sing Koon Kung Fu Academy
3:50 to 4:20 p.m. | Tae Kwon Do and Self Defense - Brandie Lea
4:30 to 5:30 p.m. | Presentation: “Cross-cultural research in Asia, Oceania, and Central America” - Paul Vasey, Jean-Baptiste Leca, Camilla Cenni, Sydney Chertoff | B650
Wednesday, November 7
9:00 to 9:50 a.m. | Education Abroad Information Session | TH241
10:00 to 10:45 a.m. | Presentation: “Want an International Career? Overseas Experiences for Co-op and Applied Studies” - Jasminn Berteotti, Career Bridge
11:00 to 11:50 a.m. | Jianzi (Chinese/Vietnamese interactive sport) - Fred Trinh
12:00 to 12:30 p.m. | Lethbridge Kyodokan Judo Club - Scott Allen
12:40 to 12:50 p.m. | Ecuadorian Roots Dance - Joanna Waszkiewicz, Andres Banda, Valentina Calderon, Alejandro Davila
1:00 to 1:15 p.m. | Itty Bitty Bellydance
1:25 to 1:55 p.m. | Latin Dance Lessons - Salsa Babies Lethbridge
2:00 to 2:05 p.m. | Performance - Spanish Club
Thursday, November 8
10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. | Living Library - Entrance to the library
1:45 to 1:50 p.m. | Ecuadorian Roots Dance - Diana Naula
1:50 to 2:00 p.m. | Brazilian Dance - Camila Dias and Felipe Cunha
4:30 to 6:30 p.m. | Film: “Childhood in Film” Brazilian movie: “Pixote: a Lei do Mais Franco” hosted by Omar Rodriguez | D634
This documentary-style film tells the harsh story of Brazil’s delinquent youth, who are used as pawns by corrupt police and crime organizations alike. This film is Rated Restricted and not suitable for minors.
Visit the booths and displays all week!
Capture Culture Photo Contest, JET Programme, Art with Purpose-Library in Malawi, Zakka-ya, Chinese, Korean and Japanese Calligraphy, India Canada Cultural Association presenting the Languages of India, Study Abroad Opportunities, and many more…
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Generously sponsored by McCain, Hiroba, Lethbridge Toyota