Celebrate International Education Week

Angela Braza

Students are encouraged to take part in International Education Week, a week-long event hosted by the International and Exchange Student Center (IESC) celebrating the culture and history of CSUN’s many international students.

“It’s a time for us to allow international students to represent themselves and bring cultural events to the students, faculty and staff of CSUN,” said Yeprem Davoodian, activities coordinator at the IESC.

International Education Week kicks off on Monday, Nov. 14 and culminates on Friday, Nov. 18. Upcoming events include:

  • Monday, Nov. 14: 5th Annual Global Village, a friendly gathering of all CSUN clubs and organizations represented by different countries. The event will take place from noon to 2 p.m. in the USU Grand Salon.


  • Tuesday, Nov. 15: “International’s Got Talent,” a performance competition held at the Pub from noon to 2 p.m.


  • Wednesday, Nov. 16: Presentations by Phi Beta Delta, an honor society dedicated to recognizing scholarly achievement in international education. The presentations will take place in the Northridge Room of the University Club from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.


  • Thursday, Nov. 17: International Movie Night at 7 p.m. in the IESC. Bollywood films “3 Idiots” and “Namastey London” are planned for the event.


  • Friday, Nov. 18: Thanksgiving celebration to help international students understand the meaning of Thanksgiving, from noon to 2 p.m. in the IESC.

For more information, contact the International and Exchange Student Center at (818) 677-3035.