The Global Education Office offers plenty of trips and events for International Students to discover American culture.
Each week there are a variety of events for students to get involved on campus. Whether it’s through the Student Events Board (SEB), International Relations Club (IRC), or Cultural Ambassadors you’ll be sure to have a great time.
Interested in seeing past events the GEO has done? Check them out here.
February 17th, 2018
4:00pm - 7:00pm:
Lunar New Year
Come celebrate the Year of the Dog with the Global Education Office! We’ll have lots of homemade food prepared by some of our current students.
March 23rd, 2018
Come celebrate the Holi Festival with the Global Education Office and Office of Intercultural Affairs. Holi is the Hindi “festival of colors” celebrating the coming of spring. The bonfire will take place Fri., March 23rd at the bonfire-pit on the Quad, and color-festival will take place at 1:00pm on the Kent Green on Saturday, March 24th.until 1:00pm on March 24
March 24th, 2018
Come celebrate the Holi Festival with the Global Education Office and Office of Intercultural Affairs. Holi is the Hindi “festival of colors” celebrating the coming of spring. The bonfire will take place Fri., March 23rd at the bonfire-pit on the Quad, and color-festival will take place at 1:00pm on the Kent Green on Saturday, March 24th.until 1:00pm
April 16th, 2018
7:30pm - 9:00pm:
International Karaoke Night
Take a study break and come sing some Karaoke with us!
April 24th, 2018
4:45pm - 6:15pm:
We celebrate and say “bon voyage” to our visiting exchange students as they finish their semester(s) at Washington College and the graduating international students. Due to limited space at the Hynson-Ringgold House, this event is reserved for honorees, faculty, and invited friends and mentors.
August 30th, 2017
GEO Pizza and Game Night
Come catch up with old friends and introduce yourself to some new friends!
September 27th, 2017
International Open Mic Night
All members of the WAC community are welcome to present a piece of art from their own culture and language or another they may be doing. Come gain more knowledge of others culture while forming new friendships with those who share your love of the arts!
October 4th, 2017
Come celebrate this Chinese festival with snacks and lanterns on the Chester River!
October 13th, 2017
New York Fall Break Trip
Take a trip with the GEO to the Big Apple during WAC’s fall break!
October 20th, 2017
Also known as the “Festival of Lights”, this ancient Hindu festival is celebrated every autumn. Come join the GEO and Cultural Ambassadors in the Martha Washington Square to celebrate this beautiful festival of lights!
October 28th, 2017
November 11th, 2017
World Culture Night
Come prepare some signature dishes from your home country or just come to enjoy an array of unique and tasty food!
November 22nd, 2017
Join the GEO on a trip to Philly, and experience the history of the city!
December 1st, 2017
GEO Holiday Party
Come to the GEO office party to celebrate all the holidays of the season!