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Celebrate International Education Week at Seton Hall  

Young people smiling and holding flags of different countries. Seton Hall University celebrates International Education Week! International Education Week is an opportunity for individuals and institutions across the country to celebrate the benefits of international education and global exchange.

From November 15-19, Seton Hall students and faculty can find exciting events on campus to expand their global outlook. The Office of Student Engagement and the Office of International Programs are partnering with Gourmet Dining Services to host Tastes from Around the World, a full week of international dishes featured at local restaurants from the South Orange area. Students and community members without a meal plan can register to attend a date of their choice using this registration page. The featured specials will be available from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the main dining room of the University Center for the entire week. 

Schedule

  • Monday, November 15, 2021 - Takara Chen (Asian Cuisine)
  • Tuesday, November 16, 2021 - Local Favorite Miti Miti (Latin American Cuisine)
  • Wednesday, November 17, 2021 - Indian Cuisine Ft. Celebrity Chef - Jehangir Meha
  • Thursday, November 18, 2021 - Local Favorite Walia (Ethiopian Cuisine)
  • Friday, November 19, 2021 - GDS World Showcase

Students can also visit cultural restaurants downtown as part of South Orange International Restaurant Week. Spoon U will feature local international restaurants that offer SHU student discounts to encourage students to check out their international flavors throughout South Orange Village. Follow @spoon_shu and @hallstudents on Instagram for the latest updates.

In addition to the activities being held throughout International Education Week, Seton Hall's Department of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures is hosting an International Film Festival throughout the semester. Upcoming showings include Nigerian thriller 93 Days on Thursday, November 11, Colombian crime drama Birds of Passage on Tuesday, November 16, and the French film Small Change on Thursday, November 18. Films can be viewed either over Microsoft Teams or in the Global Learning Center located in Fahy room 202. 

Students can check out more student-led events for International Education Week on Engage, like the Italian Club's Movie Night on Tuesday, November 16, at 5 p.m. in Fahy 236 and the Armenian Student Association and Slavic Club host Coffee and Fortunes on Tuesday, November 16 at 7 p.m. and the

Students curious about experiencing other cultures first-hand can join a Study Abroad Information Session hosted by Office of International Programs on November 19. Students and their families can explore the various study abroad options available at Seton Hall, ranging from semester exchange programs to spring and summer faculty-led programs. Register here for the study abroad information session on November 19 at 1 p.m. via Microsoft Teams or choose from other available sessions. For study abroad inquiries, please contact studyabroad@shu.edu.

As a joint initiative of the U.S. State Department and the Department of Education, International Education Week promotes programs that both prepares American students to work and live in a global environment, as well as encourage future global leaders to study, learn, and exchange experiences with others from all around the world. We can’t wait to bring International Education Week to the SHU campus!

Categories: Arts and Culture , Campus Life , Nation and World

For more information, please contact:

  • Office of International Programs
  • (973) 761-9072
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