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An NMC Global Opportunity logoWindow on the World

A week of international events: April 15–21, 2015

Date

Event

Region

Time

Place

Cost

Wednesday–Thursday, April 15–16

A Taste of the World
International menu in NMC cafeteria

W: Greek
Th:Korean

11 a.m.–1 p.m.

Hawk Owl Café, West Hall

Varied

Thursday, April 16

Passport Student Lecture Series with Abdall Elhadad

Egypt

12:15 p.m.

Founders Hall

Free

International Affairs Forum Lecture: "The New Arabs: How the Millennial Generation is Changing the Middle East" with speaker Juan Cole

Middle East

6 p.m.

Milliken Auditorium

Free to students and educators, $10 others

Friday, April 17

Global Literature Reading Group, China Road
A group discussion of China Road: A Journey into the Future of a Rising Power written by Rob Gifford

China

Noon–1:30 p.m.

West Hall Conference Room

Free

Nagata Shachu
Featuring folk drumming traditions found throughout Japan, Nagata Shachu will take you on a musical journey beyond all borders.

Japan

8 p.m.

Milliken Auditorium

$24 Member, $27 Advance, $30 Door (additional fees apply)

Saturday, April 18

Sweet Earth Arts & Music Festival
An all-inclusive Earth Day celebration featuring local and Native American musicians, artist vendors, family-friendly activities and workshops to help plant the seeds of environmental consciousness and provide the resources to help it grow.

United States

1–7:30 p.m.

Health & Science Building

Free

Sunday, April 19

Sounds from Afar – WNMC
NMC international students share music and anecdotes from their home countries.

World

6–8 p.m.

90.7 FM
wnmc.org

Free

Monday, April 20

Free screening of Caffeinated

Higher Grounds Coffee will co-sponsor a free screening of this documentary.

8:30 p.m.

State Theatre

Free

Tuesday, April 21

International Dinner, sponsored by NMC International Club

World

6 p.m.

Hagerty Center

$40 General, $20 Student; order tickets here »

Study Abroad Fair

World

11 a.m.–1 p.m.

Hawk Owl Cafe and West Hall lower level

Free

Window on the World is sponsored by NMC International Services, The Dennos Museum Center, NMC International Club, International Affairs Forum, WNMC 90.7 Community Radio, The State Theatre, Michigan Global Awareness Consortium and Sodexo.

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