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I-House Global Homecoming 2018 (I-House Alumni and Community)

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2299 Piedmont Avenue

Berkeley, CA 94720

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International House's 4th Annual Global Homecoming
Sunday, October 14, 2018
10 am to 3 pm

Join us under the dome for our 2018 International House Global Homecoming, featuring unique I-House experiences, community building, and scrumptious international treats! The House will be buzzing with excitement, don't miss out on the fun!

Walk-ins are welcome. However, those who register by Wednesday, October 10th, will receive a special Global Homecoming commemorative gift.

$7 alumni and $12 community member ticket prices include admission to all events.

Admission is free for current International House residents. I-House residents please click here to register.

See details of all events below.

Schedule

10:15 am-10:30 am | Presentation Cultural Disconnects with Refugees and Immigrants

I-House Executive Director Emeritus Joe Lurie will present "Cultural Disconnects with Refugees and Immigrants," a theme from his newly much-expanded book, Perception and Deception.

10:30 am-11 am | I-House Architecture Walking Tour

Discover the rich architectural history and cultural significance of this majestic building established in 1930. Learn about its provocative origins and view some of the many treasured facets under the iconic dome.

11 am-12 pm | Robertson Center for Intercultural Leadership (CIL) Interactive Session

Demonstrating the neuroscience of how humans naturally react to cultural difference, CIL will showcase a tool that will allow you to question your assumptions, suspend judgment, and develop new habits of perceiving, thinking, and doing. Join us for a fun, interactive session and learn tangible strategies to effectively engage with difference.

12 pm-1 pm | Global Table Talk Lunch

Come enjoy lunch in the I-House Dining Commons and reunite with fellow I-House alumni, current residents, and community members. Included in event fees.

1:15 pm-3 pm | “Around the World Under the Dome” Fashion Show & Tasting Festival

Enjoy I-House's International Fashion Show and Dance Party featuring residents, staff, and alumni as you taste your way across the globe with international fare, fun global activities, and much more!



Get Involved!

Sign up for the International Fashion Show
Are you interested in being a model at this year’s International Fashion Show? Limited spots are Are you interested in being a model at this year’s “Around the World Under the Dome” Fashion Show? Limited spots are available for IH Alumni to participate in this time-honored resident tradition. If you are interested in participating, please email Angela Rauch at arauch@berkeley.edu. Angela will confirm all I-House alumni fashion show participants and will send alumni models a Global Homecoming discount code.

I-House Alumni: Be a Global Table Talk Ambassador
Are you interested in meeting other I-House alumni? We are looking for alumni table hosts from all decades for our Global Table Talk lunch on Sunday, October 14th from 12 pm to 1 pm. Conversation starter cards will be provided, and all participants will receive lunch and special desserts for their participation. If you are interested in being an alumni Global Table Talk Ambassador, please email Angela Rauch at arauch@berkeley.edu. Angela will confirm all I-House alumni table hosts and will send them a Global Homecoming discount code.

Are you interested in being an event volunteer? Global Homecoming volunteer tasks include greeting, ticket taking, and event assistance. Shifts vary depending on need. If you are interested in volunteering, please email Angela Rauch at arauch@berkeley.edu. Angela will confirm Global Homecoming volunteers and will send them a Global Homecoming discount code.



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