Africa: Deconstructed is an opportunity to educate students, faculty, staff and the community about current events and the cultural characteristics of the many countries on the African continent.
OIR collaborates with the English Language Center to organize the "Discover America" series. This program is designed to provide an opportunity for international students to connect with Americans through exploration of topics and activities related to life, society, and culture in the USA.
Our community wide cookout revolves around good food, nice folks, and great fun! Activities involving food, fun, and games naturally foster a sense of community, and inclusiveness which is increasingly important for our students, faculty, and staff as well as their families.
The intent of the Global Café is to bring together and help bridge the gap between American and international students, faculty, and staff. Each week, the Café features a 15-20 minute presentation which introduces an important current international issue, such as: education, politics, people, and countries & cultures.
Join thousands from the Hampton Roads community for a phenomenal cultural experience!
The International Student Reception brings together our internationals, Global Monarch Club, student organization representatives and offices that provide services specifically for members of the international student communities.