Texas Tech University

International Week 2020

 

 

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 25


oct 25
  • Culture Fest 2020
    2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. 

    Texas Tech students, faculty, staff, international scholars and their families are invited to attend Culture Fest. This year's festivities surrounding Culture Fest will take place outdoors, simultaneously, at the International Cultural Center, Student Union Building, & Gazebo at Urbanovsky Park on Sunday, October 25, from 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. 

    Health and safety precautions will be enforced such as social distancing, face covering, hand sanitation, and more.

     

    Click this link to find locations and to celebrate cultural diversity. 

MONDAY, OCTOBER 26


  • Office of International Affairs - International Music Playlist

    Members of the Texas Tech Community have the opportunity to submit up to 10 of their favorite international music pieces with the performing artist to the Office of International Affairs. Submit your request through October 28.

    Submit your song list
Music Play List


TUESDAY, OCTOBER 27


oct 27

Jacob Comerford, Italy

  • Study Abroad in Europe Virtual Session 
    4:00 p.m.

    Texas Tech students, are you interested in studying abroad in Europe? If so, this session is for you! Study Abroad Counselors will describe programs in these locations and talk about next steps you can take to learn more.

    Register for the online session!




WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 28


  • Open House Drive Through
    11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. International Culture Center

    All faculty and staff are invited to attend the Office of International Affairs (OIA) Annual Open House Drive Through from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. at the North Visitor Parking lot of the International Cultural Center (ICC).

     

    Due to COVID-19, we cannot host our Open House as usual. So, to keep everyone safe, we invite TTU Faculty & Staff to drop by the International Cultural Center's North Parking lot between 11:30 and 1:30 to say hello to OIA team members and receive a complimentary bag with OIA gifts (i.g. usb drive, coffee mug, and a gift card to a Lubbock restaurant).  We look forward to seeing you and sharing a bit about what we do and who we are at the Office of International Affairs. 

    Health and safety precautions will be enforced such as social distancing, face covering, hand sanitation, and more.

Open House
  • Día de los Muertos Virtual Exhibit 

    The Día de los Muertos Virtual Exhibit will be available to view online through November 20. Artwork will be showcased from local artists and students from Hutchinson Middle School celebrating the cultural traditions of the Day of the Dead. The exhibit will be showcased at a website to be announced. 

Día de los Muertos Virtual Exhibit


THURSDAY, OCTOBER 29


  • International Scholars Webinar
    3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. 

    The Provost and the Vice Provost of the Office of International Affairs will host a webinar exclusively for International Scholars and their TTU hosts. Please join us to hear more about services provided by the Office of International Affairs, and bring your questions or concerns about your time here at Texas Tech and living in Lubbock.
oct 10


FRIDAY, OCTOBER 30


  • Celebrate Día de los Muertos 
    5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. International Culture Center

    Be a part of the Día de los Muertos Celebration at the International Cultural Center.

     

    On the front patio of the International Cultural Center you can view artwork by Hutchinson Middle School students, enjoy mariachi music, and pick up a “grab and go” Día de los Muertos craft bag. Bring your offering honoring a deceased loved one to add to our public ofrenda. You can also visit our galleries (in limited numbers) to view the Día de los Muertos art exhibit. 

    Health and safety precautions will be enforced such as social distancing, face covering, hand sanitation, and more.

Día de los Muertos Procesión