Section: ISSS

Global Lunch Hour

Global Lunch Hour is an informal gathering of international and U.S. students, faculty, and staff during lunchtime on Fridays during the semester. Participants are invited to bring or buy their lunch and discuss international subjects, learn about other cultures, and interact with people from all over the world. Each Global Lunch Hour will feature a different topic, such as cultural customs (marriage, funerals, holidays, etc.), slang, friendship/relationships/dating, education systems, communication styles, and family roles and expectations in different parts of the world.

You are welcome to come at any time - from 5 minutes to 120 minutes! No sign up or fees required. We look forward to meeting you!

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Spring 2017 Global Lunch Hour Schedule

Fridays from 11 a.m. -1 p.m.
Platteville West, MPSC

January 27
Family roles

Febuary 3
Keeping animals as pets

Febuary 10
Language and slang

Febuary 17
Education systems

Febuary 24
Marriage ceremonies

March 3
Communication styles

March 10

March 24
Holidays and festivals

March 31

April 7
General cultural practices

April 21

April 28
Clothes: traditional/modern

May 5

May 12

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