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!

Spring 2016 Global Lunch Hour Schedule

Fridays from 11 a.m. -1 p.m.
Pioneer Room, MPSC
(between Pioneer Crossing and the Pioneer Haus)

January 22
Family roles

January 29
Keeping animals as pets

February 5
Language and slang

February 12
Education systems

February 19
Marriage ceremonies

February 26
Communication styles

March 4

March 11
Holidays and festivals

April 1

April 8
General cultural practices

April 15

April 22
Clothes: traditional/modern

April 29

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