Thiel College Celebrates International Education Week 2012

GREENVILLE, Pa.—Thiel College celebrates international education – both international students at Thiel and Thiel students studying out in the world – during this special week. Come learn about how you can explore the world at Thiel!

Most events are free (except for the International Food Fair) and events marked with an asterisk are open to the public.

Sunday, Nov. 11

*International Food Fair - Howard Miller Student Center, Galleria, 4:30-7 p.m.

This annual dinner is prepared by Thiel’s international students and provides the opportunity to expand the taste buds by trying foods from all over the world. Cost is $8.25 (without Thiel meal plan) and $4 for children under age of 10.

Monday, Nov. 12

Study Abroad Resource Fair - HMSC, Galleria Entrance, Noon-1 p.m.

*Travel 101 Presentation - Academic Center (AC) 129, 4-5 p.m.

*Solo Women Traveling Presentation - Academic Center (AC) 129, 5-6 p.m.

Where in the World - HMSC, Bistro, 3-5 p.m.

Tuesday, November 13

*Mini-Language Lessons - HMSC, Weyers Lounge, 2-3 p.m. and 4-5 p.m.

Wednesday, November 14

Study Abroad Resource Fair - HMSC, Galleria Entrance, 2-3 p.m.

A "Czechtastic" Study Abroad - Sawhill-Georgian Room, 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Thursday, Nov. 15

International Mosaic - HMSC, Weyers Lounge, 3-4 p.m.

Friday, Nov. 16

International Mosaic - HMSC Bistro, 3-4 p.m.

Light Up the Sky - Freshman Quad, 6 p.m.

For more information, contact Shannon Reesh, director of international student affairs.

About Thiel College

Founded in 1866, Thiel College is an independent liberal arts, sciences and professional studies institution located on a 135-acre campus in Greenville, Pa. just 90 minutes from Pittsburgh, Cleveland and Erie. Committed to combining the best of the liberal arts tradition with career and life skills, the Thiel College faculty offers a high quality undergraduate education to more than 1,100 students across more than 60 majors and minors in 19 discipline areas that inspire, challenge and prepare students to succeed.