International Education Week

International Education Week is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. This joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education is part of our efforts to promote programs that prepare Americans for a global environment and attract future leaders from abroad to study, learn and exchange experiences in the United States.

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Name: Rajasthani Gypsy Caravan: Bollywood and Tribal Dance
Date: Nov. 6
Times and locations:

  • Workshop 2-4 p.m. at ENMU Theater Dance Studio
  • Show 7 p.m. at ENMU Theater Mainstage

Description: Brought by ENMU Fusion Funk and International Affairs in collaboration with Department of Theater and Student Government, as the kick-off for the 2014 International Education Week. Rajasthani Gypsy Caravan from Rajasthan, India aims to promote, preserve and share their native culture by teaching and performing traditional dancing and musical techniques. Touring in the U.S., the Rajasthani Gypsy Caravan will teach and perform Bollywood, Tribal Style and Belly Dance.


Name: India: Ancient Culture of the World
Date: Nov. 11
Time: 6 p.m.
Location: Pecos Room (CUB)
Description: India is one of the world’s oldest and most diverse cultures. Learn about the Indian culture, languages spoken, traditional garments, heritage, sports, music and dance by ENMU science graduate students from India.


Name: Egypt: Jewels of the Nile
Date: Nov. 17
Time: 2 p.m.
Location: Pecos Room (CUB)
Description: Discover the history, the music and dance of ancient Egypt from Pharaonic Temple dancing to the Oriental Egyptian Belly Dance presented and performed by ENMU Fusion Funk dancers.


Name: South Korea: The Adventure of a Lifetime
Date: Nov. 18
Time: 2 p.m.
Location: Sandia Room (CUB)
Description: ENMU broadcast and journalism major and senior, Zachary Self, visited South Korea through the CONAHEC exchange program. The presentation will cover topics such as South Korean culture, language, food and his personal experience living overseas for a semester.


Name: China: The Dragon’s Country
Date: Nov. 19
Time: 2 p.m.
Location: Sandia Room (CUB)
Description: Enjoy Chinese traditional food and music while discovering the history, culture and architecture of the ancient and modern China by ENMU Chinese students and International Club officers.

Name: Middle Eastern Food Demonstration and Taste
Date: Nov. 21
Time: 5 p.m.
Location: San Juan Village Club House
Description: Cooking demonstration and taste of the traditional Middle Eastern dishes “Kabsa” and “Maqlooba” by ENMU Saudi students.
Bring your appetite!!