International Programs and Events


October 26, 2018 – Hayes Corn Maze Trip (1pm – 6pm)

October 27, 2018 – Make-A-Difference Day!

  • National Make A Difference Day is an annual community service event which is held on the fourth Saturday in October. Millions of people have united in the common mission to improve the lives of others.
  • Many opportunities for volunteer hours. Contact All Nations Club to join them! Or visit

November 2, 2018 – Culture Presentation - Pakistan by Ahmad Saleem

  • Ahmad Saleem will be presenting on the monument Minar-e-Pakistan, famous personalities, traditional dress, traditional food (Pheni and Halwa) along with important holidays. He is attending NMU through the Global Undergraduate Exchange Program in Pakistan is sponsored by the U.S. Department of State with funding provided by the U.S. Government and administered by IREX. 

November 12-16, 2018 – International Education Week (events will continue to be added)

  • November 13, 2018 – All Nations Club International Bake Sale

    • 10 am - 4 pm in Hedgcock

    • Please contact for more information on how you can contribute

  • November 14, 2018 - 3:00 pm -  Culture Presentation on the Philosophy of Korea & Japan

    • Presenters: Kento Murata (Japan) and Mingyu Choi (South Korea)

    • Location: Jamrich, Room 1318

  • November 15, 2018 – 12-4 pm PASSPORT TO THE WORLD
    • Meet our international students and learn about their countries, cultures, and experiences.

    • Location: Whitman Commons in Whitman Hall
    • Have your name written in their language!

    • Contact Lila or Angie for more information.

  • November 15, 2018 - 2:00 pm - Culture Presentation on the Chinese New Year Celebration

    • Presenters: Chenhan Shao, Yulu You, Yaqing Li, Yuxia Wang, and Jianhua Yang

    • Location: Whitman Commons in Whitman Hall

  • November 15, 2018 - 6pm - 8pm - International Language Exchange

    • Hosted by the All Nations Club

    • Location: The Lodge (in the Woods)

December 7, 2018 – International Student End-of-Semester Christmas Party

  • 2pm-5pm - Melted Area in Hedgecock
  • Join us for food and celebration of our graduating seniors! (More details to come…)

January 7-11, 2018 – New International Student Orientation Week (More details to come…)

March 2018 – Spring Break Trip to Mall of America (Minnesota)

  • IES will be organizing a trip to the Mall of America for Spring Break. (More details to come…)
  • Dates to be announced soon!
  • Please contact Lila or Angie, if interested.

Monday, March 25, 2019 - Culture Presentation: Pakistan  4:00-5:00 in 1311 Jamrich Hall

Ms. Shiza Maryam is attending NMU for the winter 2019 semester. She is here through the Global Undergraduate Exchange Program in Pakistan and sponsored by the U.S. Department of State with funding provided by the U.S.Government and administered by IREX. 


Maryam will be presenting on Pakistan's tourism, language, special ceremony customs and art and music. 




International Education Services Office
2001 Hedgcock