SJSU Celebrates International Week: Camel Riding Anyone?

SJSU will celebrate International Week November 8 through 12. This is your chance to become immersed in a wide array of global opportunities, beginning with the Peter Lee Memorial Lecture 4 p.m. Nov. 8 in Engineering 189. The speaker will be Mary Catherine Bateson, a writer, cultural anthropologist, and daughter of Margaret Mead.

Of particular interest for faculty and students is a series of events on Faculty Led Programs. At 11 a.m. Nov. 8 in King 255/257, Assistant Professor Diane Guerrazzi will talk about her plans to lead a group of students on a winter break trip to Dubai. She is promising sand surfing, camel riding, spice markets, and a desert safari! For more on Faculty Led Programs, please contact Coordinator Kati Bell at

SJSU students are welcome to grab a cup of joe at the International Coffee Night 8:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. Nov. 9 at the International House. Other events include a Great Global Breakfast 9 a.m. Nov. 10 outside Just Below; an International Buffet 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 10 in the Dining Commons; and a student immigration workshop 3 p.m Nov. 10 in Engineering 189.

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