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International Festival 2010

Title: International Festival 2010 Location: Crawley Forum, Hampden-Sydney College Gallery: Click here Description:Hampden-Sydney College is celebrating the third annual Hampden-Sydney International Festival on Friday April, 2nd 2010. The event will be held at Crawley Forum, Hampden-Sydney College from 6:30 PM to 9 PM. This year’s celebration will feature country exhibitions and entertaining performances from both […]

International Food and Film Festival

For most, it started out as just another one of those quiet Tuesday afternoons – lunch, afternoon classes, and maybe a trip down to the T.I.  In the kitchen of the Commons, however, it was quite a different story.  A dozen or so Hampden-Sydney international students were chopping away in preparation for the club’s biggest […]

International Club Celebrates Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival

The International Club celebrated on October 7th the Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival, one of the biggest festivals in China.  More than 80 students, faculty, and staff attended the event at Crawley Forum. Among them were Eric Dinmore, Assistant Professor of History, and Dr. J. Z. Zhao, Assistant Professor of Economics. The celebration started with a video […]

International House Holds Open House

On September 16, the International House continued its annual tradition of an Open House.  The event was a huge success with a turnout of more than a hundred enthusiastic guests including faculty, students, and staff who were eager for a taste of exotic Asian food.  The foods served at the event did not disappoint the […]

A Taste of Europe: Euro Night

One afternoon last semester started with unexpected disorder for a group of  Hampden-Sydney students.  These gentlemen, who were supposed to have already departed the campus to reach an event at the French Embassy in Washington, D.C, dubbed “Euro Night,” were just scrambling their way to the entrance of Graham Hall.  It was late afternoon, and […]

A Semester in China

On Thursday, April 16, Tan Ngoc Duy Le, Class of 2010, from Vietnam gave a presentation on his one-semester study-abroad experience in China.  The presentation was sponsored by the Hampden-Sydney International Club, and it was held at the Parents & Friends Lounge.  About 30 people attended. Tan Le studied in Beijing, China, during the fall […]

Burma: Cultural Learning Experience

On Tuesday, April 14th, I gave a presentation on my home country, Myanmar (Burma).  The name of the presentation was “Burma: Cultural Learning Experience for Make Benefit Glorious Hampden-Sydney.”  The program was sponsored by the International Club, and it attracted a good turnout of about 40 students, faculty, and staff including Ciaran Buckley, International Visiting […]