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Taste The World

Taste the World

We're kicking off and celebrating International Education Week.

Stop by the Union and enjoy free samples from our international buffet or take a photo  with your friends in one of our international scenes. 

Taste the world, increase your cultural competency, review study abroad information, watch student cultural dance performances, and view the 125 flags that represent the heritages of all URI Students.

This year we welcome the flags of  El Salvador and The Democratic Republic of the Congo to URI 's international atrium family.

Welcome by Dr. Carl Stiles,

Director, Memorial Union/Student Involvement and Center for Leadership Development

 - Berenice Yang Gonzalez, Graduate Student in Marine Affairs from El Salvador 
- Beni Sele, Psychology Major, Class of 2022 from The Democratic Republic of the Congo 

International Education
Gifty Ako-Adounvo, Vice Provost for Global Initiatives

12:30pm - 2pm ( Atrium 2)
FREE International Photo Magnets 

12:30pm - 2pm  ( Atrium 1)
Performance by eXpsoure 
International food  tasting 

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 12:00pm to 2:00pm

Memorial Union, Atriums
50 Lower College Rd, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI 02881, USA

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Special Event


Dining Services, International Education/Study Abroad, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, Student Affairs, Student Life, eXposure

Student Involvement
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Sheri Davis

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