Event Calendar 2017- 2018 | International Students

  • Watch for flyers and emails about each event.
  • Participation is limited for certain events, so be sure to confirm attendance as soon as possible.
  • Contact isc@liberty.edu for more information or to confirm attendance.
  • Check us on Facebook:  @LUInternationalStudents
  • Check out the previous event photos.
  • Information about University-wide events.

 

June 2017

  • Volunteer Day: Thursday, June 15 | 10:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
  • Mid-Summer Night's Pizza and Movie: For all international students and their family at the ISC - Tuesday, June 27 | 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

July 2017

  • Bowling Summer Activity: Come bowling with us at the Montview Bowling Alley. Tuesday, July 11 | 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. $2.- per student
  • Indoor Soccer: Come play pick up soccer with other International Students in Lynchburg for the summer. Free event! 

August 2017

  • International Fall Orientation: Monday, August 21 - Friday, August 25
  • On-Campus Employment Workshop: Thursday, August 31 | 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

September 2017

  • Worldwide Welcome: Welcome for new and returning international students from colleges all around Lynchburg. Food, games, prizes, and fellowship. A chance to connect or re-connect with students from your home country.
  • Latin American Open House: Wednesday, September 13 | 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Come celebrate Latin America with us at the International Student Center. This event is open to the whole University.
  • Health Insurance Seminar: To be determined
  • Middle Eastern Open House: Wednesday, September 27 | 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Come celebrate the Middle East with us at the International Student Center. This event is open to the whole University.
  • Busch Gardens Trip: For all International Students, come enjoy a day of fun at Busch Gardens. Saturday, September 30 | 7:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. 

October 2017

  • Fall Break Activities: Thursday, October 5 - Friday, October 6| Stay tuned for updates.
  • Art Serratelli - Immigration Lawyer Visit | Seminar: Tuesday, October 10, Wednesday, October 11. Make an appointment with Art to ask your immigration questions.
  • Korean Open House: Wednesday, October 11 | 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Come celebrate the Korea with us at the International Student Center. This event is open to the whole University.
  • European Open House: Wednesday, October 25 | 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Come celebrate the Europe with us at the International Student Center. This event is open to the whole University.

November 2017

  • International Education Week: Monday, November 13 - Friday, November 17 - Varied Activities. Come share with us a week of culture and diversity! Activities throughout this week include: Coffee and Tea Tasting, International Fashion Show, International Worship Night, Candy Tasting and Photo Gallery day.
  • Thanksgiving Dinner:  Tuesday, November 21 | 6:00 p.m. -  8:00 p.m. Come celebrate American Thanksgiving with us! This is a special dinner for international students who remain on campus over the Thanksgiving break.
  • On-Campus Employment Workshop: Wednesday, November 29 | 3:00 p.m - 4:30 p.m. Ask all questions that you have regarding employment on campus.
  • I-20 Signing Day: Thursday, November 30 | 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Get your I-20 signed the same day in the International Student Center. Advisors will be available throughout the whole day to assist you.

December 2017

  • Christmas Open House: Thursday, December 7 | 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Come celebrate Christmas with us at the International Student Center.

January 2018

  • International Spring Orientation: Monday, January 15 - Friday, January 19
  • On-Campus Employment: Thursday, January 25 | 3:00 p.m - 4:30 p.m. 
  • Winter Worldwide Welcome: Saturday, January 27 | Welcome for new and returning international students from colleges all around Lynchburg. Food, games, prizes, and fellowship. A chance to connect or re-connect with students from your home country.

February 2018

  • Parade of Nations: Monday, February 5 | International students participate in the opening ceremony for the Mission's Emphasis Week Conference at Monday's convocation. Students represent their country by carrying their country flag and wearing native dress. We desire to have as many students as possible walk with each flag. If you go home for Christmas break, make sure to remember to return with your native dress.
  • Taste of Nations: Thursday, February 8 | International students, sponsored by the Office of International Student Services, cook their favorite recipes from their home country and share it with the university community. In years past we fed over 1,000 people!
  • Chinese Open House (Lunar New Year): Friday, February 16 |12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Come celebrate the China with us at the International Student Center. This event is open to the whole University.

March 2018

  • African Open House: Wednesday, March 7 |12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Come celebrate the Africa with us at the International Student Center. This event is open to the whole University.
  • Caribbean Open House: Wednesday, March 21 |12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Come celebrate the Caribbean with us at the International Student Center. This event is open to the whole University.

April 2018

  • Graduation Banquet: Thursday, April 5 | Celebrate your time at Liberty with a banquet to honor your achievements. Non-graduating students are welcome to attend to fellowship with their friends.
  • Canadian Open House: Wednesday, April 11 | 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Come celebrate Canada with us at the International Student Center. This event is open to the whole University.
  • On-Campus Employment Workshop: Tuesday, April 24 | Ask all questions that you have regarding employment on campus.
  • Asian Open House: Wednesday, April 25 | 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Come celebrate Asia with us at the International Student Center. This event is open to the whole University.
  • I-20 Signing Day: Thursday, April 26 | Get your I-20 signed the same day in the International Student Center. Advisors will be available throughout the whole day to assist you.

May 2018

  • ISC Meet & Greet: Friday, May 11 | Bring your family to meet the staff of the ISC and receive a gift.

 

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