Global Homecoming 2019: A day full of unique I-House experiences

Special Event | October 20 | 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m. |  International House

 International House

Join us under the dome for the Fifth Annual International House Global Homecoming—featuring unique I-House experiences, community building, networking, and delicious international treats! The House will be buzzing with excitement. Don’t miss out on the fun! See ihouse.berkeley.edu/globalhomecoming for more information

Schedule of Events
9:30 a.m. | I-House Architectural Heritage Tour

Executive Director Emeritus Joe Lurie explains the remarkable relevance of the building's location, construction, and architectural features to the institution's mission and impact.

10:30 a.m. | CIL (The Robertson Center for Intercultural Leadership) Interactive Session Fight, Flight, Freeze, or Fawn? Managing Conflict as a Global Leadership Competency

When conflict arises, how do you respond? Do you want to run away and hide? Or get right into it? Or something else? In this interactive session, you’ll learn to recognize four intercultural conflict styles, gain strategies for de-escalating conflict, and see why effective global leadership requires effective conflict management.

11:30 a.m. | Global Table Talk Lunch

Enjoy lunch in the Dining Commons and reunite with fellow I-House alumni, current residents, and community members. Lunch included in event fees.

1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. | “Around the World Under the Dome” Fashion Show & Tasting Festival

Enjoy I-House's International Fashion Show and Dance Party featuring residents, staff, and alumni as you taste your way across the globe with international fare, fun global activities, and much more!

Walk-in guests can still purchase tickets during Global Homecoming on October 20th. Ticket prices include admission to all events.

At-the-door pricing: $20 community members, $15 I-House alumni, and free admission for current I-House residents.

  Register online

 ihalumni@berkeley.edu, (510) 642-4128