Events & News
Sat., Sep. 27, 2014
For yet another year, International House plays host to the Hyde Park Jazz Festival! This annual event features the finest artist in local, national, and international jazz. The full line up of more than 40 programs can be found on the Hyde Park Jazz Festival Website. International House will be hosting Nicole Mitchell's Ice Crystals and the Ernest Dawkins Quartet. Read more about the festival in Howard Reich's Chicago Tribune article.
Wed., Oct. 15, 2014
Crystal Chan grew up as a mixed-race kid in the middle of the Wisconsin cornfields and has been trying to find her place in the world ever since. Over time, she found that her heart lies in public speaking, performing, and ultimately, writing. She has published articles in several magazines; given talks and workshops across the country; facilitated discussion groups at national conferences; and been a professional storyteller for children and adults alike.
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The mission of International House is to enable students and scholars from around the world to live and learn together in a diverse residential community that builds lifelong qualities of leadership, respect, and friendship.
Living at International House brings students and scholars into a global community. During their time at International House, residents shape the community through their participation in various resident programs and by initiating their own events.
The Community and Residential Fellowship Programs help ensure the exceptional geographic, cultural, and economic diversity that is central to the mission of International House and the University of Chicago. For the 2014-2015 academic year, these Fellowship programs will provide support to 42 students, representing 21 countries, from all areas of the University including the undergraduate College. Meet the 2014-2015 Residential and Community Fellowship recipients.