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Archive for March, 2015

The ABCs of Networking with Alums with Brandi Ferrara

The Intercultural Affairs in association with Career Services led a joint program to help students improve their networking skills. Students learned networking techniques and asked many questions. Here are some pictures from the event,

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Genevieve’s Birthday

On Tuesday, one of the IC’s intern celebrated her birthday. Here is a picture from the event.

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Spring Break Activities

For the students that stayed over Spring Break, the Intercultural Affairs Center sponsored a number of activities ranging from Take Out to Eat In, to a Pizza Night and free trips to the Geneva Movieplex and lastly, a Bowling Night. Here are some pictures and comments from the events,

I really appreciate all your help & what the IC does for students – international or non. Thank you guys! ” – Maddalena Revel WS’17

Great way to bring people together and socialize with one another; meeting new friends.– Aifan Morshed H’15

I really love the IC! ” – Hilda Agyekum WS’18

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International Women’s Day

Last Monday, the Intercultural Affairs Center hosted a celebratory event for International Women’s Day. The Provost Ufomata was invited to this event to celebrate the improvement of women’s rights that have occurred but also to discuss of the necessary steps for the future. Here are some pictures from the event,

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GHS Debate Team

The Geneva High School came to the Intercultural Affairs Center to prepare for their next competition. Here are some pictures and comments,

Coaching the Geneva High School debate team has been a pleasure. Students research well, have strong public speaking skills, and think through complex arguments and rebuttals. I’m very impressed with their success this year, and am hopeful for the growth of the program to encompass more students in future years.” – Steve Penner, Assistant Debate Coach Hobart and William Smith Colleges

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Russian Table

The Russian Club held a Russian Tea Ceremony in the Game Room of the Intercultural Affairs Center. Here are some comments and pictures from the event,

I like going to the Russian Table because it gives me a chance to practice and get better at the language– Emily Linde WS’16

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Shabbat 250

Last Friday, Hillel the Jewish organization on campus, held Shabbat 250 in the Vandervort Room to celebrate Shabbat across America. Here are some pictures from the event,

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