Mark Your Calendars!

All events are FREE, unless otherwise noted. Know of a global event in the area? Tell us about it here!

Study Abroad Pre-Departure Meeting

Friday, April 20th; 1:00-4:00; Central Campus HE 4510

All students who will study abroad in summer 2018 are required to attend this pre-departure meeting.  We will review policies, safety, how to prepare and all travel related logistics.

Dances of India

Saturday, April 21st; Halton Theater; Central Campus

Don't miss this opportunity to celebrate the history and culture of India.  A large ensemble of dancers present 3,000 year old classical and folk dances of India.  Stories will be brought to life through unique dance dramas, brilliant costumes and traditional props. For more information and ticket pricing visit the Event Website.

Passports & Professions: How to leverage your international skills and experience in your job search

Wednesday, April 25th; Central Campus

Join CPCC's Career Services and Global Learning Office for a free workshop to understand when, where and how to include your international experience in job applications, interviews, and scholarships.

Pizza provided. Registration encouraged. Please complete this form or email

Cato Spring International Festival

Thursday, April 26th; 11:00 am - 1:00 pm; Cato Campus

Country, Culture and Cuisine

Next date: TBD, Central Campus

Come learn about unique cultures and taste different food from around the world!  Your fellow students will run the program and speak about their home countries!

The Charlotte Asian Festival and Dragon Boat Festival Race

Saturday, May 19th; 9:00 a.m.; Ramsey Creek Park, Cornelius

Heats for the dragon boat race begin at 9:00 a.m. and will continue throughout the day. The Asian Festival opens at 11:00 a.m. and runs until 4:00 p.m., and will feature cultural performances encompassing all categories of the performing arts: traditional and contemporary vocal and instrumental music performances and folk and modern dance. The Asian Music and Dance Fest is a competitive showcase of Asian talents, open to Asian Americans of all ages. Parking is available at 8900 North Pointe Executive Park, Huntersville, NC 28078 with complimentary shuttle service to the festival site.

Global Student Association - Student Club

Fall Meetings are the first Wednesday of each month in Overcash 212 from 3pm to 4pm

Join our Global Student Association student club to learn about different cultures and participate in multi-cultural events. This student organization is great for international students and students who have an interest in study abroad. It is a great way to connect and create a sense of unity for global learning.  If you are interested in being a part of this student club, please complete the GSA Registration Form!

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