International Events

AASA Music Night

March 28, 2018

This semester, I attended the AASA music night that was held in Beaird Lounge in the Union in collaboration with CAC Concert Series. I really like music, so when I heard about the event I thought it would be a cool way to support musicians who come from an Asian-American background. The event had food […]

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Spanish Club Meeting

January 30, 2018

This semester I attended a Spanish Club meeting. I went to the meeting with my friend who has been studying Spanish since middle school, so he was pretty experienced. I do not currently study Spanish, but I used to study Spanish when I was in elementary school and find it to be a very useful […]

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International Bazaar

October 2, 2017

This semester I also attended the international bazaar. It was held on the South Oval and comprised of different international student organizations selling and showing various trinkets and cultural icons from their respective countries. It was exciting to see aspects of different culture like fashion or jewelry along with language and art in one small […]

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Asian Food Fair

October 1, 2017

This semester I attended the Asian Food Fair once again. This event combined my enjoyment of food with my interest in Asian culture and heritage. It was different this year as it was outside rather than inside, and so it was a nice day to enjoy the myriad of Asian food available at the fair. […]

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Latino Flavor

March 8, 2017

This semester I attended Latino Flavor, an event that I attended my freshman year as well. This is one of the biggest international events at OU, as it spans multiple days and features free entertainment and food celebrating Latino culture. Food has always been one of my favorite aspects of internationalism, and I looked forward […]

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Asian New Year

February 2, 2017

This semester I attended the OU Asian American Student Association Asian New Year event. When I was a kid, I would always go to the Chinese New Year events at Chinese restaurants with my parents and my favorite part (besides the food) was always the intricacies of the Chinese dragons and other props they had. […]

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Asian Food Fair

November 16, 2016

This semester I attended the Asian Food Fair, an event hosted by the Asian American Student Association that had all-you-can-eat food from many different Asian countries. I was really excited for this event because I really like eating different and new kinds of foods. Being Asian myself, it was nice to have food that reminded […]

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Italian Club

September 19, 2016

This semester I attended an Italian Club meeting. This meeting was really cool because there were a good number of native Italians and Italian speakers in attendance. Although I have not studied Italian, I picked up on a few phrases when I went to Arezzo. At the meeting everyone introduced themselves and talked a little […]

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Eve of Nations

April 8, 2016

I was lucky to attend the Eve of Nations event this semester, which is the biggest international event held in Oklahoma. It was a really cool experience; the first thing I noticed was how nicely everything was set up. It was held in the Lloyd Noble Center, and there were nice tables set for dinner […]

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Day of the Dead Festival

November 1, 2015

This semester I attended the Day of the Dead street festival. It was definitely one of the biggest events I had attended so far at OU. It was really awesome because there was so much to do there and it was as if a full carnival was placed in OU! One thing that really interested […]

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