International and Cultural Programs

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Meet students from around the world and experience authentic foods at Global EncoUNTers. Global EncoUNTers is an educational and social event series hosted by international students/organizations that have volunteered to present their culture, history, and heritage to the UNT community. The informative presentation, Q&A sessions, and traditional foods help to strengthen cross-cultural understanding, appreciation, and friendship.

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Join us for a unique look at cultures around the world with NationaliTEA and World Brew. These casual mixers allow students the opportunity to sample international beverages and snacks and to explore cultural aspects of the highlighted countries. Guest speakers may include students, faculty, or staff that have spent a considerable amount of time in the featured location. 

English Conversation CommUNiTy

  • Meet students from around the world
  • Practice English language conversation skills
  • Foster relationships among peers from different cultures
  • Contribute to UNT's caring nature by helping to build campus community
  • International and American students are encouraged to participate
  • Meets every Friday at Noon during each long semester

Language Exchange Tables

  • World language conversation tables
  • Learn a language!
  • Share a language! 
  • Languages have included Japanese, Korean, Russian, Spanish, English, Chinese, Portuguese, Persian, and German
  • Meets every Tuesday at 3:30 p.m. during each long semester

Annual Events

  • World Fair
  • International Dance Party 
  • International Mother Language Day
  • University Day Parade

October 2021

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Practice English conversation skills and meet students from around the world.
 
 
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03:30pm
Swing by to learn a new language, share your native language, or practice a language you already know or are learning!
 
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Meet with other international students to share challenges and tips for adjusting to life in the US.
 
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Scholarships, Grants and other Resources at UNT
 
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International Peer Mentor Program. All students welcome.
 
12:00pm
Practice English conversation skills and meet students from around the world.
 
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Cultural Presentation with an International Student from the College of Music
 
 
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03:00pm
F-1 Fundamentals Workshop
 
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Swing by to learn a new language, share your native language, or practice a language you already know or are learning!
 
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Tea, culture and conversation
 
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Meet with Study Abroad Advisors, Faculty Program Leaders, and Affiliate Program Partners to explore your options to Study Abroad at UNT
 
12:00pm
Practice English conversation skills and meet students from around the world.
 
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The Career Center will host a presentation on work visa options. Topics will include strategies for the H1B quota, as well as the costs and timing of work visa processing.
 
 
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03:30pm
Swing by to learn a new language, share your native language, or practice a language you already know or are learning!
 
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Meet with other international students to share challenges and tips for adjusting to life in the US.
 
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Learn more about OPT and CPT with International Advisors in room B-155
 
03:00pm
Celebrate world cultures represented at UNT
 
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International Peer Mentor Program. All students welcome.
 
12:00pm
Practice English conversation skills and meet students from around the world.
 
 
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03:30pm
Swing by to learn a new language, share your native language, or practice a language you already know or are learning!
 
 
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Everything you need to know about taxes in the US
 
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Practice English conversation skills and meet students from around the world.
 
 
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