Trinity College International House Hosts International Week

Schedule of Events and Activities Culminates with Seventh Annual International Show

Hartford, Connecticut, April 10, 2017 – Trinity College’s International House is hosting a week of programs to celebrate the diverse cultures on campus. “International Week is a week of internationally-themed programs planned by the International House in collaboration with other groups on campus to highlight the breadth of international cultures represented at Trinity,” said Katharine Clair, international student advisor. “Many of the planned programs allow participants to learn more about a specific culture or country. International Week leads up to the seventh annual International Show, an event filled with performances that highlight the talent and cultures of our international students.”

High Tea with the Ballroom Dance Team kicked off the festivities at the Chapel on Friday. Students could also participate in a soccer tournament all weekend and enjoy a taste of Ethiopian food and culture on Saturday. Below is a list of upcoming events that are taking place during International Week:

Polish Easter and Wet Monday

Monday, April 10, 5:30 p.m.

I-House, Vernon Street


American Style Hot Dog and Burgers

Tuesday, April 11, 5:30 p.m.

I-House, Vernon Street


Samba Ensemble Live Performance

Wednesday, April 12, 6:15 p.m.

In front of Austin Arts Center


International Themed Trivia

Thursday, April 13, 8:00 p.m.

Vernon Social


Film Screening of ‘Spirited Away’

Thursday, April 13, 10:00 p.m.



International Show

Friday, April 14, 7:00 p.m. (Food served at 6.30 p.m.)

Washington Room, Mather Hall