This page provide you with the most relevant links to the camps news, offices as well as students activities and organizations that keep your life at Andover interesting and fun. OWHL also celebrates various multicultural events via our resources and the Art Gallery.
Should your group be interested in doing a display via OWHL's Art Gallery, please feel free to contact me via my email on this guide. I will be happy to coordinate it for you.
Photo by Sharon Pei
Come to celebrate various events with us at the OWHL, at the Commons and at the Kemper Auditorium, as well as the GW building.
New Int'l student orientation (1st week of Sept.)
* September - October
- the PA Latino Film Festival granted by Abbot Academy Association and the CAMD on the campus.
- Display at the OWH Library (Latino Film Festival Info and OWHL's collection about Latino Authors and their works)
Int'l Food & Talent Show (November, 1st two weekends)
For more details, please contact Susanne Torabi, Int'l Students Coordinator.
The group hopes to "share with the broader community the joys, challenges and unique perspectives growing up as someone who identifies as mixed heritage (biracial, multiracial, bi-ethnic, multiethnic, multicultural). We encourage students, faculty and staff to attend our series of events and engage in dialog. " To learn more about this affinity group, please visit MOSAIC page.
Lunar New Year Celebration with food, music and dance: highlighting the numerous countries/cultures which recognize and celebrate the lunar new year. It's organized by the Asian Society Extended Board. The Chinese Language Dept. has a series of activities to celebrate this big holiday through its own evening show along with the displays at the OWHL with their students' art work and a book display.
* Late April & Early May
Asian Pacific American Heritage Month: An array of cultural activities will be happening on the campus. Open to the public.
Click here for more info about Asian Pacific American Heritage Month from the Library of Congress.
Last Rev. 4/19/2016
Did you know that "International Education Week is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. This joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education is part of our efforts to promote programs that prepare Americans for a global environment and attract future leaders from abroad to study, learn, and exchange experiences in the United States. "
To learn more about this IEW event in November (November 16-20, 2015), please visit its official website.
Green Cup Challenge
Each year, the school will have a Green Cup Challenge event organized by the Sustainability Office. during the winter session. OWH library has been strongly supporting this annual event by collaborating with the coodinator of the program, e.g. Trish Russell by providing the community with both program info and the resources supporting the green envrionment. Here is an OWHLguide that will guide you through this event.