Texas Tech University

International Week Brings Opportunity and Intrigue for Texas Tech International Affairs

Paul Tubbs

September 28, 2023

Students and community members will get to experience a myriad of cultures for this year’s event.

International Students

WHAT:  International Week

WHEN:  Oct. 2-7

WHERE:  International Cultural Center, 601 Indiana Ave. 

EVENTTexas Tech University  International Affairs will host International Week 2023, Monday, Oct. 2 through Saturday, Oct. 7. The weeklong event is part of a joint initiative of the U.S. Department of Education and the U.S. Department of State that began 20-years ago to celebrate the many cultures on college campuses with a focus on global literacy. Texas Tech will celebrate the week with opportunities for students to learn more about international travel through the Study Abroad program. Members of the Texas Tech Costa Rica and Texas Tech University Center in Sevilla staff will also be on hand to help facilitate the festivities and allow prospective students a look at their international opportunities.

International Students

International Week Agenda (following events are open to the public)

Friday, Oct. 6
Tropical Dance Night with Texas Tech Costa Rica
6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Hall of Nations

Saturday, Oct. 7
Flag Parade and Culture Fest
11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
International Cultural Center


CONTACT:  Carolina Arellanos
International Relations assistant director, Office of the Provost International Affairs, Texas Tech University
(806) 834-8025