International Jayhawk Festival

International Jayhawk Festival

Seventh Annual International Jayhawk Festival

Thursday, April 13 | 3 to 5:30 p.m. | Burge Union, Forum C, D


The Seventh Annual International Jayhawk Festival will return on Thursday, April 13 from 3 to 5:30 p.m. in the Burge Union. The event is an opportunity for all Jayhawks to celebrate our global community and international engagement. The event will include free t-shirts, food, performances, activities and a study abroad fair. All are welcome. 

More than 45 student groups or academic units will be present, offering intercultural activities, demonstrations and global trivia. Students can meet with advisors from study abroad, discuss academic programs with area studies representatives and language departments, connect with foreign language clubs, explore international career opportunities and learn about international student organizations.

A highlight will be international performances, including those that represent Peruvian, Indonesian, Brazilian and Chinese cultures. The International Student Association will host an international fashion show.

Volunteers are needed to ensure a successful event.

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Applied English Center; Center for East Asian Studies; Center for Global & International Studies; Center for Latin American & Caribbean Studies; Center for Russian, Eastern European & Eurasian Studies; Department of French, Francophone & Italian Studies; Global Business Initiative; Global Business Studies; Indigenous Studies; Institute for International & Global Engagement; International Affairs; International Support Services; Kansas African Studies Center; KU Libraries; Middle East Studies; Office of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Belonging; Office of Multicultural Affairs; Office of the Provost; Open Language Resource Center; Pederson Grant for Global Engagement; Spencer Museum of Art; Student Union Activities; Study Abroad & Global Engagement; and University Career Center.

Additional support comes from the following community sponsors: Au Marche, KU Bookstore, Checkers, McLain’s Market and Rudy’s Pizzeria.

International Jayhawk Festival