California Baptist University’s Community Life and International Student Services offices collaborated to usher in the Lunar New Year on Jan. 28 with lion dancing, festive food and impactful performances. According to the Chinese calendar, this Lunar Year is characterized by their first zodiac sign, the rat. This zodiac sign will begin a new 12-year cycle […]
Video coverage by Lancer Media Group on California Baptist University International Center’s 2018 “Taste the Nations” event.
For those experiencing the pressure of culture shock during their process of adjusting to life in the United States, the International Center at California Baptist University provides assistance. Programs such as Conversation Partners allow students in the Intensive English Program to be paired with a partner who guarantees a shoulder to lean. “We try to […]
The International Center will host two events in January for students to get involved and experience a different culture. On Jan. 24, the International Center is taking students snow tubing in Big Bear, California. The event is $15 and departs from campus at 8:30 a.m. and will return at 4 p.m. “(Snow tubing) exposes international […]
International students at California Baptist University shared their diverse cultures through events held around campus during International Celebration Week from Nov. 7-12. The International Center worked in coordination with the Office of Residence Life; The global consultant from the Office of Spiritual Life, Rob Rice; the Provider Contract Food Service; and, the Revival in Rwanda […]
The Fragrance performed at California Baptist University for the International Center’s music night on Sept. 13. The Fragrance is comprised of five members: Joel Hasemeyer, vocals and guitar; Linzy Spann, keys, accordion, glockenspiel and vocals; Evan Eliason, bass and vocals; Andy Leong, guitar, keys and vocals; Matt Bushyeager, drums, percussion and glockenspiel. Based in La […]
California Baptist University’s International Center hosted its weeklong International Celebration Nov. 9 – 12. The week’s theme, “E Pluribus Unum” meaning “out of many, one” in Latin, encourages students to embrace the cultural diversity on campus. At CBU, there are several people groups and cultures represented. The International Center began the week with an informational […]