The Bertha and Joseph Smolian International House at 1600 10th Avenue South offers a variety of services and activities for international students, scholars and their families.

The I-House, as it is known, provides a central focal point for programs and activities designed to foster a free exchange of information and international understanding among people of all nations, races and cultures.

In this one place, members of the university community and the global community share a sense of unity. The facility includes temporary lodging for foreign nationals, meeting space for groups with an international purpose, two kitchens, reading area, lounge (with satellite television) and other amenities.

The I-House hosts a number of special annual events including the Fall Barbecue, International Festival and Thanksgiving Dinner. Various regularly scheduled programs include conversational English classes, Friendship Partners Program, the International Women’s Group, cultural evenings and others.

For more information or a schedule of activities call 934- 1205.