Weren’t able to attend the skating event this week? No problem! OSU ice rink offers open skate sessions every week in March! You can find the calendar with specific dates and times here.
This would be a great way to spend time with your FIFCPartner and/or a group of friends!
Please keep in mind that you will need to bring along cash for admission ($5) and skate rental ($3)
Thanks to everyone who attended and helped make the Spring 2015 Fisher International Friends Conversation Program kick off a success! We hope you had a great time meeting and getting to know your conversation partner!
February 25, 2015-Going Global, Feeling Home: Ice Skating
- What: Practice your ice skating skills!
- Where: Ohio State University Ice Rink
- When: 8:00-10:00 pm
- Cost: $5.00 with BuckID / $3.00 skate rental
Breaking Down Barriers
Monday, Feb. 16 | 6:00pm – 7:00pm | 200 Mason Hall Rotunda
In collaboration with Fisher Citizenship Program, the annual Breaking Down Barriers event aims to a more cohesive Fisher community by allowing the opportunity to address common Chinese and American stereotypes. Gain a unique perspective on culture from both international Chinese students as well as domestic students. Have a rare opportunity to ask the cultural questions others are afraid to ask. To submit a question before the event, visit; go.osu.edu/BreakingDownBarriers. Students will also have an opportunity to ask questions during the event.
Taste of OSU delivers international fare
International Affairs, student organizations and the Student Life Dining Services chefs are preparing an evening of international food, exhibits and cultural performances at Taste of OSU 2015 on Friday (2/13) from 5-9 p.m. at the Ohio Union. Admission is free and open to all who are interested in international cuisine and learning about different cultures. Tickets to purchase small samplings of international foods cost $1 each.
— > Read more: oia.osu.edu/taste-of-osu
Check out these events happening around Columbus!
Night at the Museum
- Date: Februay 28, 2015
- Location: Ohio History Center
- Hours: 7:00-9:30 pm
- Admission: Tickets range from $9-$12
Here’s your chance to experience the Ohio History museum after hours and see whether or the exhibits really do come to life! This family-friendly event at the Ohio History Center promises to entertain children and adults alike. Find out more here
Shen Yun 2015
- Dates: March 11 & 12
- Location: Ohio Theatre, Downtown Columbus
- Hours: 7:30-10:00 pm each night
- Admission: Tickets range from $50-$120
Shen Yun brings to life 5,000 years of Chinese civilization through classical Chinese dance and music in an exhilarating show you will never forget. Shen Yun captures the spirit of a culture long lost. The show moves quickly through regions, dynasties, and legends. Ethnic and folk dances fill the stage with color and energy. Tremendous athleticism, thunderous battle drums, and masterful vocalists are all set to animated backdrops that transport you to another world. Find out more here
Find out more about these Fisher International Friends events under the “Events” tab!
February 18, 2015 Mardi Gras & Chinese New Year Celebration
March 25, 2015 Spring Party