News & Events

October 17, 2017

Get to Know Your International Chamber and Consulate Networking Event

The Citizen Diplomacy Department at International House presents the second bi-annual Get to Know Your International Chamber and Consulate Networking  Event featuring our visiting 10 Young […]
October 17, 2017

International Monthly Book Club

The novel concerns the developing relationship between a young Hungarian writer and her house cleaner, and is partly autobiographical. The Door by Magda Szabo Monday, November 20 […]
September 25, 2017

Annual Benefit Gala

  Opa! An Epic Journey to Greece Saturday, October 14, 2017 Six-Thirty in the evening to midnight Hilton Charlotte Center City The International House Annual Benefit […]
September 19, 2017

Mark your Background!

  Before settling in the US, what country did you or your family come from? Pin Colors RED– YOU are from another country PURPLE– 1st generation […]
July 20, 2017

Meet Yanshu- New United States Citizen!

Yanshu’s smile gets even brighter, if that’s possible, when she talks about becoming a U.S. citizen in June. “I was really excited. The classes at International […]
July 20, 2017


Guerrero is a Spanish word which translates into English as ‘Warrior’. In some Latin American countries guerrero is also used as an adjective meaning “courageous, fearless”. The Oxford English dictionary defines warrior as […]
June 1, 2017

Iraqi Youth Book Project

. In 2015 Mohammad Mawash came to Charlotte through the Iraq Young Leaders Exchange Program (IYLEP). This program facilitates exchange between Iraq and host communities In […]
May 2, 2017

Manjulaben’s Story

Dear Reader, I am a proud student of International House who helped me prepare for US citizenship test and successfully pass. I wanted to come to […]
November 25, 2016

Meet Gaulbert

  Gaulbert Taplah is a Liberian, a one-time student activist who was forced to flee his homeland after being threatened, a resident of Charlotte, a graduate […]