News & Events

July 2, 2018

Who’s Who In the House! – Aug. 16

Join us for “Who’s in the House?” Thursday, August 16, 6-8pm International House, 1817 Central Ave, Gym   An opportunity for members of the community to […]
July 2, 2018

Dinner Hosts NEEDED! July 25-28 & Aug. 16-20

Be a Dinner Host for International Guests! One of the easiest and most fun ways for our delegations to make lasting cross cultural ties is to […]
June 28, 2018

Charlotte’s First International Lip Singing Competition – Sept. 19

Be apart of Charlotte’s First International Lip Singing Competition What is Young Professionals at International House? Young Professionals at International House encompasses young professionals ages 21 […]
June 28, 2018

International Monthly Book Club – Sept 17

“Part biography, part vicarious travelogue, part history-of-ideas … lyrically and compellingly”– The Atlantic “The Invention of Nature: The Adventures of Alexander von Humboldt. The Lost Hero of […]
May 3, 2018

30th Anniversary Gala

  South Africa – Land of Beauty and Splendour Saturday, October 13, 2018 Six-Thirty in the evening to midnight Le Méridien Charlotte The International House Annual […]
April 12, 2018

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 […]
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 […]