News & Events

November 13, 2018

Thanksgiving Closing

. International House will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 22nd and Friday, Nov. 23rd for the Thanksgiving holiday. All programs and classes are canceled for those […]
November 12, 2018

Dinner Hosts NEEDED!

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 […]
September 5, 2018

30th Anniversary Gala. What a Night!

  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 […]
June 28, 2018

International Monthly Book Club – Nov 19

“In a stunning work of investigation, Barbara Demick removes North Korea’s mask to reveal what lies beneath its media censorship and repressive dictatorship.” — The Daily Beast […]
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 […]
June 1, 2017

Storytime at International House!

In a life saturated with multi-media, digital technology, storytelling may seem like a lost art form, yet the educational and developmental benefits for children are countless.  […]