News & Events

December 17, 2018

Holiday Closing – MLK – Jan 21

. International House will be closed from Monday, January 21st in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Conversation Hours are canceled. We will still host […]
December 17, 2018

Home Hosts NEEDED!

    Home Host Opportunity for Taiwan International Trade Delegation Welcome the World into Your Home!   In the Spring of 2019 the International House is […]
November 30, 2018

International Monthly Book Club – Jan 21

“Born a Crime” is not a chronological narrative but a collection of autobiographical essays that feel like developments out of Noah’s comedy routines.” — Tom Deer, Newsday […]
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 […]
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 […]
January 1, 2018

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.  […]
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 […]