News & Events

February 27, 2014

Citizen Diplomacy in Full Action!

By: Jennifer Watson Roberts Board President, International House Last month, I joined Johnelle Causwell and Carole Ward, International House’s staff for Citizen Diplomacy Programs, at a […]
October 30, 2013

From the Executive Director: Gala Gratitude

By: Denise Long, Executive Director “America the Beautiful” was beautiful indeed! Our 25th Anniversary Gala on October 26th drew almost 400 participants and 49 generous sponsors to a […]
October 23, 2013

Cross-Cultural Cooperation in the Classroom

When you walk into an Adult ESL class at International House, you might see people from seven or eight different countries and linguistic backgrounds, all learning […]
October 2, 2013

International House Gets Hands-On with “Hands On Schools”

International House enjoys partnering with Hands On Schools, an organization committed to supporting Charlotte-Mecklenburg students and their families, through its CARES (Coalition for Albemarle Road Elementary […]
October 2, 2013

Adult ESL Class Exploring the Queen City

In one Adult ESL class at International House, students from eleven different countries and four different continents are learning together.  Learning English is not the only […]
September 30, 2013

International Visitor Leadership Program Group from Thailand signs Agreement During Visit

International Visitor Leadership Program Group from Thailand signs Agreement During Visit What started as a typical International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) visit ended as an extraordinary […]
June 3, 2013

Volunteer Spotlight: Micky Fukasawa

Volunteers continue to play an integral part in International House’s success, and one volunteer in particular has stood out over the years, Micky Fukasawa.  Micky has […]
April 30, 2013

Meet A Legislative Fellow: Prih Memon

International House has had the pleasure of hosting special visitors from Pakistan, Kyrgyzstan, and Nepal through the Legislative Fellows Program, a program that brings emerging leaders […]