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May 11, 2020

We are closed

International House will be closed during North Carolina’s Phase 2 Order. ESL summer classes have been canceled. Conversation hours are either canceled or meeting virtually (visit page […]
January 28, 2020

FBI Director’s Community Leadership Award – Feb. 26

Join us in celebrating this honor at the local awards ceremony on Thursday, February 26th at International House at 6:00 p.m. The Citizen Diplomacy Program Director, Johnelle Causwell, […]
August 20, 2019

Former Intern Eamon returns to Volunteer

Eamon Freiburger: Although I was born in Charlotte, I have moved all over the country and my family currently lives in New York. I knew that […]
July 17, 2019

Meet Amy Lin! “I felt like I’m an American”

from Amy Lin: I’m from Taiwan, and came to Charlotte for my internship. I only worked in International House for eight weeks. I worked in front […]
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

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 […]
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 […]