International Week at Brescia

Schedule of Events

Opening Ceremony

Announcement and unveiling of the Photo Competition finalists
Refreshments will be provided by Brescia’s Multicultural Club

  • Tuesday November 14 at 1:00pm – Library Foyer, St. James Building

Brescia International Photo Contest

Share your international photos for the chance to win a grand prize of $650 towards an international experience. Learn more

Step 1: Submit your photo entries online (October 16 – October 26)
Step 2: Vote for your favourite photo (October 31 – November 6)
Step 3: On campus showcase of the top 3 entries of each category at International Student Week (November 14)
Step 4: Winners will be announced (November 17)

Be International Exchange & Study Abroad info sessions

  • November 14, 2:30pm – Room 136 St James Building
  • November 15, 9:30am – Room 14 St James Building
  • November 16 1:30pm – Room 185 St James Building
  • November 17, 1:30pm – Room 135 St James Building

Festival of Festivals

Celebrating & learning about different religious and cultural festivals

  • Wednesday November 15, 1 – 4pm – Brescia Auditorium, St James Building.

Speakers’ Evening: Go Global Leaders!

  • Thursday November 16, 6:20pm – Brescia Auditorium, St. James Building

Treasurer Hunt Reception

A gathering of the international students across London who participated in the Discover London Treasure Hunt. Mayor Matt Brown will be in attendance.

  • Friday November 17 – Location & time TBA

The Mercato

Ethnocultural food will be served throughout the week. Enjoy samples of foods from different countries. View the menu

The Beryl Ivey Library

International authors and internationally themed books will be featured throughout the week.