Schedule of Events:             February 2014          MARCH 2014           April 2014
Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

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2 3 4 6
OPT Question and Answer Session
346 Curry Student Center
2:00pm
7 8
9
Tarang
Blackman Auditorium
6:00pm
10
OPT Seminar
346 Curry Student Center
12:00pm

Andrés Alarcón Soccer Tournament
Cabot Cage
7:00pm
11
Origami Workshop
ISSI - 405 Ell Hall
5:30pm
12
Andrés Alarcón Soccer Tournament
Cabot Cage
7:00pm
13 14
A Night With Maz Jobrani
Blackman Auditorium
7:00pm
15
Bahay Kubo
The Fenway Center
7:00pm
16 17
18
Beyond Borders: Indonesia
318 Curry Student Center
12:00pm

The Arabian Peninsula
West Village F: Visitor Center
7:00pm
19
OPT Seminar
346 Curry Student Center
10:00am
20 21
22
Celebrasian
Blackman Auditorium
3:00pm

18th Annual ISSI International Fashion Show
The Fenway Center
7:00pm
23 24 25
Travel Signature Session
ISSI - 405 Ell Hall
3:00pm
26
Travel Signature Session
ISSI - 405 Ell Hall
12:30pm
27
Travel Signature Session
ISSI - 405 Ell Hall
11:30am

Carnival on the Quad
Curry Center Indoor Quad
2:00pm

Pop-Up Art Show
ISSI - 405 Ell Hall
5:30pm
28
Travel Signature Session
ISSI - 405 Ell Hall
2:00pm

OPT Seminar
346 Curry Student Center
3:00pm

Norouz Celebration
Curry Student Center: West Addition
6:00pm

17th Annual ISSI International Gala Night
Blackman Auditorium
7:00pm
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30 31



Tarang
Location:
Blackman Auditorium
Time: 6:00-9:00pm
Sign-Up Information: Tickets are available through MyNEU

Join the members of Sanskriti, Northeastern’s Indian Graduate Student Association, and the ISSI in bringing India’s vibrant history to life before your eyes. The unique customs and values from within India’s beautifully diverse regions will be expressed through an array of imaginative and energetic talent. A brilliant display of fashion, local customs, and dance will follow.

Sign-Up through your MyNEU account.



Origami
Location:
ISSI - 405 Ell Hall
Time: 6:00-9:00pm
Sign-Up Information: Register online

Join the ISSI for a night learning this traditional Japanese art form. Unleash your artistic side and try your hand at creating an Orizuru, the most classic of all Japanese origami.

Sign-Up online



The Arabian Peninsula
Location:
West Village F: Visitor Center
Time: 7:00

You likely have heard of Jeddah, Riyadh, Kuwait, Manama, Doha, Dubai and Muscat! Come learn more about the unique culture of the Arabian Peninsula with the ISSI and students from the region. Enjoy food and music from these wonderful cultures!



Andrés Alarcón Soccer Tournament
Location:
Cabot Cage
Time: 7:00pm
Sign-Up Information: Team registration is closed, be feel free to attend as a spectator!

Whether you call it soccer or football, get your game face on and kickoff this year’s Andrés Alarcón Soccer Tournament! Come watch as teams compete for this coveted title and a personalized plaque on the ISSI’s championship trophy. Only one team will emerge victorious; do you have what it takes?

Andrés Alarcón was a dedicated student at Northeastern and an enthusiastic member of the ISSI. He was very active on campus and, unfortunately, left this world all too early. He was an avid soccer fan, so in his honor this tournament is named.



Andrés Alarcón Soccer Tournament
Location:
Cabot Cage
Time: 7:00pm
Sign-Up Information: Team registration is closed, be feel free to attend as a spectator!

Whether you call it soccer or football, get your game face on and kickoff this year’s Andrés Alarcón Soccer Tournament! Come watch as teams compete for this coveted title and a personalized plaque on the ISSI’s championship trophy. Only one team will emerge victorious; do you have what it takes?

Andrés Alarcón was a dedicated student at Northeastern and an enthusiastic member of the ISSI. He was very active on campus and, unfortunately, left this world all too early. He was an avid soccer fan, so in his honor this tournament is named.



A Night With Maz Jobrani
Location:
Blackman Auditorium
Time: 7:00pm
Sign-Up Information: Tickets available on MyNEU

The ISSI and Northeastern University are pleased to announce an evening of comedy with Maz Jobrani, of the "Axis of Evil" comedy tour! Be sure to check out Maz's website before the show.

Tickets will be available beginning on February 24th through the MyNEU portal.



Bahay Kubo
Location:
The Fenway Center
Time: 7:00pm
Sign-Up Information: Tickets available beginning March 1st on MyNEU

In the Philippines, Bahay Kubo represents the dwelling in which family activities occur. Simply put, it represents home. Bahay Kubo is the annual spring culture show where the ISSI and NU Barkada bring together traditional and modern dances, skits, guest performances, and a whole lot of culture.

Tickets available on March 1st on MyNEU



Beyond Borders: Indonesia
Location:
318 Curry Student Center
Time: 12:00pm
Registration: Sign up online through the Alumni website

The ISSI, in partnership with Alumni Relations and Co-op Connections, continues its Beyond Borders series with a focus on Indonesia. Join us for a luncheon featuring Indonesian cuisine and learn more about the country itself. Connect with alumni and students as they share their experiences regarding life as a Husky in Indonesia.



The Arabian Gulf
Location:
Cabral Center
Time: 5:00pm
Sign-Up Information: Information will be available shortly.

You likely have heard of Jeddah, Riyadh, Kuwait, Manama, Doha, Dubai and Muscat! Come learn more about the unique culture of the Gulf region with the ISSI and GCC. Enjoy food and music from the region!

Sign-Up information will be available shortly.



Celebrasian
Location:
Blackman Auditorium
Time: 3:00pm
Sign-Up Information: Information will be available shortly.

Celebr(Asian) is an event where each of the nine organizations of the Pan Asian American Council showcases their talents and culture. The performances range from movies, traditional dances, to modern dances. Celebr(Asian) 2014 is focused on bringing the Asian American and international communities together at Northeastern. Co-sponsored by PAAC and the ISSI.

Sign-Up information will be available shortly.



18th Annual ISSI International Fashion Show
Location:
The Fenway Center
Time: 7:00pm
Sign-Up Information: Tickets available beginning March 10th on MyNEU

Come watch your fellow Huskies as they work the catwalk donned in cultural garb from the far reaches of the globe. Contemporary and traditional designs are sure to dazzle as they take you on a journey that will leave you captivated by cultural couture.

Tickets will be available on March 10th on myNEU.



Carnival on the Quad
Location:
Curry Student Center Indoor Quad
Time: 2:00-5:00pm
Sign-Up Information: No registration is necessary!

Come experience the warmth of Caribbean culture at Northeastern with delicious food, costumes, music and plenty of island vibes. Carnival on the Quad promises to have you jumping, waving and dancing with CSO and the ISSI.

Please note this event will begin in Curry Student Center Indoor Quad and end in the African American Institute.



Norouz
Location:
Curry Student Center: West Addition
Time: 6:00-9:00pm
Sign-Up Information: Information will be available shortly.

Norouz is the celebration of spring as the season of rebirth. The very first day of spring marks the Persian New Year. The traditional table setting of “haftsin” symbolizes the seven elements of life: rebirth, health, happiness, prosperity, joy, patience, and beauty. Co-sponsored by the ISSI and ISAN.

Sign-Up information will be available shortly.



Pop-Up Art Show
Location:
ISSI - 405 Ell Hall
Time: 5:30-7:00pm

Join the ISSI to view Photo Voice contest winners. Admire creative artwork from fellow Huskies while enjoying hors d’oeuvres.

If you would like to submit a piece of artwork for display, please email issicarnevale@gmail.com.



16th Annual ISSI International Gala Night
Location:
Blackman Auditorium
Time: 7:00pm-9:00pm
Sign-Up Information: Tickets available beginning March 17th through MyNEU

Join the ISSI in celebrating the diverse talents found here on campus as students, faculty, and members of the Northeastern community come together through song, dance, and spectacle. Experience traditional performances spanning from China to Chile in a single unforgettable evening!

Tickets will be available beginning on March 17th through the MyNEU portal.



OPT Question and Answer Session
Location: 346 Curry Student Center
Time: 2:00pm

The International Student and Scholar Institute (ISSI) at Northeastern University offers OPT Question and Answer Sessions to assist those students who are applying for Optional Practical Training. The sessions have been created to clarify any questions that may exist after reviewing the OPT Online Training Session. They will be held for one and a half hours. It is encouraged that students arrive at the beginning of the Q & A session.



OPT Seminar
Location: 346 Curry Student Center
Time: 12:00pm

The International Student and Scholar Institute (ISSI) at Northeastern University offers OPT Seminars to assist those students who are applying for Optional Practical Training. The sessions have been created to clarify any questions that may exist after reviewing the OPT Online Training Session. They will be held for one and a half hours. It is encouraged that students arrive at the beginning of the session.



OPT Seminar
Location: 346 Curry Student Center
Time: 10:00am

The International Student and Scholar Institute (ISSI) at Northeastern University offers OPT Seminars to assist those students who are applying for Optional Practical Training. The sessions have been created to clarify any questions that may exist after reviewing the OPT Online Training Session. They will be held for one and a half hours. It is encouraged that students arrive at the beginning of the session.



OPT Seminar
Location: 346 Curry Student Center
Time: 3:00pm

The International Student and Scholar Institute (ISSI) at Northeastern University offers OPT Seminars to assist those students who are applying for Optional Practical Training. The sessions have been created to clarify any questions that may exist after reviewing the OPT Online Training Session. They will be held for one and a half hours. It is encouraged that students arrive at the beginning of the session.



I-20/DS-2019 Travel Signature Session
Location:
ISSI - 405 Ell Hall
Time: 3:00pm-4:30pm

Will you be traveling outside of the US during break and are in need of a new travel signature on your I-20 or DS-2019? If so, then join us for a special Travel Signature Session to expedite your request before Spring Break begins. Please remember to bring your current I-20 or DS-2019.

To help you determine whether or not you need a new travel signature, please consult our Travel Signature webpage.



I-20/DS-2019 Travel Signature Session
Location:
ISSI - 405 Ell Hall
Time: 12:30pm-2:00pm

Will you be traveling outside of the US during break and are in need of a new travel signature on your I-20 or DS-2019? If so, then join us for a special Travel Signature Session to expedite your request before Spring Break begins. Please remember to bring your current I-20 or DS-2019.

To help you determine whether or not you need a new travel signature, please consult our Travel Signature webpage.



I-20/DS-2019 Travel Signature Session
Location:
ISSI - 405 Ell Hall
Time: 11:30am-1:00pm

Will you be traveling outside of the US during break and are in need of a new travel signature on your I-20 or DS-2019? If so, then join us for a special Travel Signature Session to expedite your request before Spring Break begins. Please remember to bring your current I-20 or DS-2019.

To help you determine whether or not you need a new travel signature, please consult our Travel Signature webpage.



I-20/DS-2019 Travel Signature Session
Location:
ISSI - 405 Ell Hall
Time: 2:00pm-3:30pm

Will you be traveling outside of the US during break and are in need of a new travel signature on your I-20 or DS-2019? If so, then join us for a special Travel Signature Session to expedite your request before Spring Break begins. Please remember to bring your current I-20 or DS-2019.

To help you determine whether or not you need a new travel signature, please consult our Travel Signature webpage.



Northeastern Taiwanese Student Association Mahjong Tournament
Location:
333 Curry Student Center
Time: 7:30pm

The Northeastern Taiwanese Student Association (NTSA) invites you to our Mahjong Tournament! We will be providing snacks and drinks, but not a full meal so please eat a meal before you come! We will also have mini-games on the side so spectators can also enjoy something else! THERE IS A LIMIT FOR THIS EVENT, IT IS FIRST COME FIRST SERVED!

Price:
Professional
– Members $10 Non Members $12 (Tais will be counted by us!)
Intermediate – Members $10 Non Members $12 (No Tais will be counted)
Spectator/Beginners – Members $5 Non Members $6

Feel free to contact any of the E-board members for tickets!
Bobby 617-784-7855
Debbie 617-386-9388
Terry 617-642-5990
Winny 517-348-4883
Anita 512-825-8553
Jason 607-644-2667
Sammi 857-264-6925



Northeastern Taiwanese Student Association Annual E-Board Elections
Location:
Frost Lounge: 1st Floor of Ell Hall
Time: 7:00pm

It's time for our annual TSA elections! We will be providing food! Every vote counts so please come and help us pick our next group of E-board members!

Looking forward to seeing you all there!