MWSU International FairNov. 15, 2019—Missouri Western State University will celebrate International Education Week with a series of events that are free and open to the public.

Monday, Nov. 18

International Cooking Class, 4-5:30 p.m., Commons Building

International scholars and students teach guests how to make French crêpes.

Tuesday, Nov. 19

Tea & Talk, noon-1:30 p.m., International Center, Blum Student Union room 210

Enjoy cross-cultural discussion, delicious international cuisine and a cup of tea.

Wednesday, Nov. 20

U.S. Passport Fair, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Enright Community Room, Spratt Hall 214-216

The International Center is partnering with the Rolling Hills Library to provide U.S. citizens a convenient way to apply for a first passport or renew a current passport. For more information on the process, including applicable fees, visit or

International Fair, 3-6 p.m., Fulkerson Center

It’s the International Center’s biggest party of the year. Come meet our international students and take advantage of this exciting educational opportunity. Stop by and enjoy free food from around the world, watch spectacular performances and witness a traditional clothing fashion show.

International Education Week is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide, jointly sponsored by the U.S. Department of State and U.S. Department of Education.

Missouri Western State University is a comprehensive regional university providing a blend of traditional liberal arts and professional degree programs. The university offers student-centered, high quality instruction that focuses on experience-based learning, community service, and state-of-the-art technology. Missouri Western is located in St. Joseph, Mo., and is committed to the educational, economic, cultural and social development of the region it serves. Visit