Going 'Around the World in 180 Minutes' for International Education Week

Posted on Monday, November 9th, 2015

Leila Rod-Welch, outreach services librarian and assistant professor, Rod Library, 319-273-3730,

Lindsay Cunningham, Office of University Relations, 319-273-6728,

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- In celebration of International Education Week, the UNI Rod Library will collaborate with several departments on campus to host "Around the World in 180 Minutes." The event will be held from 4 to 7 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 18, in the Rod Library Learning Commons.

"Around the World" allow visitors to experience world cultures by visiting booths staffed by students from more than 30 countries, including Brazil, Japan, Germany and Saudi Arabia. There will be free food, a photo booth, prizes, entertainment, activities and giveaways. TC and TK will also make a guest appearance at the event, which is free and open to the public.

For more information, contact Leila Rod-Welch, outreach services librarian and assistant professor at Rod Library, at 319-273-3730 or