Friday, October 18, 2019
5:00pm - 7:00pm
50th Anniversary Year!
"Philadelphia prides itself on being a welcoming city, rooted in peace and acceptance. I believe firmly that diversity is essential to Philadelphia’s growth and innovation…Thank you for joining this program and doing your part to bridge the gap between our countries."
Join the 50th Year Anniversary Celebration at the Penn Museum! This signature event welcomes all international students, and celebrates the diverse cultures and talents they bring to the Philadelphia region! Enjoy globally inspired food, music and dance performances and networking with people around the world.
The Festival promotes #YouAreWelcomeHere message led by the Temple University’s Office of International Affairs, recognizes the University of Pennsylvania’s global engagement, and highlights the Penn Museum’s vast collection of cultural objects.
The reception also applauds the vibrant network of regional universities and organizations that promote global activities, honoring the impact of this cultural engagement on Philadelphia, the first World Heritage City in the nation.
College and Organizational Sponsors - We need your support!
The success of the 50th Year Anniversary is a direct result of our sponsors’ generosity and ongoing support. This year, we are requesting contributions of different levels to support continue our tradition of hospitality and networking.