Category Archives: I-House Alumni

Baroness Oona King (IH 1989-90) to be honored at I-House Gala

Dear I-House alumni and friends, Each year, I-House proudly celebrates and honors distinguished individuals who embody our mission to promote a world of greater understanding and peace. This year, I-House honors Baroness Oona King (IH 1989-90) as I-House Alumna of the Year in … Continue reading

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I-House Times Newsletter: Cultivating Community

Dear I-House alumni and friends, We hope that you enjoy the latest I-House Times newsletter featuring stories about the residential experience and our endeavors to cultivate community. In This Issue: Executive Director Hans Giesecke’s Message: Aspiring Towards a More Welcoming Community Meet Bill … Continue reading

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I-House Berkeley, 2nd stop on the Grains of Sand tour

Originally posted on 100,000 Grains of Sand:
Sunday 6th of January 2019 After a long and delayed flight arriving in a rainy San Francisco, determined to ensure the weather made us feel at home, arriving at I-House Berkeley with the fire…

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The I-House Connection: Newsletter Edition

Dear I-House Friends, We hope you enjoy the latest edition of I-House Times, which features a message from UC Berkeley Chancellor and Chair of the International House Board of Directors, Carol Christ, about our shared vision for the future. Learn … Continue reading

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Global Homecoming on Sunday with I-House tours, lunch, fashion show, international tasting and more!

October 2017 Global Homecoming is Sunday, October 22, 11:00 am – 3:00 pm It’s not too late to sign up for Global Homecoming this Sunday. The House will be buzzing with excitement from 11 am – 3 pm, so don’t … Continue reading

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I-House welcomes students for the academic year

August 2017 I-House welcomes students for the academic year I-House is pleased to welcome 590 residents this fall—our largest number in recent memory for the academic year. Residents from over 75 countries will be moving into their new home starting … Continue reading

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Raise a glass to our Gala honorees Sir Desmond Rea, Dr. Arlene Blum, and Dean S. Shankar Sastry

Raise a glass to our 2017 alumni honorees: Sir Desmond Rea (IH 1966 – 67) Global Ambassador of Peace and Inspiration Dr. Arlene Blum (IH 1967 – 68) Alumna of the Year Dean S. Shankar Sastry (IH 1977 – 78) … Continue reading

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