Global Café

students smiling and standing together with text that says "Global Café"

Why join in?

Drop by for fun, food and friends at Global Café! Each event has a unique theme with the opportunity to:

  • Make crafts
  • Sing karaoke
  • Play ping-pong
  • Enter competitions with the chance to earn prizes
  • Enjoy free snacks and refreshments

Global Café is a great place to meet people from around the world and learn about different cultures and experiences. Bring your friends or connect with new people–anyone is welcome to join in!

When and Where?

Global Café takes place every Thursday from 3 pm to 5 pm in the International & Graduate Affairs building Atrium.

Comments from past participants:

Dates and location for summer term:

  • March 28 - IGAB Atrium
  • April 4 - IGAB Atrium
  • May 9 - IGAB Atrium
  • May 16 - IGAB Atrium
  • May 23 - UC Hill
  • May 30 - IGAB Atrium
  • June 6 - IGAB Atrium
  • June 20 - Grad Club
  • July 4 - IGAB Atrium
  • July 18 - IGAB Atrium
  • August 1 - IGAB Atrium
  • Please note:  location and themes for Global Café are tentative and may change depending on weather. The alternate location for events affected by weather will be the IGAB Atrium unless otherwise posted.
  • Join our Global Café Facebook Group online to learn more about the weekly topics, themes, and activities planned as well as connect with other Global Cafe participants


Western is committed to accessibility for persons with disabilities. Please contact us in advance if you have any particular accommodation requirements.