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International Buddies

International Buddies

304 Fairchild Hall
Kansas State University
Manhattan, KS 66506


International Buddies

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The International Buddies Program pairs local K-State students, staff, and community members with international students, scholars and family members. Once paired, Buddies meet regularly to learn about each others' cultures, customs, and explore Manhattan & K-State.


YOU ARE:Sign up to be an International Buddy        Sign up to be an Local Buddy

 The International Buddies Program is a one semester commitment during which you are asked to meet with your buddy one hour a week.

Benefits Things to do
  • Meet a new friend in Manhattan
  • Attend International Buddies events
  • Learn about your Buddy's country, culture and language
  • Go for coffee
  • Improve your language skills
  • Work out or exercise
  • Add a cross-cultural component to your K-State experience
  • Go to sporting events
  • Build your resume
  • Study
  • Explore Manhattan!
(Even the locals haven't seen it all)
  • Try local restaurants

Upcoming Events

April 3rd: Carnival of Masks - 5:30PM - Courtyard, downstairs Student Union
 February 7th: Meet your buddy! - 5:30PM - Ball Room, Student Union

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