Issues with reading our newsletter? View it as a webpage in your browser.

2023 Board Updates

Welcome new board members and 2023 executive committee!

The International Center is delighted to announce Nicholas Chemali, Vice President of Pricing & Market Access - International at Eli Lilly and Company, and Hilary Kahn, Associate Vice Chancellor for International Affairs at IUPUI, as the newest members of the board of directors in 2023. Welcome, Nicholas and Hilary!


Additionally, the board elected new officers for 2023, including Sarah Iglehart as the incoming board chair, beginning January 1, 2023.

Read the full release

Support The Center

Consider giving to The Center this holiday season by sharing your time, talent or treasure!

Share your TIME:

Become a volunteer like Arwa, who hosted one of our 2022 IVLP groups for a dinner at her home - with guests from Boliva 🇧🇴, Costa Rica 🇨🇷, Guatemala 🇬🇹, Mexico 🇲🇽, Paraguay 🇵🇾, & Venezuela 🇻🇪!

Share a meal with an international visitor as a Home Hospitality Host volunteer.

Share your TALENT:

Change how you interact with your colleagues at home and abroad with our cultural communication training - or apply for the 2023 Morris Series cohort, a five-month leadership development program.

Increase your cultural communication skills with our workshops and programs.

Share your TREASURE:

Our Festival Fund celebrates a culturally diverse Indiana through grants for internationally focused events. Your gift of just $25 a month will help us fund an event's cultural performances or eliminate their ticket fees.

Give a recurring gift to The Center to support cultural and international events.

Hoosier History Live

Don't miss your chance to learn more about the international history of Indiana this weekend! President & CEO Martin Baier and former executive director Caterina Cregor Blitzer are featured guests for a special radio show, "Evolution of foreign-born Hoosiers and The International Center: 50 Years."

Tune in on December 3 at 12 p.m. to WICR 88.7 FM or visit the Hoosier History Live website!

HHL-generic-newsletter-banner-higher-res image
Learn more

Holiday Office Hours

The International Center's office will be closed from December 23 until January 3 so that our team may enjoy the holiday season with their families.


See you in 2023! 

Upcoming International Events

Is your event missing from our calendar? Submit it!

Holiday Bazaar 

December 3

2-8 p.m.


Global Village

Welcome Center

4233 Lafayette Road

Indianapolis, IN

Sankt image

Sankt Nikolaus Festival


December 4

1 - 4 p.m.



401 E Michigan Street

Indianapolis, IN

welcome-home-documentary-640x340 image

Welcome Home

Film Screening


December 13

6 - 7:45 p.m.


Indianapolis Central Library

40 East Saint Clair Street

Indianapolis, IN

Thanks to our Center Emissaries!

Interested in becoming a Global Society Corporate Partner

Learn more about sponsorship benefits.

Ball-State-Logo-637x705 image
Indy-Chamber image
Butler-University image
PSE_Logo_Lockup_Stacked_SubBrands_OnLight_FC-01-705x529 image
IEDC image
PNC-705x319 image

Keep Up With The Center

Facebook  Instagram  LinkedIn  Twitter

(317) 955-5150