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Shopping Trip to A Dong Supermarket


Buy tasty snacks with Xian Hui Ang ’15:

A Dong is the nearest Asian grocery store to Wesleyan. If you are craving for some Asian food and snacks, you would NOT want to miss out on a bus trip to this paradise located at West Hartford.

The bus departs from Usdan at 10:00 AM and returns at 1:10 PM. Tickets are on sale at the Box Office until September 12. This trip is organized by PANGEA, Wesleyan’s International Student Organization.

Date: Saturday, September 13
Time: 10:00 AM – 1:10 PM
Place: Departs from Usdan
Cost: $7 at the Box Office
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International Mingling Session


Xian Hui Ang ’15 wants your presence!

PANGEA, Wesleyan’s International Student Association, is organizing a mingling session for ALL international students! Come join us to meet new faces, and to find out more about PANGEA — its presence on campus and recruitment process for this new academic year. Finger food will be served.

Date: Friday, September 5th
Time: 8pm – 9:30pm
Place: Allbritton 311

PANGEA x Wes Football

PANGEA writes in:

Like football?
Interested in Asian cultures?
Want free food?

Come and join us on Tuesday, April 15 at Usdan 110 to learn more about Football and how to make sushi & spring rolls!

Indian food will be served!
Check out the Facebook event for more details.

Date: TODAY, April 15
Time: 6:00PM – 7:00PM
Place: Usdan 110
Cost: FREE

PANGEA Presents: International Food Fair

From Eki Ramadhan ’16:

 Come have Sunday brunch at this  year’s International Food Fair and
feast on food from different  cultures!

Banana bread, egg rolls, Japanese  curry, liang pi, papdi chaat,
scallion pancakes

2 dishes: $5
3 dishes: $7
Vegetarian options available!
Cuisine prepared by:
• Chinese Cultural Club
• Korean Students Association
• Shakti
• Vietnamese Students Association

All proceeds go to SHOFCO!

Event supported by the Office of International Student Affairs.

Date: Sunday, March 30th
Time: 11:00AM – 2:00PM
Place: Exley lobby
Cost: 2 dishes: $5; 3 dishes: $7

Wesleyan World Food Fair (with Brighter Dawns and SHOFCO!) This Saturday

Come have Saturday Brunch at this year’s Wesleyan World Food Fair and feast on food from different cultures!

Proceeds go to Brighter Dawns and SHOFCO.

  • Date: April 7, Saturday
  • Time: 11:30am – 2pm
  • Place: Beckham Hall
  • Cost: $1/$2/$3 depending on dish (Vegan and Vegetarian options too)
  • Facebook: Event

Pre-sales tickets at Usdan Lunch and Dinner – spend $5, get $6 of tickets!

Spend $5 and get entered into a raffle for gift cards!

Tickets also available at the door.

Click past the jump for a list of food that will appear at the fair:

Vietnamese Dinner & Movie Night

PANGEA, Wesleyan World Wednesdays, and VSA present Vietnamese dinner & movie night. VSA will serve homemade Vietnamese food. PANGEA and Wesleyan World Wednesdays will screen “Journey From the Fall”, an award-winning movie about the untold stories of Southern Vietnamese after the fall of Saigon. Proceeds will go to East Meets West Foundation to help rural villages in South East Asia.

For a full menu of food and more information, read past the jump:

Sushi Making

Show up at Usdan today and be prepared to learn, make and eat sushi! Event is brought to you by PANGEA and J-Hall.

  • Date: Today, Sunday, February 27
  • Time: 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
  • Place: Usdan
  • Cost: Free!

Pangea Night Market

Aditi Shivaramakrishnan ’12 writes:

PANGEA Night Market – your favorite springtime end-of-semester staple – is back!

Come enjoy this authentic open-air market featuring delicious snacks from around the world and live entertainment, proudly brought to you by Wesleyan student groups.

Bring cash! All profits will go to SEALNet‘s summer projects in Southeast Asia.

Facebook event here.

Date:    April 30
Time:    6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Place:    Usdan Courtyard (Beckham Hall if it rains)

BECK Book Drive

I’m loving all these opportunities to help out lately! This one comes from Aditi Shivaramakrishnan ’12 for PANGEA:

PANGEA, Wesleyan’s international student organisation, is helping to organise a Book Drive for the Bursary for Economically Challenged Kids. BECK provides financial assistance to academically-talented children in Chitungwiza, Zimbabwe who lack the means to attend primary and secondary school.

As a means of generating money for the BECK Donation Fund, Portia Chipendo ’09 and Akosua Nti ’09 are collecting books from various schools, which will be sold on Amazon. Profits from the sales of these books will go directly to funding the
tuition of children in BECK.

You can drop off your books at conveniently located boxes throughout the campus. All the best with finals and we look forward to your contributions!

Date: Dec. 11 – Dec. 18
Time: 12:00 AM – 8:00 AM
Place: Boxes are at Usdan, Sci Li, Olin, outside Pi, Weshop, PAC lab, Fisk (LRC Lab), Summerfields, Clark, Fauver

Here’s the facebook event. Keep up the good work, Wesleyan!

International Food Fair tomorrow at Psi U

James Wong ’11 writes:

Ladies and gentlemen, the time has come… for the annual INTERNATIONAL FOOD FAIR. We guarantee to quench your thirst for cultural exchange, as well as Bobo tea.

Date: Saturday, Nov. 8
Time: 6:00 – 8:00 PM
Place: Psi U
Cost: $2