World Showcase Proposal World Showcase Proposal Each semester, the International House co-hosts a World Showcase week with 3 countries or cultures. Each country/culture has 3 events which includes the following: Cooking Demonstration, International Coffeehouse, and the Culture Night. All funding for these events is covered by the International House. Use this form to submit a proposal for the World Showcase. Remember, we have many countries and cultures to consider and only 3 selections each semester. Priority is given based on the following: 1. Commitment by students to be involved and present for the week of events 2. Availability of resources to adequately highlight that country or culture 3. Participation of students, faculty, and staff from that country or culture. *This form is not intended for students to suggest countries or cultures that may be interesting. It should be used by individuals from that country/culture indicating that they would like to share their culture with others and that they have cultural resources to help. For additional information or questions, contact Lauren Jacobs at firstname.lastname@example.org. Contact Person* First Last Contact Person's Phone Number* Contact Person's Email* Classification* Forms must be submitted by a member of the UT campus community, preferably by a currently enrolled student. Please indicate which describes you. UT Student UT Staff Member UT Faculty Member Group Information* What group is submitting this proposal? UT Registered Student Organization UT Academic Department UT International Students (not a registered organization) Group Description Please indicate the name of your organization or department. What country or culture are you proposing?* Semester* For which semester are you proposing this country? Fall 2017 Spring 2018 Cultural Resources* Please indicate what resources you have to support this World Showcase. Please indicate how many individuals (staff, students, faculty) will be available to assist with planning and preparations AND how many of these individuals are actually from that country or culture. Do you have access to cultural items (clothing, instruments, authentic items)? Please give as much detail as possible. Specific Programming Ideas* What ideas do you have for interesting programs, presentations, demonstrations, etc?