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Virtual Iftar: come dine with us! – Posted 16 April 2021

Student representatives from the Bristol Islamic Society, Muslim Medic and Black Muslim Society joined staff from Student Inclusion to talk about what the month of Ramadan means to them.

‘It’s an exciting opportunity for anyone at the University’: Isobel Edmondson on Language Café sessions – Posted 3 February 2021

Second-year student, Isobel, tells us what she loves about coming to Global Lounge Language Café sessions and what makes them different from other virtual events.

Diwali celebration – Posted on 13

Students from the Hindu society share how they celebrate the festival of lights with friends and family during a virtual Diwali celebration.

Day of the Dead – Posted on 4

The Mexican Culture Society explore and celebrate this iconic annual festivity, with guest speakers delivering live and interactive presentations from both the UK and Mexico!

Ramadan Kareem 2020: celebrate and learn – Posted on

Global Lounge’s first-ever digital event covers the challenges of life in lockdown during Ramadan, with student and staff guest speakers.

Global Carnival 2020 – Posted 24 March 2020

An annual showcase of dance and music performances, organised by the Global Lounge in collaboration with Bristol Students’ Union and International Students’ Network.

A Glimpse into the World of Indian Dance – Posted 19 March 2020

Students and staff come together for the first big Global Lounge event of 2020; a Glimpse into the World of Indian Dance curated by postgraduate students – and professional dancers – Aditya and Deepa.