Global Week

Global Week

GLOBAL WEEK 2024

Global Week is our annual festival of culture that takes place across our Cambridge & Chelmsford campuses. Join us as we celebrate the brilliant diversity of the ARU community.

 

Upcoming Events
Our Cultural Societies
Global Week Recipes
Global Week Showcase
Photography Competition
Global Week Playlist

Upcoming Events

Global Week 2024: Photography Competition
26th February 9am - 1st March 5pm
Cambridge, Chelmsford & Peterborough Campuses
Chelmsford | Cambridge | Global Week | Peterborough
Global Week 2024: What's On Monday?
26th February 11am - 9pm
Chelmsford, Cambridge and Peterborough campuses
Looking to take part in Global Week? Take a look at some of the events taking part on Monday at ARU!
Chelmsford | Cambridge | ARU Events | Global Week | Daytime Events | Peterborough - Daytime events
Global Week: Peterborough Showcase
26th February noon - 2pm
University House Atrium
Explore cultures from around the world without ever leaving campus.
Global Week | Peterborough
Global Week 2024 - Mehndi Masterclass
26th February 6pm - 8pm
92, Chelmsford
Join us in a Mehndi Masterclass and learn a new skill (or practice one you already know) for Global Week!
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Chelmsford | Global Week | Give It A Go | 92 | Evening | Cultural
Global Week 2024: What's On Tuesday?
27th February 11am - 9pm
Chelmsford and Cambridge campuses
Looking to take part in Global Week? Take a look at some of the events taking part on Tuesday at ARU!
Chelmsford | Cambridge | ARU Events | Global Week | Daytime Events
Global Week 2024 - Face Painting
27th February noon - 2pm
MAB, Chelmsford
Join us and rep your colours for Global Week with our SU face painter!
Chelmsford | Global Week | Give It A Go | 92 | Cultural
Global Week - Afrobeats Dance Class
27th February 5:30pm - 7pm
92, Chelmsford
Join us for a fast paced Afrobeats Dance Class for Global Week!
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Chelmsford | Global Week | 92 | Evening | Cultural
Global Week 2024: Mehndi Masterclass
27th February 6pm - 8pm
SU Space, Cambridge
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Cambridge | Global Week | Evening | Cultural
Global Week 2024: What's On Wednesday?
28th February 11am - 9pm
Chelmsford and Cambridge campuses
Looking to take part in Global Week? Take a look at some of the events taking part on Wednesday at ARU!
Chelmsford | Cambridge | ARU Events | Global Week | Daytime Events
Global Week 2024: What's On Thursday?
29th February 11am - 9pm
Chelmsford and Cambridge campuses
Looking to take part in Global Week? Take a look at some of the events taking part on Thursday at ARU!
Chelmsford | Cambridge | ARU Events | Global Week | Daytime Events
Global Week 2024- Fashion Show
29th February noon - 1:30pm
MABs building
Join us for an afternoon takeover of Global Week as we celebrate the different cultural and traditional fashions of our ARU students.
Chelmsford | Global Week | Daytime Events | Give It A Go
Global Week 2024: International Showcase
29th February 6pm - 9pm
Mumford Theatre
Join us for an evening of performances as we celebrate the different cultures and traditions - presented by students within the ARU community.
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Cambridge | Global Week | Night-time Events
Global Week 2024: What's On Friday?
1st March 11am - 2pm
Chelmsford and Cambridge campuses
Looking to take part in Global Week? Take a look at some of the events taking part on Friday at ARU!
Chelmsford | Cambridge | ARU Events | Global Week | Daytime Events | Peterborough - Daytime events

Our Cultural Societies

Afro Caribbean - Cambridge
Afro Caribbean - Chelmsford
Dil Se Desi - Cambridge
Filipino - Cambridge
Hispanic - Cambridge
Indian - Cambridge
Kerala - Cambridge
Middle Eastern & North African - Chelmsford
Nigerian - Cambridge
Nigerian - Chelmsford
Tamil - Cambridge
Tamil - Chelmsford
 

 

And more...

 

Cultural Recipes

 

Method

Mix flour, oil, egg yolk and salt together to form a dough. Knead for five minutes (add more flour if needed) and then cover and let sit. Meanwhile, cut apples into thin slices. Roll out dough until thin and place onto baking paper on oven tray. Spread crème fraiche onto dough leaving a thin edge. Lay out apples and sprinkle sugar and cinnamon on top. Bake for 10-15 minutes at 220°C.

Ingredients

  • 220g Flour
  • 1/2 tsp Salt
  • 2 tbsp Oil
  • 1 egg yolk
  • 70g Crème Frâiche
  • 2 Apples
  • 3 tbsp Cinnamon
  • 1 tbsp sugar
  • 100ml water

What is it?

Chana masala, also called chole masala, is believed to have originated in northern India. “Chana” means chickpea and “masala” refers to a blend of spices used in Indian cooking. It’s a popular dish throughout India and Pakistan, with recipes varying by region.

 

VP Healthcare Practice, Sharmeen Jawad, loves making this recipe from Minimalist Baker. Click here to find out how you can recreate one of her favourite dishes at home.

Method

Taramosalata Ingredients

  • 150g Fish Roe
  • 400g Stale Bread
  • 1 Small Onion
  • 2 Lemons
  • Olive Oil

 

 

Global Week Song Suggestions

Share your favorite songs for Global Week with us! These songs will then be added to the Global Week playlist.