International night a celebration of different cultures
- Published: March 26, 2014
Lakeland College will celebrate the 30-plus countries that call the college’s main campus home during its annual International Night, Tuesday, April 8.
The event, which is free and open to the public, will be held in the Bradley Theatre beginning at 7:30 p.m. The event is hosted by the Lakeland College Global Student Association.
Alice AntwiAsimeng, president of the Global Student Association, said the evening includes songs, dances, demonstrations, presentations, displays of traditional clothing from various countries and more. Students from China, Japan, South Korea, a Latin American group featuring students from Peru, Puerto Rico, and Columbia, an African student group featuring students from Ghana, Nigeria, Kenya, Cameroon and the Ivory Coast will be featured.
There will also be an international fashion show where different countries will showcase their traditional attire.
Noon Day, an organization that sells jewelry from all over the world, will also be part of the celebration. After the event, there will be a short video about Noon Day and their global initiative. A small stand outside the theatre will have sales of jewelry from Pakistan, Africa, India and other countries. Find out more about Noon Day at http://www.noondaycollection.com/.