Northwestern to host Ethnic Fair
Wednesday, March 12, 2008
Scheduled from 5 to 8 p.m. in the
“In addition to a celebration of diversity, the Ethnic Fair is a chance for Northwestern’s international students to say thank you to the community for the support and warm welcome we’ve received while attending school so far from home,” says Georgeena Williams, president of the I-Club.
Northwestern’s international students will wear traditional clothes and perform songs and dances from their native countries. The “Chopstick Challenge” will test participants’ dexterity with chopsticks, while children will have the opportunity to make a variety of international crafts. There will also be international flags on display, with presentations about various countries.
Northwestern’s International Club is composed of more than 200 students from Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, China, the Czech Republic, the Dominican Republic,