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Students to Celebrate International Week with Diverse Performance
HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 16, 2012 â€“ Students in High Point Universityâ€™s International Club will offer a culturally diverse show that includes singing, dancing and instrumental performances. The International Show will take place at 7 p.m. on Nov. 30 in the Extraordinaire Cinema. It is free and open to the public.
Performances will include international dance styles such as Latin and Middle Eastern, as well as different musical performances in English, French, Portuguese, Arabic and much more.
The concert is one of several events that the International Club is holding during the week of Nov. 26-30 to promote diversity and global awareness on campus. Other events include international coffee, food and dessert tastings, an international soccer tournament and a documentary screening for â€śLas Abuelas de Plaza de Mayo.â€ť They will also hold several fundraisers to aid children with terminal illnesses.
â€śOur international students will be celebrating their cultures while exposing other students to new worlds during International Week,â€ť says Mariana Silva, Portuguese and Spanish instructor and adviser to the student organization.
Parking will be available for the public in the Norcross Graduate School lot.