FAYETTE, Iowa (April 11, 2014) – The Upper Iowa University Center for International Education will host the annual International Culture Night on April 22.
To the theme, "Discover Diversity," the evening will feature world music and dance performances by UIU international students and a sampling of international cuisine from 16 countries.
"Many of our international students will be dressed in the traditional clothing of their country, and there will be amazing performances from all over the world," said Leah Bilby, assistant director of international services and recruitment. "The event will give guests an enjoyable opportunity to learn more about different cultures. It's going to be a great night!"
International Culture Night will be from 6 to 9 p.m., Tuesday, April 22, in the Student Center Ballrooms on the second level of the UIU Student Center. The event is free to the public. Goodwill donations may be made to the Polaris Project, an initiative to end human trafficking.
Upper Iowa University is among the most diverse campuses in Iowa, with 30 nations represented among UIU students.
For information about the event, contact Bilby at firstname.lastname@example.org or 563-425-5251.
About Upper Iowa University Founded in 1857, Upper Iowa University is a private, not-for-profit university providing undergraduate and graduate degree programs to more than 6,200 students – nationally and internationally – at its Fayette campus and learning centers worldwide. Upper Iowa University is a recognized innovator in offering accredited, quality programs through flexible, multiple delivery systems, including online and self-paced degree program. With a focus on developing leaders and lifelong learners, UIU provides dual enrollment programs for high school students as well as continuing education and professional development opportunities for learners of any age. For more information, visit www.uiu.edu.
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