A celebration of cultures

International flagsGlobal Connections, SMU’s international organization for students, celebrates the many cultures and more than 90 countries represented on campus with International Night Mar. 19.

Set for 6 to 9 p.m. in the Hughes-Trigg Student Center ballrooms, the event includes food from Dallas’ ethnic restaurants and professional performers from Turkey, Spain, Argentina and China. SMU’s international students also have been invited to perform and provide cultural displays about their home countries.

“The entire campus community is invited to International Night to celebrate and learn more about the incredible diversity at this University,” says Kellen Correia, assistant director at SMU’s International Center, noting that last year’s event drew more than 100 students, faculty and staff members.

The $5 admission price covers food, drinks and entertainment. For more information, contact the International Center at 8-4475.