2011.02.17 > For Immediate Release
contact: Charley Reed - University Relations
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Meet the world at International Cultural Fair and the 39th International Banquet
Omaha - University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) International Student Services (ISS), a UNO Student Government agency, is hosting the Annual International Cultural Fest.
The International Fest includes the International Cultural Fair, on March 3, and International Banquet, on March 12. The International Cultural Fair, on Thursday, March 3, is open to public from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Nebraska Room of the Milo Bail Student Center (MBSC) on campus. The event unites more than 15 international groups to celebrate their unique customs, pictures, cultural remembrances and languages.
The 39th International Banquet will take place the following week on Saturday, March 12, starting at 6 p.m. in MBSC Ballroom. A dance will follow the banquet and run until midnight. The International Banquet will feature authentic international cuisine, a popular cultural dance and fashions from other countries. Formal attire is expected for the event.
Tickets for the banquet are now on sale in the MBSC Business Office and cost $10 for UNO students; $17 for faculty and staff; $12 for Children under age ten and $25 for the public. This event is expected to sell out so those who plan to attend are encouraged to purchase their tickets early.
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