Celebrating Africa features song, dance, cuisine and fashion
February 20, 2012 Students, faculty, staff and local community guests gathered Feb. 20 in Decker Forum for the second annual Celebrating Africa event. Kwei Maduot-Parek ’12 of Sudan, and president of the Sophisticated Ladies student club, coordinated the program that featured dance, poetry reading, video presentation, trivia contest and a fashion show – all to promote greater understanding and awareness of the multi-cultural traditions and pride of this continent’s peoples. The dinner buffet featured fried plantains. jollof rice, kofta and stuffed peppers.