March 3, 2004
04-21

Charles Harmon Director of University Relations

Valdosta State University international students to participate inthirteenth annual City of Valdosta International Fair

The thirteen annual City of Valdosta International Fair will take place on Saturday, March 6, 2004 from 10:00 am until 2:00 pm at the Colonial Mall Valdosta in the open area in front of the Belk store. The International Fair is a community-wide event celebrating the diversity of cultures and countries represented in the Valdosta area.

International students from Valdosta State University and students from local schools will provide displays and performances based on the cultures of many countries. This year about 30 international students representing 20 different countries will participate in the Fair. The program featuring Asian, African, Belizean, and Turkmen performances starts at 12:00 Noon.

The Valdosta International Fair is a wonderful opportunity to meet people from different parts of the world and learn about their countries. All events at the Fair are free and open to the public.

For more information, please contact the VSU Center for International Programs at 333-7410 or Irina McClellan at ibmcclel@valdosta.edu.