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MACC Celebrates Intn'l Ed Week

11/18/14

It's International Education week at MACC! Don't miss these events:

November 20
Global Taste @ Columbia Center Rm 14 – 12:30-1:45pm
Displays, Food, Costumes & Activities representing 9 different religions by students in Dr. Mummert's Religions of the World Class.

Taste of the World @ Main Campus – 5-7PM
International students will share pictures and food and Turkmenistan students will be performing traditional Turkmen dances. The event will also include a raffle of various items from around the world and other goodies. (*See below for basket contents.) Tickets are $1.00 each at the event and the drawing for the basket will be at 6:30pm. You do not have to be present to win.

November 21
Documentary Kumare @ Columbia Campus Rm 146 – 3 pm
A documentarian poses as a Hindu Guru teaching yoga and meditation; after attracting a devoted following he then informs his disciples that they themselves are their own Guru. This film is 90 minutes long and there will be a 30 minute discussion afterwards.

Dinner @ The India Kitchen in Columbia, located on Broadway & Hitt – 6 pm
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*RAFFLE ITEMS

  • From the Philippines: A Handcrafted Paper Giraffe Ornament ($6.00)
  • From Italy: A Handcrafted Glass Dove Ornament ($10.00)
  • From China: A Porcelain Soup Bowl ($6.00)
  • From Bethlehem: A Hand Carved Nativity Scene Olive Wood Carving ($12.00)
  • From Germany: An Original German Christmas Pickle Ornament (there is a traditional story $8.00) and; A Handmade Wooden Santa Decoration ($6.00)
  • From Turkey: A Handcrafted Decorative Egg ($8.00) and an "Evil Eye" Tea Towel ($3.00)
  • From Indonesia: A 5.25 OZ Bag Of Ginger Candy ($2.50)
  • From America: An All Original Americana Country Roots Band CD Big Red Sky ($5.00)
  • French: red rasp berry and pomegranate jelly ($5.00)
  • Moroccan sardines ($3.00)
  • Italian Basil Fettuccine with sauce ($11.50)
  • $15.00 gift certificate to El Vaquero
  • China Garden: two free lunch buffets ($17.00)
  • Brazil: University of Fortaleza bag (no value given)
  • And From Our Very Own MACC Campus: One MACC Campus Book Bag and Two MACC T-Shirts
  • Plus From Various Places: "Deer In The Headlights" Game And A Jamaica Themed Monkey Plush Toy (various amounts)
  • And the basket itself is from Vietnam (literally handmade and distributed by Dannyseo) ($15.00)

 

 

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