International festival March 22

From traditional foods to lively entertainment, students from various countries at the George Warren Brown School of Social Work will offer a taste of their homelands at the 15th annual International Festival beginning at 5 p.m. Sunday, March 22, in Lab Science Building, Room 300.

The event, which is open to the public, begins with an international banquet and art exhibition.

This year’s theme is “The Cultural Express.”

“The International Festival brings our social work community together by celebrating all different cultures and traditions,” said second-year social work student Krista Rux, co-chair of the 2009 International Festival committee.

The entertainment, which includes dance, song and poetry from numerous countries, starts at 7:30 p.m.

Admission for the entire event is $2.

For more information and to purchase a ticket, e-mail one of the co-chairs at:;;; or