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Multicultural Festival

The University of West Georgia Office of Institutional Diversity (OID) and Anthropology Department are pleased to announce the first Multicultural Festival. This year's theme is Multicultural Partnership in Action.

The Multicultural Festival (one of OID’s signature programs) will celebrate cultural diversity on campus as well as various external multicultural communities. Join us on March 18 as the campus comes alive with groups performing a range of dance, music, poetry and story-telling. The Festival is scheduled from Noon until 5 p.m. in the Campus Center Ball Room. Schedule performances include:
 Performer  Time of Performance
Omarie Mann - DJ 12 Noon - 5:00 p.m.
Art Student Union - Paint Like Pollock Booth 12 Noon - 5:00 p.m. 
Gerald Byrd - Artist (Display) 12 Noon - 5:00 p.m.
 Lee-Jan,  Jan - Artist (Display) 12 Noon - 5:00 p.m.
Chin Lion Dance - Gary Mitchell, Chin Hong School of Kung Fu 12:45 p.m.
& 2:45 p.m.
Carrollton Creative Writers Club
Poetry - Dr. Shirley Garrett
Fiction - Tonya Gray
Poetry - Joe Byrd
Poetry - Eleanor Hoomes
1:00 p.m. -
2:30 p.m.
Montrell McClendon, Saxophonist
Presentation on Japanese Kimono - Laura Shea, Kimono USA
Xiaoheng Wang - Chinese Erhu
3:00 p.m. -
3:45 p.m.
Native American Dance - Joey Pierce & Janell Wilder
Native American Preservations Association
3:45 p.m. -
4:00 p.m
(Patio of the Campus Center)
Closing 4:00 p.m. -
5:00 p.m.
For additional information call the Office of Institutional Diversity: 678-839-5400