"MUVUCA - The Carnival of Cultures"

Saturday, March 7th, 2009 - This is the title of University of Nebraska at Omaha's
 37th Annual International Banquet, held 6:30 pm, at The Milo Bail Student Center
 ballroom.  Enjoyed this Carnival of Cultures worldwide through Food, international
 Student talentsand fashions.  An Artist made Impression Sketch of each act.  
Banqent Program Front Ballywood dance - in the Talent Show Holding  Impression Sketchs of talent show acts

The  MBSC Atrium International Flags Display - Clockwise from South / the Stairway Down

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  Some thumbnail are displayed out of order for better presentation.

Before the Banquet -
in the Ballroom Bandquet Ticket

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Early Arriver Taking Tickets Laos Dancer Nepal Student Mixed Saudi Arabia

The Banquet begins

 Greeting & Dinner  Top fo the Banquet Menu
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Menu & Program
for everyone
Mistress & Master of Ceremonies
Ayaka Fukuzaki & Junior Chongo
Stari Tangeman &
Martt Nelson
ISS Advisor
Erin Cron
ISS Director
Gabriel Earl
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Coxinha De Galinha
Dinner Music by Nepal Rock Band
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The Buffet Lines My Table MY Dinner

On Stage
- Artist Gerand Pefung made real-time impression sketch of every Act.

The Talent Show  The Carnival of Cultures Rays
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Latin America: Merengue & Bachata China: Pianist ... ... impression
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Laos: Festival Dance ... as Art > Sigma Lambda-Beta Latin Fraternity:
The Stoll ...
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... preserved Africa (Cameroon, Nigeria, Tago, Kenya, Ghana, & Zambia): Mix dance
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Iran:Persian dance.... ... Interpreted Oman: "I love my country" traditional dance  ... Stylized
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Nepal: Napali folk dance ... ... impressed Saudi Arabia: Traditional Dance...
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... off stage .... (Continues) and in art India: Ballywood dance ....
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 Continues .... ... in a sketch Benin: Benin dance
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Japan: Yosokai Traditional Dance.... ... impression  
The Fashion Show  The Carnival of Cultures Rays
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Oman India? Vietnam Laos  
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Africa? Iran Saudi Arabia Nepal Japan  
Banquet Art Gerand's Artest Pallet Group Photo
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 Impression Sketch of each Act
by the Artist Gerand Pefung

Fast Video Sweep
Impression Sketch P3071279
Impression Sketches thumbnail above are shown in order Sketches were drawn. Saudi Arabia

Select International Students

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Abel Djencoh - Chad Wei Wang - China Wilson Sevgia - Creighton U. student from Panama
  *Note: Picture of webmaster, Steve Adams with Wei Wang and Wilson Sevgi

Previous Year International Banquet;

Hidden Treasures
of the World
IMG_0667 2006
Beauty Across
the Borders
Mar 4th - "Beauty Across the Borders - 59 Pictures 2007
The World
Within Reach
March 3rd - "The World Within Reach" - has 67 photos

"MUVUCA - The Carnival of Cultures"

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