The University Record, January 29, 2001

Fair offers glimpse of different cultures

Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2001: Commitment and Renewal
For more coverage of MLK events, click here.
Anongnat ‘Annie’ Somwangthanaroj, a graduate student in engineering from Bangkok, Thailand, shows two visitors to the North Campus Cultural Fair a Thai calendar. Somwangthanaroj told visitors about the Thailand display at the Jan. 18 fair.

Sponsored by the College of Engineering, American Society for Engineering Education and the Society of Minority Engineering Students-Graduate, the fair featured booths on different nationalities and cultures. Displays featured maps, art, food, performances and more. A Martin Luther King Jr. Talent Showcase followed the fair.

Photo by Paul Jaronski, U-M Photo Services