22nd UMaine Culturefest features food, fashion

Posted Nov. 07, 2009, at 6:04 p.m.

Miriam Baisgaard (left), of Denmark, an international student at Bangor High School, watches as University of Maine business major Faisal Alghamdi (center), of Saudi Arabia, shows Brewer High School international student Alice Ruiu, of Italy, how to wear a traditional head scarf during the University of Maine’s 22nd annual Culturefest, held Saturday at the University of Maine Fieldhouse. The event included food, dance, music and a fashion show featuring traditional clothing from around the world.