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Thomas College students to host International Harvest Festival on Nov. 29

Community Author: MacKenzie Riley Young
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Contact: pr@thomas.edu
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WATERVILLE — Dances, food, music and fashion show will be on display at Thomas College’s International Club’s Harvest festival at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 29, at Thomas College, Summit Room.

Students from the International Club at Thomas College will be hosting their annual International Harvest Festival.The event’s goal is to showcase the diversity on campus and in the community. There will be poetry, music, dance, food from different countries, and a fashion show.

“This event brings faculty, staff, students, and the outside community together,” said Alisha Baral, current student from Nepal and International Club President. “Our main aim is to appreciate and recognize the variety of individuals and their culture through the festival.”

 

About Thomas College: Celebrating its 125th anniversary, Thomas College offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in programs ranging from business, entrepreneurship, and technology, to education, criminal justice, and psychology. Its Guaranteed Job Program, the first of its kind in the nation, is built on students’ academic, career, and leadership preparation. Thomas is also home to the Harold Alfond Institute for Business Innovation and the Center for Innovation in Education. In 2017, Money Magazine ranked Thomas 23rd of all colleges and universities in the country for adding the most value to their degrees, and data reported by the New York Times ranks Thomas in the top 15 percent of all higher education institutions in the U.S. for upward mobility of its graduates. For more information, visit www.thomas.edu or contact MacKenzie Riley Young at rileym@thomas.edu or 207-859-1313.