Join Us for International Day

Join Us for International Day

Each year students, faculty, and staff come together to celebrate the various cultures and different countries around the world that are represented here at Langston University. This year we will continue this tradition and celebrate on Thursday, October 12, 2017. 

There are many ways to get involved in this special event.

  • Join your fellow students and campus colleagues in celebrating International Day by wearing garments that reflect your heritage throughout the day.
  • This year before the program, we will hold a campus walk to allow members of the community to carry their culture's respective flags.
  • This will be a way to further celebrate the different cultures within Langston University community. 
  • Those who would like to participate in the Campus Walk of Honor will meet in front of Page Hall at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, October 12, 2017, and the group will depart at 11:15 a.m.
  • The group will walk around campus and converge at the C.F. Gayles Atriumfor the flag raising ceremony. 
  • We are asking for volunteers to help set up. We are also asking members of the community to serve.  as a flag bearer to hold the flag that represents their country during the campus walk. 
  • Members of the community are also encouraged to participate in the program by showcasing artifacts from their country at a booth or by performing traditional dances, songs, and music.
  • For those who would like to submit an audition to perform, please submit a 1-2 minute video of your performance with your participation form via email by Monday, October 9, 2017.

It is not too late to participate, if you are interested in providing a booth, serve as a flag bearer in the campus walk, or volunteer, please fill out this form and submit it via email to cgray@langston.edu by Monday, October 9, 2017.

All members of the LU community are encouraged to participate in the Campus Walk of Honor and the program. We want to encourage you to take the opportunity to attend this exciting event that highlights so many cultural and historical backgrounds.

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