News: Global Village Festival

Global Village Festival

09/22/2013

Global Village Festival

The Department was represented at the Second Global Village Festival in Lock 3 on September 14, 2013.  Organized by, among others,  the City of Akron, International Institute of Akron, and Akron International Friendship, the event’s purpose is to celebrate global diversity of the area and to unite people from all cultures.  Jean-Pierre Iskandar, French major and Spanish minor, native speaker of Arabic, helped Maria Adamowicz-Hariasz to introduce basic phrases in French, Spanish and Arabic to the public visiting the venue’s “language tent.”