International Students At Concord University Hosting Annual Banquet

For Immediate Release: 
Apr 06 2016

CONTACT:  Sarah Dalton

Concord University

Office of Advancement

(304) 384-6312,         




ATHENS, W.Va. – International students at Concord University will host the 15th annual International Banquet on Sunday, April 10, 2016.  The event will be held in the Ballroom of the Jerry and Jean Beasley Student Center and begins at 6 p.m.

Guests will have the opportunity to experience multiple cultures in one setting. Students from 32 countries will showcase their native countries through cultural dances, songs, and other performances. During the fashion show, they will display traditional clothes from their native countries. The meal will feature 19 international dishes.

The banquet is open to Concord faculty, staff and students and the local community. Advance reservations are necessary. Cost to attend the event is $15. CU students may attend for $7. For additional information and to make reservations contact Chad Parsons at or 304-384-6024.




Persons with disabilities should contact Nancy Ellison, 1-304-384-6086 or 1-800-344-6679 extension 6086

if special assistance is required for access to an event scheduled by the University on campus.