MATTOON -- Lake Land College students from varying nations learned about other cultures during the International Student Club’s annual Show ‘N Tell event celebrating International Education Week.
Students from Taiwan, Turkey, Colombia, China and Democratic Republic of Congo all came out to display cultural mementos.
Attendees of the event had their names spelled out in Chinese calligraphy by a student from Hong Kong. Several students brought in examples of currency from their countries, so others were able to see and feel pieces from all over the world.
The International Student Club organizes and supports activities that represents members who are from diverse countries. The International Student Club focuses on helping international and exchange student integrate into their new school, student body and community by providing endless opportunities to enrich their living and learning experience while studying at Lake Land. There are about 50 international students at Lake Land College this year.
To learn more about the International Studies Program, call 217-234-5382 or visit lakelandcollege.edu/international/.