TORONTO HOSTS INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS FESTIVAL

Do you know why EC Toronto’s students love studying here so much ? They study English but they have the opportunity to experience lots of different culture all in the same city!

Toronto is a melting pot of people coming from all over the world, and it is one of the best places to be if you are interested in learning various aspects of different cultures. A large number of newcomers in Toronto is International students, and every one of them makes a significant contribution to the economic and cultural development of the city. EC Toronto students, you are part of this group of people the city wants to celebrate!

Toronto is awareof how important you are for its cultural development, and this week-end it is ready to celebrate your presence here with a big open party!

The International Students Festival will take place on September 28, 2013 at David Pecaut Square, 55 John Street (next to Roy Thomson Hall).

International students, their friends and families, institutional staff and foreign dignitaries will all attend this event.

It is a great opportunity to meet new friends and to find out about Canadian colleges and universities:  York University, University of Toronto, Seneca and Georgian College are only few of the many academic partners attending the event and they are waiting for you, EC’s students!

The Performance Schedule for the day here below:

12:40 p.m.   Amanie (Sudanese pop)
1:00 p.m.     Aboriginal Welcome Ceremony
1:15 p.m.     Diversity of Nations Fashion Exhibition
1:45 p.m.     Opening remarks
2:05 p.m.     Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders of Canada
2:20 p.m.     Student Excellence Awards presentation
3:05 p.m.     Bollywood Dance Performance by D-T International Inc.
3:15 p.m.     Prize Draw #1
3:30 p.m.     Alpha Rhythm (West African drums)
3:45 p.m.     SamulNori Canada Performance
4:10 p.m.     Tom Grosset (World’s Fastest Drummer)
4:25 p.m.     Samba Squad
4:40 p.m.     Closing Remarks & Prize Draw #2
5:00 p.m.     Northern Legs Southern Fists (Kung Fu, Dragon and Lion Dance)
5:35 p.m.     Oyane (Haitian soul/pop)
5:55 p.m.     Maccie Paquette Band

 

Don’t lose this great opportunity, EC Toronto students!!!

See you there!

September 28, 2013, 1 – 5 p.m. David Pecaut Square

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