Tyler Junior College

TJC International Day

International Day

Come and celebrate International Day at Tyler Junior College with cultural exhibitions, international music, entertainment, food fair, and arts and crafts from countries all around the world!

FREE ADMISSION!

International Day Celebration and Exhibition & Passport Day

Tuesday, April 14, 2015, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Rogers Student Center

International Day Schedule of Events

8:00

Exhibition Opens …………………………..with music from around world

9:00

Musical Shows ................................................................. Arts with a Mission

9:30

Native American Dance ……………………………. Joe Martinez

9:45

Sisters of the Dance (Belly) ......................................... Karri Duke

10:10

Live S@x ………………………………………………….. Sean Fuller

10:15

Tae Kwon Do Demo ............................................................ Max Nash

10:25

Worlds of Wonder Magic Show (Act I) ………………………………………………….. David Gish

10:45

Rajasthani Folk Dance of India...................... Rachael Dickson

10:55

Contemporary Dance Troupe (Act I) ……………………………… Molly Roberts

11:10

Italian Rock Opera ………………………. Armand and Angelina

11:25

Exhibition Opening Ceremony

11:30 

National Anthem..............................Dr. Otils Webster, Psychology Professor

Recitation of Dr. Martin L. King's Speech....................Bishop Nick. R. McGrew 

11:35

Presentation of the Governor's Proclamation and Introduciton of Guest of Honor..........Dr. Mike Metke, President of TJC


Special Remarks.............................Gues of Honor, Honorable Martin Heines, Mayor of Tyler

11:50

Harmony and Understanding ..............................Andrea Tent, Director

12:20

Belly Dance ......................................Amber McDowell

12:35

Contemporary Dance Troupe (Act I) ............. Molly Roberts

1:00

Foxy Metke's Dance, Singing and Reading Shows.........Mrs. Donna Metke

1:20

Live S@x ………………………………………………….. Sean Fuller

1:35

International Fashion Show and Group Pictures ............... students and community members (If you are wearing anything special for International Day, feel free to come to the stage.)

1:45

Native American Flute ................................................................. Armand and Angelina

2:05

Rajasthani Folk Dance of India .................................................................. Rachael Dickson

2:20

Worlds of Wonder Magic Show (Act II) ............................................................David Gish

2:35

Rockies 'N Ropers Dance Club.............................. Michael Martin

2:50

Belly Dance ……………………..Amber McDowell

3:00

Tae Kwon Do Demo ................................................................... Max Nash

3:10

Ndagga Dance (Gambia) .................................... Mary Mendy

4:00

Hearth Throbbers Jump Rope………………………….… Team Tracy Berg, Coach

4:15

Apache Pan Ensemble ................................................................. Tom McGowan, Director

4:30

Rockies 'N Ropers Dance Club.............................. Michael Martin

5:00

Adjournment

Country Exhibits:

There will be over forty country and some other educational exhibits. Examples are: Australia, Azerbaijan, Korea, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Japan, China, Spain, Mexico, Iran, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Turkey, Russia, India, Greece, Kenya, Thailand, Palestine, Pakistan, Philippines, Colombia, Germany, Spain, Italy, Scotland, the U.S.A. ... American Deaf Culture, Literacy Council, Native Americans, Black Art, and Public Health District among many others.

U.S. Post Office will have a table with passport applications. You may apply for your passport or renew it.

Short URL to this page: www.tjc.edu/InternationalDay

International Day Contact

Dr. Manoucher Khosrowshahi

Email: mkho@tjc.edu

Telephone: 903-510-2279

9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Rogers Student Center