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  • Date: March 23, 2005
    Media Contact: Elizabeth Homan, 301-251-7970; Steve Simon, 301-251-7952

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    Montgomery College Students to Hold International Fashion Show
    Event Features Clothing, Entertainment From Around the World, April 8

    Montgomery College students dressed in international clothing from countries such as China, Botswana, Jamaica, and Barbados will be walking the runway at a student-run international fashion show on Friday, April 8, at 7 p.m.  The show will be held at Globe Hall, which is located at Montgomery College’s Germantown Campus, High Technology and Science Center, 20200 Observation Drive, Germantown.  Tickets for the fashion show cost $5 for adults and $2 for children age 10 and up.  Children under the age of 10 get in for free.  Proceeds from this event will benefit an after school program for schoolchildren in Jamaica.

     

    The fashion show will begin with a display of traditional clothing from China, Botswana, Zambia, Togo, Anguilla, Jamaica, Barbados, and more.  Students will also model evening wear and all-white clothing from these countries.  In addition, the evening will feature songs and dances performed by Montgomery College students from around the world, including Persian music, African drumming and dancing, and Spanish music.  Light refreshments will be served.

     

    The event is sponsored by the Caribbean Roots Club and the Office of Student Life at Montgomery College’s Germantown Campus.  For more information and tickets, contact the Office of Student Life at 301-353-7840.

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