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DENTON — Texas Woman's University will become a melting pot
of cultures on Nov. 7 during the 25th Annual International Festival.
Admission to the festival, which is open to the public, is $7 for
adults, $5 for students and $3 for children under 12.
The festival will take
place from 5:30-9 p.m. in Hubbard Hall and will include dinner with
an international flavor, folk dance performances, an ethnic fashion
parade, cultural exhibits and a lecture by Sugar Land attorney Dr.
Praveena Singh-Kaw. Tickets are available in advance from the Office
of International Education, located on the second floor of Jones
Hall, or at the door. For ticket information, call (940) 898-3338.
Dr. Singh-Kaw is a native
of South Africa and a United States citizen. She earned a bachelor’s
of science, master’s and doctoral degrees in biochemistry
from the State University of New York at Buffalo. In addition, she
earned an MBA from the University of Toronto, Canada and a J.D.
from the College of Law at the University of Toledo, Ohio.
Before she became a lawyer, Dr. Singh-Kaw worked as a cancer research
scientist. As an attorney, she was employed as in-house counsel
at the M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, as an associate at
one of the largest law firms in Michigan and worked with an immigration
attorney in Houston before starting her own firm.
Dr. Singh-Kaw will discuss
“Life as an International Student” following the dinner.
She first visited the U.S. at age 16 as an exchange student under
the American Field Service. She will recount her experiences as
an international student and discuss some of the challenges facing
today’s exchange students.
The International Festival
concludes a week of international education activities at TWU.
sponsors are the Office of International Education, International
Student Association, TWU International Dance Company, the International
Week Committee and the Multi Cultural African Organization.
For Further Information
Director of News and Information
Tel: (940) 898-3456