CSU-Pueblo international students plan extravaganza April 14


PUEBLO – The 76th Annual International Food and Cultural Extravaganza sponsored by the International Student Association at Colorado State University-Pueblo will begin at 5 p.m. on Monday, April 14 in the Occhiato University Center Ballroom.

The event is free to the public, however, donation of a potluck dish for sharing with others is requested, particularly something native to your country or heritage. A $1 donation per student/family also is encouraged to help defray costs.

Entertainment will be provided by students and community members, along with recognition of international student graduates, exhibition tables, and a slide show of current international students. 

CSU-Pueblo is home to 140 international students this semester. Students represent nearly 40 countries, including large contingencies from Brazil, South Korea, and China. Additionally, 33 of these students are enrolled in the University’s on-campus English Language Institute (ELI). The ELI is a high-quality, intensive English program that employs an interactive method of learning academic English in an environment committed to student success.

For more information on the Extravaganza, contact Annie Williams, director of the Center for International Students, at 549-2116 or annie.williams@colostate-pueblo.edu.

Colorado State University - Pueblo is a regional, comprehensive university emphasizing professional, career-oriented, and applied programs. Displaying excellence in teaching, celebrating diversity, and engaging in service and outreach, CSU-Pueblo is distinguished by access, opportunity, and the overall quality of services provided to its students.