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Florida Gulf Coast University
10501 FGCU Blvd S.
Fort Myers, FL. 33965-6565

Phone: (239) 590-1006
Fax:     (239) 590-1066

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FGCU Sponsors Ninth Annual International Celebration March 21-24

FORT MYERS, FL - The Florida Gulf Coast University Office of International Services and Student Life, and FGCU International Club invite the public to attend the Ninth Annual International Celebration, Tuesday through Friday, March 21-24. All events are free.

A high-resolution photograph of last year's event is available for download at
For more information, contact assistant director of International Services and Study Abroad Timothy Gjini at (239) 590-7925 or

Schedule of Events
Tuesday, March 21
10 a.m. to Noon     Latino 97.7 FM Student Plaza
Latin Music and Programs

Noon to 2 p.m.     D'Latinos al Dia and D'Latinos Magazine Student Plaza
7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Live Latin Jazz Band Baldy's
Dance Salsation Group and Latin Food

Wednesday, March 22
Noon to 12:30 p.m.
Lee County Scottish Bag Pipes and Drums Student Plaza

Thursday, March 23
11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Rumba & Latino 97.7 FM     Student Plaza

Friday, March 24
5 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Welcome to International Celebration Finale     Student Union Ballroom

5:30 p.m. to 6:15 p.m.
Mexitachi Mariachi Band

6:15 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
International Costume Show

7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
International Buffet and Mallku Band
Music from the Andes

8:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.     Party and Dancing with International DJ

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