2017 Multicultural Day and Festival
On April 11, 2017, the Office of Global Programs held Multicultural Day at Alcorn State University. The theme of this year's event was "Diversity = Beauty and Strength". There was a workshop held in the morning and the Multicultural Festival was held in the afternoon. The workshop and the Festival keynote performance was given by the Kotchegna Dance Company, an international dance group in New York City, specializing in authentic dance and drum traditions of the Ivory Coast directed by Vado Diomande. Following the performance portion of the Festival, the event attendees saw presentations from different countries and ate delicious international food while listening to international music videos from around the world.