QVHS Hosts Cultural Day

Students at Quaker Valley High School organized a Cultural day on Thursday, April 25, for students and faculty. The event included guest speakers, a cultural fair with food sampling, and a musical performance.
The Quaker Valley High School Cultural Alliance, led by students Zahra Udaipurwala and Lydia Callaghan, organized the event.
The event included a variety of foods from different cultures, including:
Kabab n' Curry - Mango Lassi, Chicken Makhani w/ Naan
Salem's Market & Grill - Shawarma
Tana, Ethiopian Cuisine - Lentils (Misir Wot), Injera, Chicken Tibs
Najat's Cuisine Authentic Lebanese - Stuffed Grape Leaves, Hummus w/ Pita
Taiwanese Bubble Tea from Lydia Callaghan
Chilean Rice Pudding (Arroz Con Leche) from Emma Parker
Several speakers visited the high school and shared stories including:
Emmanuel Wanjala from Pitt African Group of Studies
Laguere Marc-Ansy from Pitt Fulbright Student from Haiti
Nadine Robert from Haiti
Alexa Tignall from Pitt's Center for Russian, Eastern European, and Eurasian Studies
There was also a performance by Sankofa Village for the Arts who hosted an African Drumming & Dance Workshop/Performance.
Thanks to all who took part in this event!
 
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