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SQCC at CSU Long Beach for Cultural Event

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

The Sultan Qaboos Cultural Center hosted an Omani cultural event at California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) on Wednesday September 28 in partnership with the CSULB Omani Student Organization. Omani students celebrated the day and shared a taste of Oman by introducing Oman’s culture, tradition and history to the Long Beach community.

Many American students visited the event and learned about Oman. The event featured live music, a display of Omani handicrafts, heritage items, food tasting, Omani songs, dances, gifts and fun activities.

Speakers included Kathleen Ridolfo, Executive Director of SQCC, who welcomed the audience and introduced SQCC and its programs.

Dr. Talal Al Balushi, Cultural Attaché of Embassy of Oman, delivered a speech in which he encouraged Omani students to pursue academic success in order to discover new perspectives and foster new opportunities.

View pictures from the event here.

Posted By: evoight - Thursday, 03 November, 2016 at 5:37 PM