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Wilson College Muhibbah Club to Host International Dessert Sampler Nov. 6

Posted: October 19, 2010

10/19/2010 Wilson College’s international student organization, the Muhibbah Club, will host a dessert sampler, featuring delicious and intriguing desserts from around the world, on Saturday, Nov. 6 in the Jensen Dining Hall in Lenfest Commons.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DATE: Oct. 19, 2010
CONTACT: Paul Miller, International Student and Scholar Services
Phone: 717-262-2776
Email: paul.miller@wilson.edu


CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. – Wilson College’s international student organization, the Muhibbah Club, will host a dessert sampler, featuring delicious and intriguing desserts from around the world, on Saturday, Nov. 6 in the Jensen Dining Hall in Lenfest Commons. Doors will open at 6 p.m. and the dessert sampler will begin at 6:30 p.m.

In addition to desserts, the evening will feature entertainment by Wilson’s international students and the opportunity to learn more about the countries represented through hands-on craft tables and meeting and talking with the students.

The public is invited to attend. Tickets are $5 for adults and $2 for students. Admission is free for children under the age of 5. Reservations are recommended and may be made by contacting club adviser Paul Miller at 717-262-2776 or paul.miller@wilson.edu, and leaving a message with phone number, name and number of tickets needed.

The word “Muhibbah” means unity among nations. This year’s Muhibbah Club co-presidents are Lauriane Massin of France and Sarah McGuckin of the United States.

Wilson’s international student population comes from more than a dozen countries, including Nepal, Ghana, Niger, South Korea, France, China and Mexico.

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Founded in 1869, Wilson College is a liberal arts college dedicated to the education of women. Affiliated with the Presbyterian Church and located in Chambersburg, Pa. Wilson offers bachelor’s degrees in 30 areas and a master’s degree in education. The college’s 2010-11 enrollment in the College for Women and the Adult Degree Programs is 796 and includes students from 21 states and 13 foreign countries.



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Wilson is an independent college with a proud history of educating women since 1869 through rigorous study of the liberal arts and sciences. Today, Wilson’s mission also includes women and men enrolled in adult degree and graduate programs. Guided by the Honor Principle and distinguished by its commitment to transformative student growth, Wilson College prepares all of its graduates for fulfilling lives and professions, ethical leadership, and humane stewardship of our communities and our world.

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