One campus community, two nights of song and dance from around the world!
2020 International Nights, produced by the International Student Association at the University of Hawai‘i at Hilo, was held this past Friday and Saturday at the UH Hilo Performing Arts Center. The two nights of performances featured the university’s international students sharing the songs and dances of their homelands. This was the 45th Annual International Nights, continuing a beautiful tradition for UH Hilo’s students to share their cultures.
Photos by Raiatea Arcuri (click to enlarge)
In order of appearance, Feb 21, 2020
Japan: Taishoji Taiko
Pohnpei, FSM: Pohnpei Kaselehlie Club
Japan: Japanese Student Association
Kosrae, FSM: Kosrae Hilo Organization
West Africa: LavaRoots Performing Arts
Sri Lanka: Thatmini Kularatna
Samoa: Tupulaga O Samoa Mo A Taeao
In order of appearance, Feb 22, 2020
Japan: Puna Taiko
Philippines: Filipino Studies Group
Tonga: Maata Fakasieiki
Palau: Ngelekel Belau Club
Ireland: Hawai‘i Irish Dance
Yap, FSM: Waab Student Organization
India: Big Island Desi
Marshall Islands: Marshallese Iakwe Club
Photos by Raiatea Arcuri, a professional photographer majoring in business administration with a concentration in finance at UH Hilo.
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