Cornell University

International Programs

117 Ives Hall, 607-254-7255

Celebrating Global Cultures at the Johnson Museum

February 23, Ithaca Campus

10:00 - 12:30 pm

This program is sponsored by Cornell's East Asia Program, Institute for African Development, Institute for European Studies, Latin American Studies Program, South Asia Program, and the Southeast Asia Program.


This international outreach event offers a variety of globetrotting activities. Join us for a tour of the galleries, a gamelan demonstration and dance performances from Greece, Turkey, and India. Explore OMNI cases that are used to enrich global studies curricula and are available through the OMNI school program. This event is held in collaboration with the Johnson Museum to highlight how its collections can be incorporated into international studies programs and school curricula.


10:00 - 11:00 a.m.: Gallery tour by Museum Education staff

11:00 - 12 noon: Gamelan demonstration by Bethany Collier

11:00 - 11:30 a.m.: Turkish Rom dances performed by Cornell physical education instructor and professional oriental dancer June Seaney

11:30 - 12 noon: Greek dance performed by Cornell student Evan Papadimas

12:00 - 12:30 p.m.: Indian classical dance performed by dance lecturer and Cornell SE Asian Program outreach educator Durga Bor

This program is free and open to everyone.

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