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How do different cultures around the world celebrate this universal holiday? This program will feature international college students as they share their experiences and traditions associated with the start of the new year. Come with questions!  

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   based on 3 evaluation(s).

About This Program


By Request: $140.00


50 minutes

Target Audience

Education: Grade(s) 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Adult Learners

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Primary Disciplines

Culture, Foreign/World Languages, International, Social Studies/History

Program Delivery Mode

Videoconference – Webcam/desktop (Zoom, Google Meet, Cisco WebEx, GoToMeeting, Microsoft Teams, etc...)

Booking Information

Sorry, this program is not currently available. To inquire about future availability, please contact Central Michigan University: Museum of Cultural and Natural History

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Provider's Cancellation Policy

Please provide 48 hours notice for cancellations in order to receive a full refund. If needing to reschedule a program, please notify the coordinator directly.

About This Provider

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Central Michigan University: Museum of Cultural and Natural History

Mt. Pleasant , Michigan
United States

The Museum of Cultural and Natural History strives to provide educational opportunities that inspire curiosity, imagination, and memory. Our goal is to promote sustainable relationships between peoples and their environments by encouraging respect for cultural and natural diversity. Through our distance learning programs, we look to encourage a spirit of inquiry through interactive demonstrations that help spark thoughtful discussion and further exploration!

Rebecca Petrone

Program Details


-Introduction to program and presenter(s)
-What is New Year's? What is a tradition? Discussion with presenter(s) that will allow participants to compare and contrast how different cultures around the world celebrate the new year.
-Conclusion (Q&A)


Participants will:
-be introduced to a variety of cultures and traditions in order to help them develop an understanding of the world around them.
-compare and contrast traditions celebrated as a way to make connections to their own lives.