Thursday, November 4, 2010

Peirce snapshot: Peirce attends International Students Reception

On Friday, Oct. 22, over 1,150 international students, scholars, and professionals from across the Delaware Valley attended the 41st annual International Students Reception at the Penn Museum.
Some of Peirce’s own international students attended. Elsarra Elamin, from Zimbabwe, is pursuing her degree in Business Administration with concentrations in Management and Accounting. Rijesh Shrestha, from Nepal, is also part of Peirce’s Business Administration program with a concentration in Accounting.

Elsarra Elamin and Rijesh Shrestha at the International Students Reception


Penn Museum's International Classroom Program hosts this free event to connect international guests with the local community and its leaders and to introduce attendees to the multicultural community of Philadelphia. Peirce is among the area co-sponsors who help make the event possible.