I am writing on behalf of the new Syrian Club board members to introduce ourselves, our mission and tell you about our events and goals for this upcoming semester.
The Syrian club is a non-political, non-religious organization at IIT, aimed to present the Syrian cultures to the IIT diverse community through free events throughout the semester on and off campus. As Syrian students, we try to show our true cultural identity through this organization, away from the sad stories of war that can be seen in the news. Our club has a rich mixture of students from various Syrian ethnicities, cultures and religions.
In previous semesters, we have held events like our Cultural Day, the Taste of IIT, vigils in remembering the martyrs in Syria. We have also performed at the International fest, and organized a Bowling tournament, a pool party among many other events on campus gathering hundreds of students from all nationalities and backgrounds.
This semester, we will be holding the following events:
–Syrian Cultural Day : Oct 5th (12-2p.m) in MTCC
-Spot the Syria: Oct 26th (12-2 p.m) in MTCC
–Taste of IIT
and will be representing the IIT community at the Harvard Arab Weekend in early Nov.
Keep an eye for our upcoming emails and posters around campus and make sure you come out for our events as they are FREE and have plenty of delicious food that might be hard to find around campus.
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