MACU Highlights Asian-American Culture with Semi-Annual Celebration
October 11th, 2017
OKLAHOMA CITY– Every semester, Mid-America Christian University holds the Celebration of Culture: an event that highlights the rich diversity of the world and the God that binds all cultures together.
MACU continued that tradition Oct. 6-8 when the university offered its students, faculty and staff members a closer look at the traditions behind Asian-Americans, an ethnic group that makes up about two percent of Oklahoma’s population.
Festivities began Oct. 6 in MACU’s JASCO Chapel, where performers and representatives of the Confucius Institute of Norman drummed, danced and lectured the audience on the history behind various Japanese and Chinese traditions.
As the keynote speaker, Rev. Jayson John of New Life Bible Church combined ...