Western is proud to host international students from across the globe on its campus, and those students are eager to share their food, music and native costumes during this annual spring event. During and following the culinary portion of the event, students present a talent show in which they perform songs, dance, and sing as a representation of their native countries. The event concludes with a fashion show featuring cultural apparel from around the world.
Rock Springs Wyoming has a long tradition of diversity, often referred to as the city of 56 nationalities. That tradition of creating a diverse community continuted when Western Wyoming Community College was founded in 1959, and over the years Western has been host to citizens of 67 countries.
Western continues to work hard to provide a caring and supportive educational environment to citizens from across the globe. Our strong international program acquaints students with the diversity of Wyoming and our region. Often these students stay to become productive citizens of Rock Springs.