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Friday, 11th April 2008-RCSI Celebrates Cultural Diversity at International Week 2008

11 April 2008

The Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI)’s annual International night was held in Dublin ’s Mansion House. More than 60 countries are represented on RCSI’s international student body. Students in traditional dress performed entertaining acts from around the world at this popular and colourful event. 


Mr Pushpak Gupta, 2nd Med and Ms Sinead Cronin, 2nd Med at the annual RCSI International Night.

International week aims to increase cultural awareness in an informal and enjoyable environment with a programme of events including an art exhibition and the Halal food fest. It runs until Saturday, 19th April, and it will culminate in the international gourmet evening, where students will showcase dishes from around the world of international cuisine.


Pictured from l to r are Mr Graig Delavari, 2nd year Med; Ms Wafaa Ahmed, 3rd year Med; Prof. Seamus Sreenan, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, RCSI; Ms Linda Pennycooke, 4rd year Med and Mr Ritesh Rajpatty, 2nd year Med.

With a long history of educating international students, RCSI proudly promotes the wide range of national, cultural and social backgrounds found at the College.


Back row (l to r): Mr Chzia Hao Tan, 1st year Med; Mr Stranan Teon, 1st year Med; Mr Yii Hee Hung, 2nd year med; Mr Wei Lin Tan, 1st year med; Mr Tee Keat Teon, 1st year med and Mr Jeffrey Lee, 1st year med
Third Row (l to r): Ms Yin Ling Chok, 1st year Med; Ms Hui Xin Chang, 1st year Med; Ms Elenor Wong, 1st year Med and Ms Grace Ho, 1st year Med.
Second Row (l to r): Ms Katherine Tsang, 2nd year Med; Ms Yeni Chan, 2nd year Med; Ms Wan Lin Ng, 1st year Med; Ms Melissa Loh, 1st year Med; Ms Yi Ping Lim, 1st year Med; Mr Eng Keat Ong, 1st year Med
First row (l to r): Ms Mandy Zhang, 2nd year Med and Mr Chung Lee Knoo, 1st year Med.



Back row (l to r): Mr Stephen Knox, Sensei, RCSI; Mr Dexter Liu, 1st year Med; Mr Kenneth Cheung, 1st year Med; Mr Sean Gillen, 1st year Med Front row (l to r): Mr Raymont Therg, 2nd year Med; Ms Loraine Yeo, 2nd year Med and Mr Afaque Nadeem, 1st year Med.