The young dancers were trained by Pratima Mathur, who runs an Indian dance school and is the wife of an MBA student.
Left to right: Kayla Asonganyi, Maxine Kwarteng, Amanda Baden, Farida Mohamed, DoYoung Kim, Touhi Zaman, and Tsai Yu Hsu. All are master’s students in hospitality and tourism management, except for Zaman, who is an MBA student.
Mahmood Khan (front row center) and some of the students and other guests at the event.
Business information technology professor Barbara Hoopes participates in the lamp lighting ceremony, which marks the beginning of the event, while hospitality and tourism management professor Mahmood Khan and MBA student Mala Lal look on.