International Night To Benefit Unicef

Bollywood Dancers included: Rini Halder, Mina Ejaz, Nikki Smith, Maryam Choudhary, Zarmeen Mussa, Elizabeth Silverman, Ayumi Shiraishi, Pooja Navlani, Paola Cespedes, and Julia Persaud.
Bollywood Dancers included: Rini Halder, Mina Ejaz, Nikki Smith, Maryam Choudhary, Zarmeen Mussa, Elizabeth Silverman, Ayumi Shiraishi, Pooja Navlani, Paola Cespedes, and Julia Persaud.
Ms. Ms. D'Addario (center) with her World Language Honor Society officers: Zarmeen Mussa, Mahum Siddiqui, Ellysandra Monegro, Gabrielle Ramirez, Jonathan Mozoon, Julia Persaud, and Mindy Lin.
Ms. Ms. D'Addario (center) with her World Language Honor Society officers: Zarmeen Mussa, Mahum Siddiqui, Ellysandra Monegro, Gabrielle Ramirez, Jonathan Mozoon, Julia Persaud, and Mindy Lin.
Italian language teacher Ms. Stefanelli and daughter model many of the spectacular Italian Carnavale masks.
Italian language teacher Ms. Stefanelli and daughter model many of the spectacular Italian Carnavale masks.
The Latino Dance Team is always a spirited and well-choreographed group who love to highlight their culture through dance.
The Latino Dance Team is always a spirited and well-choreographed group who love to highlight their culture through dance.
A group from Happy Henna was on-hand to add a fun dimension to the evening.
A group from Happy Henna was on-hand to add a fun dimension to the evening.
The band- 10 Below 17, put on a wonderful show in the South Cafeteria.
The band- 10 Below 17, put on a wonderful show in the South Cafeteria.

We have some great news from Ms. D'Addario and the wonderful officers and students of the Walt Whitman World Language Honor Society. Through their efforts $1,243 was raised to benefit Unicef. The International Night event celebrated our many diverse cultures through dance, music, food and cultural presentations that included Italian Carnavale masks, and henna body painting. The evening also included a spectacular demonstration of the Chinese Lion Dance by Ten Tiger Kung-Fu Academy in honor of the Chinese New Year. Other presentations included:

Bollywood Dance: Rini Halder, Mina Ejaz, Nikki Smith, Maryam Choudhary, Zarmeen Mussa, Elizabeth Silverman, Ayumi Shiraishi, Pooja Navlani, Paola Cespedes, and Julia Persaud.

Step Team: Aheesha Watkins, Karzima Ingram, Jessica Barahona, Kassandra Hernandez, Antoine Butts Miller, Lauren Beaubrun, Adrienne Cantave, Danielle Harris, Rachel Williams, Destinee James, Jaylene Hubbard, Jorden Chen, and Jalynn Cook.

Latino Dance Team: Jailene Arce, Nancy Cordero, Javier Dubon, Juan Gonzalez Contreras, Keiry Manzanares, German Nunez Maldonado, Greta Salguero Morales, and Andy Zuniga.

Belly Dance: Stephanie Bishop

Hawaiian Ukulele: Tyler Zeoli

Student Band: Josh Roiland and Evan Brandow

Student Band: 10 Below 17 – James Reilly, Dylan Diamond, Bijan Tabibzada, Isaac Renderos, Matt Cusamano, JD Sterbans, Nick Miata, and Steven Ciravolo.