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Being You at CLU Examples of cultural artifacts
What artifact will you bring to share? Being You at CLU A Cultural “Show & Tell” Dinner Event In the First Year Residence Halls 150 Free t-shirts & door prizes 3 dates ~ 3 residence halls (commuters welcome) September 2014
Who are you? None of us is just one thing. For example, I’m a female, I’m Christian, and I’m black. But some parts of me influence my daily life more than other parts. This is an artifact that best represents me. I’m a black female of African descent. *African doll.
I’m a female feminist who cares about the plight of women all over the world. *Stained glass.
I’m a practicing Catholic and this is the first non- Catholic school I’ve attended. *A rosary
I’m from Hawaii, born and raised, but I’m not a native Hawaiian, but I strongly identify with the culture. *A lei.
I’m a humanist who questions the existence of God. I’m not an atheist, though some humanist are. The humanist symbol on a necklace.
I’m a Native Canadian male but I live here now. *Inuksuk – stone figures with deep historical roots for the Inuit people.
I’m a Mexican immigrant. *Mexican flag pendant
Islamic prayer beads I’m a patriotic American Muslim.
I’m Guatemalan! Not all Latino immigrants are from Mexico! Guatemalan flag pendant
I’m a born-again Christian. *Ichthys or Christian fish symbol
I’m an international student from South Africa. *Necklace in the shape of Africa with a diamond in South Africa
I’m an Italian- American male from New Jersey. *A Venetian mask
I’m a Native American. *A dream-catcher
I’m gay and becoming an activist for equal rights. Rainbow flag
I’m a Jewish guy. Star of David
I’m a proud Jamaican- American, born in Jamaica and in love with my home country’s culture. *keychain with the Jamaican flag
I’m studying here, but my home is in Saudi Arabia. *Flag of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
I’m Spanish and got to visit family in Spain last summer. A Spanish fan
I’m a Chinese international student and a Buddhist. Buddha prayer pendant
I’m Jewish with a really strong value of peace. A ceramic plaque