Interviews and photos by Sam Campbell “So, I’m really sure that everybody is going to (learn) a lot about my country. We are planning to show you our main dishes, our culturally-important things, like how we dance, and why we are considered the 1st place smiling country in the world. You’re going to love us. We are planning to give you actual Colombian coffee.” “(Attendees) are going … [Read more...] about Viewpoint: What can attendees learn about your culture at Know Your World?
Take a world tour without having to leave Missouri at the 19th annual “Know Your World” event, where more than 70 international military officers representing 38 countries will showcase displays from 6 to 8 p.m. Aug. 23 at Nutter Field House. The evening is designed to bring awareness to Fort Leonard Wood’s diverse military presence and the personnel from around the world that come to train on … [Read more...] about ‘Know Your World’ event showcases international presence at Fort Leonard Wood
Story and photo by Heather Kline GUIDON Volunteer The International Military Student Office held the annual “Know Your World” event Friday at Nutter Field House. In all, 41 nations from Afghanistan to Liberia and Montenegro to the Ukraine, were represented by their finest officers, who are enrolled in various military programs at the Maneuver Support Center of Excellence. The event drew … [Read more...] about Know Your World draws large crowd