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NIU Present Perfect Modeling Organization’s 32nd annual show

By Satta Kendor | February 24, 2017

NIU's Present Perfect Modeling Organization held their 32nd annual Afrocentric-themed fashion show Feb. 22 in the Duke Ellington Ballroom, located in the Holmes Student Center. The Afrocentric-themed fashion show honors Black History Month, where the...

Present Perfect Modeling Organization pray before last year’s Afrocentric fashion show on Feb. 26, 2015, in the Duke Ellington Ballroom. This year’s show will begin at 8 p.m. in the Holmes Student Center, Duke Ellington Ballroom.

Modeling group gets Afrocentric for show

By Alexis Malapitan | February 25, 2016

The Present Perfect Modeling Organization will celebrate 31 years of its Afrocentric Fashion Show while honoring Black History Month.Present Perfect Modeling Organization will showcase fashions to correlate with different scenes. The “Afrocentric”...

Students Lip Sync for annual contest

By Jessica Plessner | October 22, 2015

DeKalb | Phi Rho Eta’s Lip Sync contest, hosted annually during Homecoming, will give organizations a chance to come together to entertain through creativity and expression tonight.Participating groups practice between four to seven times a week, and...

Shakira Bates, Northern Illinois University alumni, walks the runway in the Afro-centric Fashion Show hosted by PPMO modeling organization in the Holmes Student Center on Thursay night.

‘Afro-Centric Fashion Show’ honors passed members

By Kia Clair | February 24, 2013

More than 300 people attended the Present Perfect Modeling Organization’s (PPMO) 28th annual Afro-Centric Fashion Show on Wednesday. Greek organizations like the AKA’S and the KAPPA’s, who founded the organization in 1985, used the event to bring...

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