02/21/2011 11:00 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Liberia's University Students Revive Beauty Pageant Tradition (VIDEO)

The International Reporting Project recently traveled to the University of Liberia, where student Janette Manosando revived the tradition of beauty pageants that disappeared during the country's civil war.

Take a look at the preparations for the event and what she had to say about dressing for the streets.


Liberia's Beautiful Side from International Reporting Project on Vimeo.