Sunday | August 19, 2018

Category: Cultural Spotlight

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Cultural Spotlight, Culture, Food, Lifestyle

Food Cultures, History and Social Eating

By Yari “Aeslene” Mena, Staff Writer As I reflected on my eating habits during one of the busiest spring semesters

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Cultural Spotlight, Culture

Everlasting Sisterthood Celebrates Pride

By Ngoc “Oriflamme” Doan, Contributing Writer In the beginning of June I reached out to sorority sisters on Facebook to

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Cultural Spotlight, Culture

Cultural Spotlight: How Do You Embrace Your Heritage?

By Kristine “Aster” Medina, Copy Editor Asian/Pacific Heritage Month was first established as a ten-day event introduced through House Joint

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Cultural Spotlight, Culture

Mementos of Lunar New Year: Red Envelopes, Lion Dance, Offerings and Sacrifices

By Houa “Manifesto” Vang, Contributing Writer In many Asian cultures, New Year’s Day is celebrated on the first day of

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Cultural Spotlight, Culture, Featured

Sister Rapture Talks Thai

By Savitre “Rapture” Schaefferkoetter, Contributing Writer Thai cuisine, culture and country have become the subject of international attention, for better

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Cultural Spotlight, Culture, Women's Issue

Cultural Spotlight: Post-Marriage Name Changes Are Diversified

By Savitre “Rapture” Schaefferkoetter, Copy Editor Women today have options for last name changes upon getting married, influenced by personal and

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Cultural Spotlight, Culture

Cultural Spotlight: A Day of Diwali with Sister Belle

By Jyoti “Belle” Rao, Contributing Writer Diwali, also known as Deepavali, has always been celebrated in my family as any

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Cultural Spotlight, Culture

Cultural Spotlight: South Koreans Celebrate Moon Festival

By Christina “ICON” Shin, Staff Writer The Moon Festival is celebrated mainly in Asia. The celebration has different names, such as

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Cultural Spotlight, Culture

Travel Guide to Asia: Malaysia

By Christina “ICON” Shin, Staff Writer Split in the middle by the South China Sea, Malaysia is filled with mix

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Cultural Spotlight, Culture

Travel Guide to Asia: Cambodia

By Christina “ICON” Shin, Staff Writer This month, we travel to Cambodia, a country rich with history and vibrant culture.