Friday | December 15, 2017

Category: Cultural Spotlight

Cultural Spotlight, Culture

Cultural Spotlight: NPHC Greeks Arise from Social Injustices

By Jessie “Decipher” Kim, Staff Writer Prominent members in the civil rights movement were Martin Luther King Jr. and W.E.B.

Cultural Spotlight, Culture, Featured

Cultural Spotlight: Celebrating Lunar New Year

By Jenna “Eviana” Bradshaw, Staff Writer A common misconception exists where people equate the Lunar New Year with the Chinese

Cultural Spotlight, Culture, Food, Lifestyle

Cultural Spotlight: Savitre’s Multicultural Thanksgiving

By Savitre “Rapture” Schaefferkoetter, Staff Writer For those who personally know me, you have probably joked about the length of my

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Cultural Spotlight: Zinnia’s Muslim Holiday Musings

By Nazia “Zinnia” Khan, Contributing Writer Many holidays are not observed in Islam, but the few that we have, we

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Yom Kippur: An Outsider’s Observance

By Ashley “Deviate” Garrett, Contributing Writer It’s Tuesday, Sept. 22, and my office closed at noon. Sunset marked the holiest day

Pope Francis waves to crowdgoers during the Papal Parade on his visit to the nation's capital on Sept. 23.
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Pope Francis Ignites West Florida Alumna’s Faith

By Jennifer “Salome” Albesa, Contributing Writer Over a year ago when, I started telling my roommates, friends, coworkers, and even

Cultural Spotlight, Culture, Delta Phi Lambda, Monthly Feature, News & Events

Black Lives Matter, Our Lives Matter

By Kristine “Aster” Medina, Assistant Editor “Chubby chink!” or “Ching! Chang chong!” are examples of what I heard from other

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2012 – The Year of the Dragon

By: Stephenie “Remedi” Lai, Staff Writer According to Chinese Zodiac, 2012 brings the Year of the Dragon. More specifically, the

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Culture Spotlight: Asian dating traditions alive in Western societies

By Gaoli “Chamomile” Moua, Staff Writer and Copy Editor Although globalization has carried Western ideas of dating further East, dating

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Cultural spotlight: Asian urban legends/ghost stories

By: Christine “ECKO” Ho, Staff Writer Many Asians believe in spirits, ghosts, and the afterlife as a whole. Some horror