Friday | October 19, 2018

Tag: Cultural Spotlight

TJT AAPI Heritage Month 2018
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

Cultural Spotlight: Embracing Asian-Pacific Heritage

By Tamera “EON” Pillay, Staff Writer As a member of any Asian-interest organization, you may be surrounded by people who

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Cultural Spotlight, Culture

Cultural Spotlight: The Luck of Asia

By Christina “ICON” Shin, Staff Writer People associate shamrocks, pots of gold, and the color green as symbols of luck

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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.

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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