Monday | April 23, 2018

Tag: Cultural Spotlight

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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

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

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

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

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

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