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Rice Day

The Asian Culture Club hosted a food sale featuring a variety of rice dishes to raise money for relief efforts in the Philippines. Pictured here, Japanese faculty member Tomoko Graham and students prepare sushi for the event.

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Friendly Competition

Students gathered to play traditional Asian games including Chinese checker (pictured) during X-block to celebrate Lunar New Year, which begins Friday, Jan. 31.

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Americanized or Authentic?

The Asian Culture Club (ACC) invited students and faculty to sample and compare authentic versus Americanized Asian food. The group shared that General Tso’s chicken, crab rangoons, fortune cookies and California rolls are indeed inauthentic. Students watched a TED talk … Continue reading

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Happy Diwali!

The Asian Culture Club celebrated Diwali (also know as Dipawali), the festival of lights, during X-block. Diwali is one of the biggest festivals in India, celebrated by Hindus, Sikhs and Jains. The¬†festival of Diwali¬†symbolizes the victory of light over dark, … Continue reading

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Japanese Taiko Drumming

The Genki Spark, an Asian women’s taiko-based performance troupe, hosted a taiko drumming workshop with students.

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