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Culture and Artistry at the Chinese Lantern Festival

Culture and Artistry at the Chinese Lantern Festival

Sofia Taylor December 12, 2017

Over thirty beautifully illuminated lanterns in the shapes of pandas, peacocks, and other animals and sculptures were featured at the Chinese Lantern Festival this year. The lanterns were constructed by...

Year of the sheep: ringing in the Chinese New Year

Year of the sheep: ringing in the Chinese New Year

Academy Staff February 27, 2015

5…4…3…2…1…Happy New Year! While the Western New Year was almost two months ago, the Chinese New Year has just begun. Feb. 19 marked the beginning of year 4713 in the Chinese calendar, the year...

Globalquerque 2014 offers a taste of the world

Globalquerque 2014 offers a taste of the world

Academy Staff September 23, 2014

y night started with a yellow shoe drum solo. This is probably not a phrase that commonly crosses most people’s minds, but at Globalquerque, New Mexico’s annual global culture and music festival, it...

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