Cultural centers

Community celebrates grand opening of cultural arts center and theater in Missouri City

Tre Thomas still remembers the Christmas lights and trees in the parking lot of a Houston mall near Missouri City where he spent time as a child. The square now consists of empty storefronts. Some walls are damaged or covered with graffiti. But that should change soon. The community recently welcomed Edison Lofts, a nearby […]

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We have to follow our old cultural system: LG

JAMMU: Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha on Saturday inaugurated the Jammu Municipal Corporation’s “Adopt-A-Park” program, which will provide local communities, welfare associations and other organizations with the opportunity to contribute to the maintenance and cleaning of neighborhood parks. Lieutenant Governor Inaugurates Jammu Municipal Corporation’s Adopt-A-Park Program No less than 17 public parks have already been adopted […]

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Saudi cultural and sports festivals: real reforms or “Mr. Saw” whitewashing shows?

Abdullah al-Ouda, the leader of the National Assembly Party (NASS), a Saudi opposition party founded outside the country last year by a group of dissidents, posted images of Washington in a Twitter post saying : “Today we observed people walking through the streets and shouting that we deserve democracy, not Mr. saw”, referring to bin […]

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How to celebrate Kwanzaa, a serene cultural festival

Kwanzaa is a cultural festival that celebrates the achievements of Africans and African Americans. Learn how to celebrate Kwanzaa. Photo: Getty Images. Do you crave a calm, non-commercial vacation that helps you reflect on past achievements and prepare for a better future? Then Kwanzaa is a perfect celebration to add to your December traditions. What […]

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SB19 appointed Philippine Ambassador for Youth and Sentro Rizal Cultural Center

Filipino pop group SB19 has been named Philippine Ambassador for Youth and Sentro Rizal by the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA). The NCCA shared the news on its official Facebook page on Thursday, December 16. Sentro Rizal, formed by the NCCA in 2011, is the cultural center of the Philippines for overseas […]

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Why Irish offshore cultural centers matter

The Irish Stew podcast continues to explore the global Irish theme and in the final episode the conversation delves into the Irish community in the Midwest. Irish Stew Podcast hosts John Lee and Martin Nutty sit down with Natalie Nugent O’Shea, founder of the Celtic Junction Arts Center in Minnesota to discuss the importance of […]

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USC Cultural Centers Team Up to Celebrate Identity and Diversity

Decorative monarch butterflies at the new First Generation Success Center Plus makes at least one student cry. Monarchs live in a state of perpetual migration, moving from the United States to Mexico in search of a mild climate. This trait has made it a symbol for undocumented immigrants living in the United States. At the […]