Asian pop dance group brings K-pop to Virginia Western campus

Asian pop dance group brings K-pop to Virginia Western campus
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Seoul rides the “Korean Wave” to promote its soft power far beyond East Asia. ‘The Republic of Korea is a country rich in history, culture and creativity. It’s time to get the word out.’ Leader of Top-Selling K-Pop Group Super Junior Loses Father …
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Korean Embassy to host K-pop cover festival
The Embassy of the Republic of Korea plans to host the final stage of “Myanmar K-pop Cover Festival” at the Myanmar Plaza in Yangon this coming Wednesday. K-pop, short for Korean pop music, is very popular in Myanmar and the Southeast Asian region …
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Why Does Asian Food Taste So Different From Western Food?

cusineWhy Does Asian Food Taste So Different From Western Food?
Nature has published a fascinating paper that solves a seemingly silly but very interesting question: why do Western and Asian foods taste so different? After analyzing 56,498 recipes the answer is in the way they pair 381 ingredients. According to the …
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Sietsema’s 15 Best Dishes of 2016
180 West St, Brooklyn, 347-987-3666 Duck Chettinad with Foie Gras at Indian Accent — When Indian Accent arrived from Delhi, India this year, it placed South Asian cuisine in a fine dining idiom it has rarely seen here. Every course of its prix fixe …
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Cardinal, The Food Company
Counting 21 years as an importer and seller of the most established brands in the Asian food business, Cardinal The Food Company, commissioned us to breathe new life into its own-brand range of products. Apart from creating a consistent brand identity that …


Cool Asian fashion brands challenge Western labels

trendCool Asian fashion brands challenge Western labels
SEOUL Fashion brands from South Korea, China and Japan are becoming serious rivals of their Western peers as Asian consumers become increasingly confident in their own style and take pride in buying home-grown labels. Asian consumers are the world’s …
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Fashion Designers
Fashion designers create original clothing, accessories, and footwear. They sketch designs, select fabrics and patterns, and give instructions on how to make the products they designed. Fashion designers work in wholesale or manufacturing establishments …

Burn Your Hipster Headdresses: Native Fashion Here & Now!
Native fashion is on the rise and growing in the public’s consciousness. From high-end couture that struts down the catwalk to edgy streetwear to the artisan running an Etsy shop, Indigenous people are here and reclaiming what’s theirs through the art …
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Summer dining news from around Western Mass.

cusineSummer dining news from around Western Mass.
Hugh Robert is a faculty member in Holyoke Community College’s hospitality and culinary arts program and has over 40 years of restaurant and educational experience. Please send items of interest to Off the Menu at the Republican, P.O. Box 1329, Springfield …
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Computers, culinary arts good combo for Hackettstown woman
Jessica Westgate’s job as the manager at Marley’s Gotham Grill in Hackettstown is very safe. Quite safe, in fact. After all, her mother Joann is an owner. But Westgate knows that things can change over time, so she recently set a goal for herself to get an …
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Food Network’s ‘Chopped Junior’ Finalist Talks Passion for Culinary Arts
Bryce Taylor, left, has been featured as a teen chef on “Chopped Junior.” (Image: Twitter) Bryce Taylor is not your average 8 th grader. Sure, he’s 13 years old and excited about selecting high schools soon, but he’s already thinking about a high …
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6 job fairs scheduled in October at Western Michigan University

trend6 job fairs scheduled in October at Western Michigan University
WMU accounting student Vine Behnke of Kalamazoo makes some notes after talking with recruiters during Career Fair 2014 at Western Michigan University’s Bernhard Center on Feb. 13, 2014 in Kalamazoo. By Junfu Han | MLive File.

Southern fairs won’t press broiler industry’s bird flu luck
To try to keep bird flu at arm’s length, a number of states are barring or limiting poultry shows and public sales, including those at state fairs in September and October — something their northern neighbors did this summer. That’s forcing kids who …
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9Health hosting fairs this weekend
KUSA – 9Health Fair hosts sites across the state in the spring and fall. It takes a lot of manpower to get the mission done – and much of that work is done by volunteers. Each year, more than 15,000 people volunteer. Many of those people spend their …