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Monsoon United Asian Women of Iowa

Monsoon United Asian Women of Iowa “Violence is violence.” Monsoon United Asian Women of Iowa has been working on helping the Asian women community to empower themselves and to stop various domestic violence. “Social, economic, and political self-determination of all … Continue reading

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UI Asian courses

Last week we have talked about most of the Asian student organizations/governments at the University of Iowa and most of them aim at helping local students to understand more about different Asian cultures and communities. I thought today we will … Continue reading

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How to make a Chinese Hot-Pot

“Hot-pot” is one of the significant Asian food. Although it has different names in different countries (It’s called Hot-pot in China and Xiabu Xiabu is its Japanese name), the basic elements of Hot-pot carry on through different regions. Westerners may … Continue reading

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UI Asian Student Organizations

Earlier we have talked about the growing interests in Asian culture and community here at the United States. As a college town, Iowa City has gathered a lot of international students and the interaction between the West and the East … Continue reading

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Japanese Conversational Hour

Zhihao Qin is a second-year Japanese student at the University of Iowa and he is one of the members who participated the newly-formed Japanese Conversational Hour on Sunday, Oct. 7. “I’m going to this JACC event because I love Japanese. … Continue reading

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Asian Culture swiping Iowa City

    As the growth of Asian/Asian American community in the United States; certain areas in the nation have paid more attentions to this group than others due to the crowd of these people of color. America has been a … Continue reading

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Asian Organizations in Iowa City & the nation

What has the rapid growth of Asian community in the United States brought to this country? More Asian restaurants and markets? For sure. Maybe a better economic and some other upper sides. Meanwhile, there are also a lot of Asian … Continue reading

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223 miles away

Since I started an internship with Chicago Social Magazine this summer, I have been traveling a lot between Iowa City and Chicago. Chicago is an amazing city, but then like I said, I was traveling here a lot!! So much … Continue reading

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Who, where and why

If you live in Iowa City, you must have seen those¬†smiley faces with black hair and eyes. You must have seen them drive around in their fancy vehicles, carrying luxury brand handbags and walking to their business or math class … Continue reading

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With the growth of technology and economy, the world has truly become a global village. People are living abroad away from their homeland for various reasons and different cultures are crossing everywhere. America as one of world’s biggest country has … Continue reading

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