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The Commonwealth of Dominca

The Commonwealth of Dominca

November 29, 2017

The Commonwealth of Dominica is situated between two French islands (Martinique and Guadalupe). It is a very small, mountainous, and volcanic island known as the Nature Island of the Caribbean because of its natural beauty (rich fauna and fauna, 365 rivers, hot sulphur springs, diverse botany, exotic under water marine life...

Who are You Calling a Rooster?

Who are You Calling a Rooster?

By Rachel Red

March 7, 2017

Filed under Spring 2017, What in the World is...

The Chinese zodiac has long captivated people across the globe, but with its fame have come some misconceptions. Like, isn’t the Chinese zodiac just a rip-off of the Western zodiac? It’s not! Yes, the Chinese version, or shēngxiào, is “only” 2,000 to 2,500 years old to the Western’s approximate 5,000, but the two ...

The Rooster’s Crow

The Rooster’s Crow

February 9, 2017

  On Jan. 28, 2017, the Mississippi Delta Chinese Heritage Museum (MDCHM) celebrated Chinese New Year with a tour-and-tea event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Admission was free, and visitors had the opportunity to explore the museum’s treasures which includes: a table set for a Mahjong game, the original doors of Greenvi...