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I-House event offers glimpse of Ethiopian culture

UT's I-House continued its weekly International Coffeehouse event Wednesday. Combining the event with one of I-House's International Education Week events, UT graduate assistant Tamnnet Kidanu was excited to focus on Ethiopia because of her family origins.
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International Festival spotlights variety of cultural talent

[gallery ids="8748,8747,8746,8745,8697,8692"] Taking advantage of the warm spring weather Friday afternoon, hundreds of students came to Pedestrian Walkway to take part in the 26th International Festival from 10a.m.-3p.m. There were a myriad of things to do during the event, which centered around the diverse cultures represented on campus. The festival was free to attendees.  Over…
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Japan Week highlights food, sword play, dances

[gallery ids="7744,7747,7748,7746,7749,7814"] The International House celebrated the best of Japanese culture this week with movies, tea, a cooking demonstration and performances. The movie shown Monday was Tokyo Sonata, a film about the lives of a family during the years following the Japanese recession of the early 1990s and the struggles they endured because of it.…
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