Archive for April, 2011

Old Javanese Gold Exhibit, Yale University Art Gallery

April 25, 2011 | News | Comments Off on Old Javanese Gold Exhibit, Yale University Art Gallery

This spring, the Yale University Art Gallery is showcasing a unique and rare collection of ancient gold pieces from the island of Java.  The pieces of jewelry, tapestries, funerary and other items, showcase the historical connections between Indonesia and East Asia, to countries like China and [...]

First Annual Peabody Family Day

April 21, 2011 | Events Archive | Comments Off on First Annual Peabody Family Day

Tuseday, April 19 was  cloudy, rainy and a bit cold, but the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History offered much more than shelter for families with school children on their April vacation.  Tuesday April 19 was the first ever Family Day at the Museum, which came alive with games and activities f [...]

Family Day: April 19

April 13, 2011 | News | Comments Off on Family Day: April 19

Join us this Tuesday, April 19, at the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History, for their First Annual Family Day Celebration.  The Day will include crafts and games for children, and a series of performances and interactive workshops in the afternoon.  The focus of the afternoon events will be Asi [...]

Upcoming Event of Interest at Harvard, 4/23

April 11, 2011 | News | Comments Off on Upcoming Event of Interest at Harvard, 4/23

Upcoming Event of Interest at Harvard University, Saturday April 23:  “SEA Night is the Harvard Vietnamese Association’s biggest event of the spring semester if not the entire school year. It’s a collaboration with the other SEA groups (Harvard Philippine Forum and SIAMA). There [...]

 

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