Archive for August, 2016
August 23, 2016 | News | Comments Off on Peabody2 now open!
The corner of York and Elm streets, near the heart of the Yale University campus, is now home to a satellite gallery of the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History. The museum, whose main building can display only a few percent of its 13 million specimens and objects at any given time, is celebrating [...]
August 17, 2016 | News | Comments Off on Selamat Hari Kemerdekaan Indonesia!
August 17 marks the commemoration of Indonesian Independence from Dutch rule, in 1945. Indonesian citizens are celebrating all around the 17,000+ islands of the world’s largest archipelago, and around the world. Click for some colorful pictures of parades, games, performances, and celebrations [...]
August 7, 2016 | News | Comments Off on Saung Budaya Celebrates 10 Years
Founded by Amalia Suryani in 2005, the Saung Budaya dance group based in New York City performs traditional dances and music from a variety of indigenous Indonesian cultures, from Aceh and West Sumatra, to Jakarta, Bali, and Kalimantan. This fall, Saung Budaya celebrates 10 years of cultural perf [...]