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Anthropology: An Overview of the Pagan Origins of Easter

Easter is a Christian holiday that celebrates the Resurrection of Jesus Christ after his crucifixion. It is observed by the majority of Christians around the world. During this time, Christians typically celebrate the holiday by attending a church where special … Continue reading Anthropology: An Overview of the Pagan Origins of Easter

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Travel Guide: An Overview of Minneapolis, Minnesota (The Twin Cities)

Minneapolis is one of the most severely underrated cities in the United States. The Midwestern city is a major cultural hub in the region. It is filled with restaurants, bars, cafes, museums, parks, art, theatres, lakes, stadiums, shopping malls and … Continue reading Travel Guide: An Overview of Minneapolis, Minnesota (The Twin Cities)

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Travel Guide: Top Things to Do in Salt Lake City, Utah (The Crossroads of the West)

Salt Lake City, Utah, otherwise known as the Crossroads of the West, is one of the most picturesque cities in the United States. Some describe it as a big city with the ambience of a small town. Nestled at the … Continue reading Travel Guide: Top Things to Do in Salt Lake City, Utah (The Crossroads of the West)

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Travel Guide: An Overview of Vail, Colorado (Home to Vail Ski Resort)

Vail is known as the ultimate ski and winter sports destination in North America. More recently, however, Vail has transformed into a year-round destination offering a myriad of activities for all. This remote town in Colorado, United States, is the … Continue reading Travel Guide: An Overview of Vail, Colorado (Home to Vail Ski Resort)

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Anthropology in Fashion: Cultural Clothing Distinct to Australasia

Welcome back to another week of the anthropology in fashion series, where every week, we learn about the traditional dresses from one region in the world. This week we’ll be looking at clothes from Australasia. Australasia is a sub-region in … Continue reading Anthropology in Fashion: Cultural Clothing Distinct to Australasia