Month: October 2013

The Moon Festival at OHS

For those who may not have known, September 19th was the Mid-Autumn Festival in China, or 中秋节 (zhong qiu jie). This festival occurs on lunar calendar’s eighth full moon. Although OHS’s Chinese classes were unable to celebrate together in person,… Read More ›

Tightrope in Tehran

Rouhani can reform, but it won’t be easy. Since coming to office, the actions of Iranian President Hassan Rouhani have caused a slight thaw in US-Iranian relations. However, the easing of contact should not be mistaken for a “glasnost” type… Read More ›