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  1. Last Names by Spoken Language

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    June 17, 2013 by Turn The Page

    In our last blog post, we explored what’s behind a surname. There is likely a good amount of history behind …
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  2. Kwanzaa – Remembering African Ancestry

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    December 30, 2012 by Turn The Page

    In 1966 an African studies professor, Dr. Maulana Karenga, decided there must be a way to celebrate and preserve African …
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  3. Christmas around the globe: Germany

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    December 13, 2012 by Turn The Page

    Frohe Weihnacht or “Merry Christmas” to you if you don’t speak German! Over the past couple of weeks we’ve talked …
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  4. Christmas traditions around the globe: Sweden

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    November 29, 2012 by Turn The Page

    With just a few days until December, Christmas celebrations have officially begun around the world! Last week we talked about …
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  5. Christmas traditions around the globe: Mexico

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    November 26, 2012 by Turn The Page

    Well, Thanksgiving has passed and it’s time for the holiday lights to come up! Many of us may have learned …
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