The Season of Thanksgiving

By: Felecia Chatman Americans all come from somewhere. Though their journey here may have been for different reasons and purposes, one thing that remains true is the connection that many cultures have with food. Their journeys are reflected in the food they or their...

Holodomor: A Remembrance

Holodomor: A Remembrance The term Holodomor (death by hunger, in Ukrainian) refers to the period between 1932 and 1933 in which the country  dealt with massive starvation as a result of controversial Soviet policies. The Holodomor was part of the larger Soviet famine...
Greek Tzaziki Sauce Recipe

Greek Tzaziki Sauce Recipe

Today’s international recipe is from Akis Petretzikis. Akis’ Greek Tzaziki Sauce recipe is a wonderful creamy delight to make at home. Note that this dish is vegetarian friendly, gluten free, and low in sugar.   Greek Tzaziki Sauce   ...
Kung Pao Chicken (Gong Bao Ji Ding) recipe

Kung Pao Chicken (Gong Bao Ji Ding) recipe

As many of us find ourselves at home, we still feel the yearning for a taste of the world. The World Affairs Council of Greater Houston would love to help bring the world to you by providing some easy to make recipes from around the world. Below we have a recipe that...
A Global Perspective from The Woodlands.

A Global Perspective from The Woodlands.

Submitted By: John Breed, Communications Manager at Apergy In coordinating our partnership with the World Affairs Council of Greater Houston, I have seen firsthand the value this wonderful group creates. Through our monthly Woodlands Speakers Series we have been able...
Best Practices for At-Home Learning

Best Practices for At-Home Learning

Written By: Felecia Chatman, Senior International Education Manager The sudden shift from in-person to online learning hasn’t been easy for all kids and adults, as news broadcasting and schools across the country announce closures for the academic year. Many students...