Boston, MA – Active, middle-aged men able to complete more than 40 push-ups had a significantly lower risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) outcomes—including diagnoses of coronary artery disease and major events such as heart failure—during 10 years of follow-up compared with those who were able to do less than 10 push-ups during the baseline exam.
Photos by John Tsou, bostonese.com photographer Feb. 5, 2019, Waltham, Mass., — Cambridge Center for Chinese Culture (CCCC) held its annual Chinese New Year Gala at Our Lady’s Academy in Waltham on Feb. 3. Hundreds of teachers, students and guests enjoyed wonderful performances by students and parents in celebration of the upcoming Chinese New Year.
By Xinming Li, bostonese.com Boston, Jan. 22, 2019, — As the Spring semester starts for local colleges this week, UMass Boston has closed its Confucius Institute, which boasts of a history of 12 years. The news resonated strongly on campus and in the community. Professors, staff, students and members of the community expressed deep regret […]
Cambridge, Mass., January 19, 2019, New England Association of Chinese Professionals (NEACP) invited Ching-Cheng (James) Hou to deliver a speech “Bio-Pharm Companies’ Winning Strategy in China from the Perspective of Intellectual Property” at Cambridge Innovation Center today. This is a full-house event, attracted about thirty people in 18 seating conference room; and the event attracted […]
By Xinming Li, bostonese.com Boston, Jan. 18, 2019, — In less then two years after arriving in the United States in 2017, Chinese dancer and choreographer Yaqi Wu has gained more and more recognition from dance critics and audiences in Boston and New York. Her original dance work “Fountainhead” has won three important awards, including […]
Jan. 16, 2019, –Boston, Jan. 9, 2019, — After hosting great talk by Emma Jones last Friday, American Weston Academy invites Robert and Gay Wilde to share their thoughts on science and religion on Jan. 18 at 6:30 PM. The address of American Weston Academy is 99 Westcliff Rd, Weston, MA 02493. American Weston Academy is […]
2018–2019 Statewide Testing Schedule and Administration Deadlines MCAS Tests, Retests, and Field Tests, MCAS Alternate Assessment, MCAS/EPP Mathematics Test, and ACCESS for ELLs Date/Time November 2018 MCAS ELA and Mathematics Retests Paper-based administration Before Testing Complete the pre-administration Student Registration/Personal Needs Profile (SR/PNP) process September 24–October 5 […]
Boston, Jan. 9, 2019, — After hosting great talks by three women writers Shuping Yao, May Lee and Beatrice Lee, American Weston Academy invites Emma Jones to give a talk titled “the character of God” on Jan. 11 at 6:30 PM. The address of American Weston Academy is 99 Westcliff Rd, Weston, MA 02493. American […]
By Zhirui Xiong, International School of the Sacred Heart of Tokyo In Japan, I’m “despicable Chinese.” In China, my home country, I’m “little Japanese.” I’ve faced different kinds of discrimination.
By Asian American Coalition for Education (AACE) AACE announces “Rally for the American Dream – Equal Education Rights for All” on October 14, 2018! Let’s unite to stop Harvard’s discriminatory admissions practices against Asian American children! Supports of AACE protested outside US Supreme Count in 2015 (provided by AACE).