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ASEF 4th Annual Gala, Cleveland, OHIO

4th annual ASEF Gala was dedicated to American Slovenian inventors, innovators and educators, presented by Dr. Edi Gobec. He has spent most of his life diligently collecting and researching every person of Slovenian background that could be considered a candidate for ‘who is who’ in any field, and in American science and industry in particular. His book ’Slovenian American Inventors ...

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    Hiša Franko For The First Time Among The Best 100 Restaurants In The World!

    When the World’s 50 Best Restaurants academy chose Ana Roš, in January, for the best female chef in the world, one could already anticipate that Hiša Franko would make it on the list of best restaurants in the world. The expectations were confirmed today, a good week before the announcement of this year’s best restaurants in the world in Melbourne. ...

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      President of the Slovenian Academic Association in Australia

      Dr. Kaja Antlej, president of Slovenian Academic Association in Australia spoke about the aims of the organization and their activities. She invites everyone to a special event being organized by the association on Monday, 22 May at the EU Centre at RMIT.   http://media.sbs.com.au/audio/slovenian_170324_652781.mp3   Source: Radio SBS Australia | Lenti Lenko

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        A Goat That Went on Trial

        A story about a goat trail written by the Slovenian author Josip Jurčič in 1867 still serves as a barbed commentary on interpersonal relations and the absurdities of everyday life. The tale is set in the small town of Višnja Gora in Slovenia’s Dolenjska (Lower Carniola) region. It begins when a goat belonging to a peasant boy named Lukež Drnulja ...

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          The Fourth Annual ASEF Gala – Goes to Cleveland

          American Slovenian Education Foundation (ASEF) cordially invites all supporters of the American-Slovenian educational community to come to its 4th annual gala. On Saturday, March 25th at 6 p.m., ASEF will celebrate the successes and aspirations of the last year. Join them to honor their awardees, exemplary in both educational pursuits and American-Slovenian relations. The evening will feature a wine reception ...

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            Ljubljana’s Top 5 Pubs for St Patrick’s Day

            As everyone who has read the relevant Wikipedia page knows, Saint Patrick (Latin: Patricius; Irish: Pádraig [ˈpˠaːd̪ˠɾˠəɟ], Old Irish: Cothraige) was a fifth-century Romano-British Christian missionary and bishop in Ireland. Known as the “Apostle of Ireland”, he is the primary patron saint of Ireland, along with saints Brigit of Kildare and Columba. He is also venerated in the Anglican Communion, ...

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              Victorious Ilka – Best Skier In The World!

              Ilka Štuhec sovereignly won the last world cup downhill race of the season in Aspen, and won the small crystal globe, securing the highest sum of points for the royal discipline. Štuhec became one of only seven skiers in history to win the downhill crystal globe in the World Cup in the same year she became the world champion. Six ...

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