Anita and Josipa Batistić, whose roots are on the Croatian island of Korčula, are members of the Radić Brothers ethnic Croatian club in Sydney, where they gathered essential items before transporting them to Malua Bay, also home to an ethnic Croatian community.
The name Stribor for the star around which the exoplanet Veles orbits was proposed by Biserka Gržeta, a researcher with a long career at the Ruđer Bošković Institute. And while invisible to the naked eye, researchers believe that “our” Veles is by no means a small or uninteresting planet.
Vladimir Bubrin and Vinko Grubišić are the editors of the Journal of Croatian Studies, the English language annual publication of the Croatian Academy of America covering topics in the domain of the humanities and societal issues. The journal was launched in 1960 by Croatian intellectual émigrés in the United States of America.
Ten days of learning, socialising, entertainment, songs and dance at the CHF School in Koprivnica drew participants from across our beautiful homeland and from Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Slovakia, the Vojvodina region in Serbia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Hungary, Montenegro and Argentina.