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Eastern celebrates Chinese New Year

Raine Zhu | The Daily Eastern News
A student decorates a lantern at the Chinese New Year celebration Tuesday evening in the Martin Luther King Jr. University Union.

Valentina Vargas, Multicultural Reporter

February 5, 2019

“Happy New Year” was the phrase heard all throughout the night for the Chinese Lunar New Year. The Chinese Students and Scholars, Asian American Association and University Board celebrated in a get-together with students at the Chinese Lunar New Year at the University Ballroom in Martin Luther...

Students bring Chinese New Year to U.S.

Kennedy Nolen, Multicultural Reporter

January 30, 2017

Clad in traditional dress and eating Chinese food, students from the Chinese Student and Scholar Association celebrated the new year. Qian Cheng, president of the Chinese Student and Scholar Association, wore a traditional Chinese tunic called a “changshan.” Some women wore a traditional Chinese...

Chinese students to celebrate New Year

Kennedy Nolen, Multicultural Reporter

January 26, 2017

The Chinese Student and Scholar Association will celebrate traditions of Chinese New Year, or Spring Festival, at 6 p.m. Saturday at the Christian Campus House. Haizhou Li, a sustainable energy and technology management graduate student from Wenzhou, China, said the holiday is very traditional. He...

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