Chinese Cultural Club celebrates Lunar New Year at luncheon

By Mazelle Etessami The Chinese Cultural Club hosted its annual luncheon Sunday, Feb. 12 to celebrate the Chinese New Year at the Hilton Hotel at Universal City. Tickets were $45 each. All the members of the HW Chinese Club and students in the Chinese language program were invited to the luncheon. Various members of the […]

Year of the dragon

By Susan Wang Firecrackers, red pockets and dumplings galore — Chinese New Year is a holiday accompanied by myriad traditions, which stem from the same roots as those accompanying Japanese and Korean New Year’s celebrations. Japanese New Year is celebrated on Jan. 1 of the Gregorian calendar, while both Chinese and Korean New Year are […]

Chinese culture spreads across both campuses

By Sammy Roth Amy Zhang ’10 presented a Chinese folk dance, Ric Tennenbaum ’13’s Lion Dance troupe performed, and a group of students put on a comedic skit called “The Year of the Ox With a Lot of Bull,” written and directed by Timothy Schorr ’10 and Jenny Lin ’11. “The performance was pretty good […]