Chinese New Year

Yanwen Cai, a freshman civil engineering major, performed a traditional Chinese song on the Er Wu in front of Tommy Trojan on Monday for Global Culture Month, a month-long event put on by Program Board’s International Student Assembly. Chinese New Year is on Sunday.

Londoners ring in Year of the Tiger with food and fireworks

On the eve of London’s Chinese New Year celebration, Trafalgar Square stood empty. Standing at the top steps of the National Gallery, I relished this rarity, knowing full well that by noon the next day, every inch of the concrete-covered Downtown space — which is around the same size as Los Angeles’ Pershing Square — […]