Celebrate Chinese New Year at UH Hilo!

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Date: Monday, February 7, 2011
Contact: Alyson Kakugawa-Leong, (808) 974-7642

For Immediate Release

The public is invited to celebrate Chinese New Year with the University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo on Thursday, February 10, 10 a.m.- noon on the Campus Center Plaza.

There will be cultural demonstrations such as calligraphy and Chinese horoscope, members of the Hawai‘i Chinese Civic Association will be on hand as will returning study abroad students and international students from Taiwan and China, who will share information about study abroad in those countries.

“People can also help a UH Hilo student study abroad by going online to http://tiny.cc/nsybc and using the flyer there at Panda Express, 368 East Maka‘ala St., on Friday, February 11,” explained Carolina Lam, director of global education at UH Hilo. “A portion of the proceeds will go to UH Hilo study abroad scholarships.”

For more information, contact the Center for Global Education and Exchange at 933-8809 or uhhglobe@hawaii.edu.


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