January 31, 2014
WHEN: Friday (Jan. 31)-Feb. 8
WHERE: Various locations on Texas Tech campus
EVENT: Texas Tech University Cross-Cultural Academic Advancement Center (CCAAC) celebrates the 2014 Lunar New Year with various events for students, faculty, staff and the Lubbock community starting Friday.
The Lunar New Year is a traditional Chinese holiday celebrated on the first day of the year on the Chinese calendar. Traditionally, celebrations start on Chinese New Year’s Eve to the last day of the month. According to the Chinese astrology calendar, 2014 is the Year of the Wooden Horse, which begins Feb. 4.
CCAAC’s Lunar New Year events educate individuals on the history and traditions of the Asian culture, offer a welcoming and friendly campus environment and build strong relations within the Texas Tech community.
The schedule of events is as follows:
For more information, contact CCAAC at 806-742-8681 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
CONTACT: Ricky Sherfield, unit coordinator, Cross-Cultural Academic Advancement Center, Texas Tech University, (806) 742-8681 or email@example.com.