How did you spend Chinese New Year? (January 24, 2023)

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Katie Troske, Staff Writer

Question: How did you spend Chinese New Year?

This past Sunday was Chinese New Year, the beginning of the Year of the Rabbit on the Chinese Zodiac calender. Here’s how the Mid-Pacific community spent their Lunar New Year.








I’m not Chinese, but I like to celebrate Chinese New Year anyway. My friend gave me gao and my family at Chinese food at Golden Wheel.”

— Nicholas Nakatani ‘25








We celebrated last week, and I had dinner with my extended family. Then my immediate family had dinner and we ate gao and other Chinese food.”

— Kamalie Ho ‘25








During Chinese New Year, I eat Chinese food and spend time with my family.”

— Gigi Kiyabu ‘25

I eat dinner with my family and celebrate with different Chinese New Year traditions.”

— Sammi Chan ‘25