Year of the Rabbit hops onto campus at UC Irvine with all-day celebrations for Lunar New Year
- January 17, 2023
- Bill Maurer, anthropology and law, Daily Pilot, Jan. 17, 2023
The students and faculty at UC Irvine got a head start Tuesday on celebrating the Lunar New Year in person at both its student center and the Irvine Barclay Theater …. Bill Maurer, the dean of the school of social sciences, said the university has hosted an event for Lunar New Year of this scale for several years. … “What’s great about this event is that UCI is such a diverse place with a very diverse student body. This really provides everyone an opportunity to learn about Lunar New Year and the different ways and cultures that celebrate it,” Maurer said.