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Chinese New Year, Year of the Dragon

Dr. Ronnie Littlejohn, chair of the Department of Philosophy, and Dr. Qingjun (Joan) Li, assistant professor in Asian Studies and Chinese, recently celebrated the Chinese New Year with Belmont Chinese language students. Delicious food and spectacular performances were part of the celebration hosted by the Nashville Chinese Association and held at Father Ryan High School.

Jan. 23 marked the beginning of the Year of the Golden Dragon. The Year of the Golden Dragon is special as it happens only every sixty years and is considered one of the luckiest years.