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Chinese New Year celebrations

Watch the video to find out what happens at our Chinese New Year celebrations

Lunar New Year 2022


We want to wish all our students, staff and local residents Happy Lunar New Year 2022, the Year of the Tiger. In Chinese culture, the Tiger is a valued animal because of its good leadership qualities, passion and vitality. 

We will be celebrating on campus on Tuesday 1 February.
We encourage everyone to wear something red on the day to celebrate!

Forum Street, Streatham Campus
11.00-2.00
Collect one of our 1000 lucky 'red packets' containing a university retail voucher and a surprise!
  Try some dumplings and  bingtuanghulu. 
Plant Power Noodles will also have a stall for you to buy delicious noodles. 
  Watch our students create beautiful traditional calligraphy
  Write a new year wish for our wishing tree
  Try your hand at some intricate Chinese knot work with Deborah and Mervyn
  Learn about JiaJia's important research project highlighting female domestic abuse and support
  Learn more about Vietnamese new year traditions
XFI 6.30pm Firework display open to all. 
Help us bring in the new year with a bang! 

All week try the Lunar New Year menus in Comida, La Touche and Cross Keys. 
Lunar New Year Menu 2022: Comida
Lunar New Year menu: La Touche