Jacksonville, AL – The International Student Organization invites the campus and local communities to celebrate the Lunar New Year on Wednesday, Jan. 25, 5-7 p.m., on the front lawn of the International House. Learn how the holiday is observed in Asian countries while enjoying performances, games and food. The event is free and open to the public.
Also, be sure to attend the Gamecock Basketball Doubleheader at Pete Mathews Coliseum on Thursday night, Jan. 26, to see a halftime performance by Chinese-American acrobat Red Panda. Her act involves riding a seven-foot-tall unicycle while catching and balancing multiple ceramic bowls on her feet and head. The women’s team will take on Central Arkansas at 5:45 p.m., while the men’s team will face off against Lipscomb at 8 p.m. Tickets start at $8, but are free to JSU students and those younger than age 18.