Chinese New Year celebrates Year of the Ram

The 4713th Chinese New Year was celebrated Feb. 19 and Seton Hill University (SHU) engaged in the festivities. The Office of Multicultural and International Services set up activities in the Maura Solarium and traditional Chinese food was served in the cafeteria for dinner. Chinese months are based on the lunar calendar, where each month begins…

The Super Panda closes…what are students to do?

  The Super Panda Chinese buffet recently closed its doors after inspectors uncovered multiple health code violations.  With a local favorite gone, where are college students to go and get their fix? A host of other local Chinese restaurants are available to Greensburg students.  I have rated, in countdown format, the top five Chinese places…

Quick Terms in Chinese

Here are a few basic terms, keep in mind that pronunciation is vital. Many words are spelled the same way and may sound the same way but mean completely different things Hello – nǐhǎo (knee how) My name is – wǒ jiào (wah jiaow) Thank you – xièxiè (Shi-e Shi-e) Wonderful – tai hao le…