Pace University’s School of Education to Host 16th Annual Chinese New Year Extravaganza, Feb. 9

Posted by Public Affairs on February 04, 19100 at 17:16:47:

Contact: Public Affairs
(212) 346-1637

NEW YORK – A children’s art exhibit, traditional dances and other cultural performances
will highlight the 16th Annual Chinese New Year Extravaganza sponsored by Pace University’s
School of Education, Wednesday, February 9, on its campus in lower Manhattan. More than
650 elementary school children from Chinatown will participate in the celebration.

Students from Community School District 2, under the direction of A.R.T.S., Inc., will
perform Traditional Chinese Dances from noon-1:30 p.m. at the Pace Downtown Theater on
Spruce Street. A.R.T.S., Inc. (Art Resources for Teachers and Students), is a community
based resource center comprising professionals, performers and educators who work intensively
with schools in Chinatown.

A Children’s Art Exhibit will feature paintings, drawings and sculpture from pre-schoolers
and elementary school children that demonstrate the students’ artistic ability and enthusiasm
to celebrate their heritage and culture. The exhibit, located at the Peter Fingesten Art
Gallery at Pace University, will be on display from Feb. 7-18. A special viewing will be held
from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 9.

The Chinese New Year Extravaganza is sponsored by Pace University’s School of Education, A.R.T.S.,
Inc., Chinese-American Planning Council, Chinese-American Arts Council, Pace Education Alliance,
and The Chase Manhattan Bank.

Pace is a comprehensive, independent University with campuses in New York City and Westchester County.
Nearly 14,000 students are enrolled in undergraduate and graduate degree programs in the Dyson College
of Arts and Sciences, Lubin School of Business, School of Computer Science and Information Systems,
School of Education, School of Law and Lienhard School of Nursing.

Posted by Public Affairs on February 04, 19100 at 17:16:47:

Contact: Public Affairs
(212) 346-1637
NEW YORK – A children’s art exhibit, traditional dances and other cultural performances
will highlight the 16th Annual Chinese New Year Extravaganza sponsored by Pace University’s
School of Education, Wednesday, February 9, on its campus in lower Manhattan. More than
650 elementary school children from Chinatown will participate in the celebration.

Students from Community School District 2, under the direction of A.R.T.S., Inc., will
perform Traditional Chinese Dances from noon-1:30 p.m. at the Pace Downtown Theater on
Spruce Street. A.R.T.S., Inc. (Art Resources for Teachers and Students), is a community
based resource center comprising professionals, performers and educators who work intensively
with schools in Chinatown.

A Children’s Art Exhibit will feature paintings, drawings and sculpture from pre-schoolers
and elementary school children that demonstrate the students’ artistic ability and enthusiasm
to celebrate their heritage and culture. The exhibit, located at the Peter Fingesten Art
Gallery at Pace University, will be on display from Feb. 7-18. A special viewing will be held
from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 9.

The Chinese New Year Extravaganza is sponsored by Pace University’s School of Education, A.R.T.S.,
Inc., Chinese-American Planning Council, Chinese-American Arts Council, Pace Education Alliance,
and The Chase Manhattan Bank.

Pace is a comprehensive, independent University with campuses in New York City and Westchester County.
Nearly 14,000 students are enrolled in undergraduate and graduate degree programs in the Dyson College
of Arts and Sciences, Lubin School of Business, School of Computer Science and Information Systems,
School of Education, School of Law and Lienhard School of Nursing.

School of Education to Sponsor 15th Annual Chinese New Year Extravaganza, Feb. 10

A children’s art exhibit, traditional dances and other cultural performances
will highlight the 15th Annual Chinese New Year Extravaganza sponsored by Pace University’s
School of Education, Wednesday, February 10, on its campus in lower Manhattan. More than
700 elementary school children from the New York metropolitan area will participate in the
celebration.

Posted by Public Affairs on February 09, 1999 at 10:16:37:

Contact: Public Affairs
(212) 346-1637
NEW YORK – A children’s art exhibit, traditional dances and other cultural performances
will highlight the 15th Annual Chinese New Year Extravaganza sponsored by Pace University’s
School of Education, Wednesday, February 10, on its campus in lower Manhattan. More than
700 elementary school children from the New York metropolitan area will participate in the
celebration.

Beginning at 11:45 a.m., Wednesday, Feb. 10, A Southern Lion Dance, performed by the Wing
Hong Yip Dragon Style Kung Fu Club troupe, will wind through the streets near Pace University
and end at the Pace Downtown Theater on Spruce Street. The lion dance, not to be confused
with the dragon dance, is to bring good luck, good fortune, good health, prosperity, and
happiness to people and business.

More than 100 students from Community School District 2, under the direction of A.R.T.S.,
Inc., will participate in Traditional Children’s Dance Performances from noon-1:30 p.m. on
Wednesday, Feb. 10 at the Pace Downtown Theater. A.R.T.S., Inc. (Art Resources for Teachers
and Students), is a community-based resource center comprising professionals, performers and
educators who work intensively with schools in Chinatown.

A Children’s Art Exhibit will feature paintings, drawings and sculpture from pre-schoolers
from Chinatown’s Chung Pak Day Care Center, which demonstrate the students’ artistic ability
and enthusiasm to celebrate their heritage and culture. The exhibit, located at the Peter
Fingesten Art Gallery at Pace University, will be on display from Feb. 8-19. A special
viewing will be held from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. on Wednesday,Feb. 10.

The Chinese New Year Extravaganza is sponsored by The Pace University School of Education,
A.R.T.S., Inc., Chinese-American Planning Council, Chinese-American Arts Council, Pace
Education Alliance, Coalition for Diversity, Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, and The Chase Manhattan
Bank.

Pace is a comprehensive, independent University with campuses in New York City and Westchester
County. Nearly 14,000 students are enrolled in undergraduate and graduate degree programs in
the Dyson College of Arts and Sciences, Lubin School of Business, School of Computer Science
and Information Systems, School of Education, School of Law and Lienhard School of Nursing.