2018 New Year Celebration for International Students

On January 5th, Nanjing Audit University held “2018 New Year Celebration for International Students” at the Chorus Rehearsal Room of NAU New Stadium. The celebration was liven up by 14 programs from diverse cultural backgrounds.

 

This year's new year celebration was organized by School of International Exchange(SIE) and supported by the Department of Art Education and Logistics Department. International student Andrew from Malawi and Ammie from Antigua and Barbuda hosted for the celebration.

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Exotic Dancing with distinctive characteristics of different countries features this year's New Year celebration. Students from Palestine, Samoa, Laos, Afghanistan and some other countries dressed up in their national costumes and served the audience a grand visual feast. 

 

Gorgeous Waltz Changing Partner”

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Traditional Samoa folk dancing

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Exquisite Laos Dancing Hak Sao Hueng Kai

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Enthusiastic Afghan Dancing Attan

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Freestyle Moroccan Group Dancing

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Modern dancing Despacitoignited the audience

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The international students are talented at not only dancing but also singing. LG from kyrgyzstan played guitar and fondly sang the song Hero.

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Khadija from Morocco amazed the audience with her voice.

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Some of our international students who speak fluent Chinese challenged themselves with mandarin songs. Uugii and Tuya from Mongolia sang out their friendship in NAU with an old madarin song entitled Friendship.

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Indonesian student Gio sang the mandarin song Sentimental.

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Gates from Thailand recites the poem Turtle Live Long, which was written by Cao Cao, a great chancellor and poem writer from the Eastern Han Dynasty, in both Thai and Mandarin. 

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On behalf of SIE faculty, Effine and Lisa responded the international students with a classical English song Yesterday Once More, bringing a touch of warmth to the cold winter night. 

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Howard from NAU Students Art Group sang the song No One Else Like You. A festive atmosphere was created by the cheerful melody. 

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We were also privileged to invite Mr Cheng Lengjie, Dean of SIE, Mrs Tang Shanmei, Director of Department of Art Education, Mr Ding Jianfeng, from the Student Affairs Committee, and Mrs Yang Fangmin, from the Youth League Committee to be our honorable guests and presented awards for the Essay Writing Contest Impression NAU, as well as after-class sports games during the celebration.

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The success of this celebration cannot be achieved without dedication and hard work of all the working staff and performers backstage: hosts running over lines, singers double-checking music, dancers practising over and over again, SIE faculties holding multiple jobs during preparation……They are the most adorable persons in the celebration.

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The new year celebration turns out to be a multicultural feast full of excitement and joy. In the new year of 2018, we sincerely wish all the international students a memorable stay in NAU, and all the faculties every success in their work. We are looking forward to higher achievements of SIE and a better future of NAU.

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