Chinese and Foreign Students of International College Celebrated the Winter Solstice Together

Publisher:pubdate:2021-12-23Browse Times:10

The Winter Solstice is an important festival of the 24 solar terms and a traditional festival of the Chinese nation. On the evening of December 21st, Chinese and foreign students of the International College gathered in the cafeteria of the international students’ accommodation to make and eat dumplings, appreciate the traditional Chinese culture and to welcome the Winter Solstice.

Chinese and Foreign Students Worked Together

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The celebration activity was organized by the Student Council of the International College. Even though the temperature dropped sharply and it was drizzling outside, the kitchen was warm. Chinese and foreign students gathered around the dining table, prepared and mixed the filling, wrapped and cooked the dumplings, all became experts in making dumplings. The dumplings came in different shapes and sizes, but everyone enjoyed the pleasure of helping each other. At this time, the kitchen has become an enjoyable large family, brimmed with laughter. In the cold winter night, a plate of steaming hot dumplings, a bowl of sweet and soft glutinous rice balls, represented the unity and cooperation among students of the International College as well as the bonding culture connecting China with the foreign countries.