Lunar New Year Dinner 2019 – Year of the Pig

Lunar New Year 2019 - Year of the Pig

With Professor Santa J Ono

A centuries old tradition, the Lunar New Year is celebrated in many countries across Asia and around the world. In celebration of the Lunar New Year, please join Professor Santa J. Ono, President and Vice-Chancellor, The University of British Columbia, for a special five-course dinner at the Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre.

Lucky Raffle proceeds will support the Blue & Gold Campaign for Students.

Hosted by

Dr. Kenneth Chow, BSc’87 and Mrs. Susan Chow, BA’87

Monday, January 21, 2019

Reception – 6:00 pm – Wong-Trainor Welcome Centre
Dinner and Program – 6:45 pm – Jack Poole Hall

Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre
6163 University Boulevard
Vancouver, BC – map

Dress: New Year Festive

Pay parking will be available in the Health Sciences Parkade.

The Lunar New Year Dinner is sold out.

If you would like to be placed on the waiting list, please contact Julia Levasseur at or 604-822-2035.


Catered by The Lazy Gourmet  – Executive Chef: Jenny Hui

  • Foie Gras and Chicken Dumplings with Sweet Soy Bourbon Sauce
  • XO Sauce Seared Scallop with Panfried Turnip Cake and Pickled Leeks
  • Spicy Peanut Sauce Long Noodles
  • Sablefish en Papillote with Shiitake Mushrooms and Sui Choi finished with a Ginger Butter
  • Almond Sago Pudding with Sweet Puree and Honeycomb chars

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