Joanna Kristine Ninal is an English education double major with minors in Asian and Chinese studies. Ninal works as a Staff Writer for The Cougar's Byte since fall 2016. Ninal loves to play video games, such as Overwatch or Final Fantasy XIV, and also create projects such as videos, flyers and cosplay. She loves to read and write, especially dramatic and romantic themes in young adult literature like the Harry Potter series and the To All The Boys I've Loved Before series. Her goal in life is to be an English teacher and travel around to teach in countries such as Japan, China and South Korea.
Zhengfang Yu, also known as Sven, graduated from Wenzhou-Kean University in May 2016 as a part of the inaugural commencement class. Since graduating, Yu has been employed by UBS, a Swiss global financial services company.
On Saturday, April 24, 2017, the Biology Club and Pre-Medical Pre-Dental Association (PMPD) of Kean University hosted the third annual Biological and Health Science Career Conference in the Miron Student Center (MSC) Alumni Atrium.
Holi is a Hindu spring festival that is celebrated in India and Nepal and typically falls every March. The Asian Studies program of Kean University hosted its annual Holi festival on Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at the basketball courts during college hour, 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
On Monday, April 10, 2017, Wenzhou-Kean University Student Association (WKUSA) celebrated the Qingming Festival by the grassy field between Wilkins Theatre and Vaughn-Eames. WKUSA had many kites and food prepared for the kite flying activity from 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
It is 12 p.m. on Friday, April 7, 2017 and Kean Dance Marathon is underway. That is right, students participating will begin their 12-hour-straight dance to raise money for the Children's Miracle Network and the Children's Specialized Hospital.