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USMMA Midshipmen Celebrate Chinese New Year

NEW YORK, N.Y., February 5, 2017 - Today, Midshipmen from the United States Merchant Marine Academy (USMMA) attended New York City's Chinese New Year Parade. The parade in which is held in Chinatown each year, is one of the largest Chinese New Year celebrations in the world. 

Last updated: Sunday, February 5, 2017

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