BYU Chinese Language Fair - April 18th


06/05/2013 - 19:28 - 0 Comments

ARIZONA: In celebration of Chinese New Year, ASU’s Confucius Institute and Chinese Flagship Program hosted the 2013 Chinese Culture Day for 3500 at Hamilton High School. The celebration included dragon and lion dance performances by Hamilton High Chinese class students, as well as calligraphy and Chinese painting demonstrations. Students also took a break from their busy studies and had fun...

06/05/2013 - 19:19 - 0 Comments

ARIZONA: The Hanban Summer Camp is sponsored by the Confucius Institute Headquarters/Hanban in China and is organized by the ASU Confucius Institute. There will be 25 Arizona high school students joining this China trip this summer. This China camp offers opportunities for Arizona high school students to be immersed in the Chinese language while taking education beyond the classrooms and...

06/03/2013 - 19:11 - 0 Comments

ARIZONA: Beginning in 2010, the ASU Confucius Institute has organized and sponsored a Chinese Speech Competition for secondary school students at the ASU Language Fair. The competition is divided into three levels: Novice Mid (1 year of Chinese), Novice High (2-3 years of Chinese), and Intermediate (3rd year or above). Novice Mid students typically recite a poem or a short self-introduction...

06/03/2013 - 19:08 - 0 Comments

ARIZONA: Because images frequently tell a story in more profound and meaningful ways than words can often mirror, the ASU Confucius Institute has organized a photo contest titled “China in Your Eyes,” inviting K 7-16 students to share their personal visual depiction of China. A photo caption must accompany each submission and must describe how the photo relates to Chinese culture or to their...

06/03/2013 - 19:04 - 0 Comments

ARIZONA: To increase students’ motivation in Chinese language learning and their familiarity with Chinese culture, the ASU Confucius Institute and Chinese Flagship Program sponsored ASU Chinese Flagship student Jonny Dangerfield in presenting China-related presentations in Arizona K-12 schools. Jonny, who is also the 2013 Southwest Chinese Bridge Chinese Proficiency Contest’s first place...