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Living Landscapes and the Art College of Inner Mongolia University

SCHEDULE AT-A-GLANCE SUNDAY, SEPT. 22 Global Contemporary Exhibitions Opening Receptions: 6pm, the Art Museum at UK and Tuska Center MONDAY, SEPT. 23 Costumes in Context: noon, Niles Gallery TUESDAY, SEPT. 24...

Moon Festival
2013 UKCI Artwork and Essay Competition

The UK Confucius Institute presents the Third Moon Festival Artwork and Essay Competition to celebrate the Traditional Chinese Moon Festival! Categories: Essay Artwork Levels: Elementary (grades 1 - 5) Middle & High (grades 6 - 12...

UK Prepares Students with 'China Literacy' for 21st Century World

As the University of Kentucky prepares its students to compete in a globalized world, it's crucial to provide students with what associate provost for international programs Susan Carvalho calls "China literacy." As the world's leading exporter...

Shanghai University Honors UK Journalism Professor

University of Kentucky journalism professor Buck Ryan was honored by Shanghai University at a teaching award ceremony after completing a two-week summer course sponsored by the Confucius Institute. Ryan, who is director of the Citizen Kentucky...

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UK Hosts Chinese High School Summer Camp

The University of Kentucky Confucius Institute recently hosted a group of students from Xi’an Gaoxin No. 1 High School in Shanghai, China. The students were participants in an annual camp hosted by the UK Confucius Institute in which Chinese...

University of Kentucky Symphony wows Chinese audiences with American music

The University of Kentucky Symphony Orchestra returned to Lexington this week after a 14-day concert tour in China, where its performances received warm receptions. Skip Gray, director of the UK school of music, called the trip "a huge success...

Results of UKCI's 2013 K-12 Chinese Proficiency Competition

On May 18th, 2013, the UK Confucius Institute held its 2013 Chinese Proficiency Competition for K-12 Students at Tates Creek High School in Lexington, Kentucky. The competition took place as a part of the Lexington Chinese School’s Culture Fair....

UK College of Education Hosts Educators from China

The University of Kentucky College of Education and UK Confucius Institute recently helped host visiting educators from China to learn more about private and innovative public schools in the U.S. Specifically, they wanted to know how the schools...

UK Expands Collaborations and Programs with Jilin University

Earlier this semester a University of Kentucky delegation led by Interim Provost Tim Tracy visited Jilin University – one of the most prestigious “Top Ten” universities in China – with an aim to expand UK’s name recognition in China, and create...

UKCI Scholarships Aid Students’ Summer Education Abroad in Shanghai

The University of Kentucky Confucius Institute proudly awarded scholarships to14 students to support their participation in the UK sponsored summer education abroad program, Conversational Chinese at Shanghai University. This 4-week Summer I...

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