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CI Day Connects Community to Chinese Culture

CI Day Connects Community to Chinese Culture

11/14: UKCI Presents "A Journey to Ancient Huangzhou"

11/14: UKCI Presents "A Journey to Ancient Huangzhou"

Join the University of Kentucky Confucius Institute (UKCI) on November 14, 2015 for a performance entitled, "A Journey to Ancient Huangzhou," to be held at the Singletary Center for the Arts Concert Hall at 1:00 pm. Admission is free and open to the public. Audience members will experience traditional arts and instruments, as well as the Huangmei Opera -- one of China's most noted traditional operas! Please see the attached poster for additional details. We look forward to seeing you there!

Shanghai University Troupe Celebration Performance

Shanghai University Troupe Celebration Performance

 In celebration of the fifth anniversary of the University of Kentucky Confucius Institute (UKCI), the Shanghai University Folk Music Troupe was invited to perform on October 3, 2015 at the UK Singletary Center for the Arts Recital Hall. More than 300 audience members attended and applauded the evening’s performance with a standing ovation.

UKCI Hosts Orientation for New K-12 Teachers of 2015

UKCI Hosts Orientation for New K-12 Teachers of 2015
 

2015 UKCI Distinguished Scholar Lecture: 10/16!

Join the University of Kentucky Confucius Institute (UKCI) in welcoming Dr. Robin R. Wang as the first speaker in the 2015 Distinguished Scholars Series. Her lecture, entitled Yinyang: The Way of Ways, and discussion will take place on Friday, Oct. 16 from 2:30 - 4:00 pm in the Patterson Office Tower 18th Floor, West-End Lobby, with a reception to follow.

9/26: UKCI Celebrates Confucius Institute Day!

Join the University of Kentucky Confucius Institute (UKCI) for a celebration of Confucius Institute Day this Saturday, September 26 from 2:00 to 5:00 PM at the corner of Cooper and University Drive. As a part of this celebration, UKCI teachers and staff will lead activities related to Chinese language, painting, calligraphy, music, Kongfu and Taiji, among many others. Catering will also be provided free of charge, so please join us for the festivities this weekend! Additional details available on the attached poster. 

 

Dr. A. E. Clark to Give Lecture on Oct. 1

Join the University of Kentucky Chinese Studies Program in welcoming Dr. Anthony E. Clark who will give a Visiting Scholar Lecture entitled, "A Culture of Resistance: Catholic Women and Social Reform in Republican China," on October 1 at 7:30 pm in the William T. Young Library Auditorium. Dr. Clark is the Edward B. Lindaman Endowed Chair in Chinese History at Whitworth University in Spokane, Washington.

10/3: Shanghai University Troupe to Perform at UK

Founded in 2005, the Shanghai University Folk Music Troupe is comprised of more than 40 students who major or excel in folk music. Pictured on the attached poster from left to right are soloists Ms. Huaqing Ren (Erhu player), Ms. Cong Sheng (pianist), Ms. Ye Xia (Pipa player), Ms. Min Yuan (Erhu player), Dr. Lin Shan (Conductor), and Dr. Chunyi Xu (Kung Fu Master). 

UKCI Chinese Language & Culture Courses

UKCI Chinese Language & Culture Courses

Chinese 1, 2, 3

Learn practical vocabulary, characters and conversational skills. After completing Chinese 3, students will know about 200 characters and be able to hold short conversation on several topics.

Business Chinese

2015 UKCI "China In My Lens" Photo Contest

2015 UK Confucius Institute “China In My Lens” Photo Contest
 
The UK Confucius Institute is pleased to announce the 2015 “China In My Lens” photo contest.  UK students and faculty as well as high school students who are interested in China are encouraged to enter this contest.

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