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First-Year Student Helps Teach Miami Staff and Faculty Chinese Language Skills
jingjing-banner.jpgJingjing Luo was scrolling through her WeChat messages one day when something caught her eye. In a group chat of all the Chinese first years, she noticed a post advertising a need for students to help with a conversational Chinese course for Miami staff and faculty.
The Confucius Institute Hosts Fourth Bi-Annual Duanwei Test
On December 3, the Confucius Institute hosted a duanwei test, a form of ranking for Chinese martial arts. This allowed students to test their skills after practicing all semester.
Musicians visit Oxford before Cincinnati Youth Chinese Music and Art Festival
festival-banner.jpgOn October 30th, musicians from Liaoning Normal University (LNNU) arrived in Oxford for five days of musical performances and demonstrations. Their visit ended on Saturday, Nov. 3, with the Cincinnati Youth Chinese Music and Art Festival, which included a talent show featuring local students and ended with a performance by the LNNU musicians.
Liaoning Normal University Musicians Perform Chinese Music Impressions
impressions-banner.jpgThe lights dimmed as the audience grew quiet. The audience filled the Souers Recital Hall, waiting expectantly for the show to begin. As the clock struck 7:30, the host came on stage, reading first and Chinese and then in English to welcome everyone there and to announce the first performers. All of the musicians are highly regarded professors at Liaoning Normal University in China, led by Professor Shihu Liu, the Dean of Music School.
The Confucius Institute Hosts its Fifth Annual Chinese Festival
chinese-festival-dancing-.jpgThe Confucius Institute at Miami University held its fifth annual Chinese Festival on Sept. 28 to celebrate Global Confucius Institute Day.
Confucius Institute at Miami University Holds Training Workshop for Chinese Teachers
training-banner.jpgThe Confucius Institute at Miami University (CIMU) held a training workshop for Chinese teachers at 8:30 a.m. on September 9. The event was co-sponsored by Sycamore High School in Cincinnati, Ohio, where the workshop was held. Nearly 40 teachers from Cincinnati, Dayton, Columbus, Cleveland, and Kentucky attended the training.
Miami University Confucius Institute Hosts 5th Annual Chinese Festival Celebration
September may bring crisp air and autumn foliage to Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, but this time of year also means something else from the perspective of Global Initiatives: itÂ’s time for the annual Chinese Festival.
5 Ways to Expand your Global Horizons at Miami this Fall
Explore five easy ways to expand your global horizons at Miami this fall.
Apply for the Chinese Language and Culture Camp
chinese-summercamp.jpgStudents who register for this camp will learn basic Chinese vocabulary and engage in activities such as kung fu, paper cutting, Chinese mask making, and more!