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A Chinese ‘Major’ Celebration

Chinese Major/Minor at WKU

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2014 Spring Festival Gala: An Oriental Monsoon: Sat, Feb 8, 6pm, Van Meter

The Confucius Institute at WKU will host “An Oriental Monsoon,” performed by Hangzhou Normal University’s Student Troupe, on Feb. 8. The 2014 Spring Festival Gala will take place at Van Meter Hall; doors open at 6pm with the performance at … Continue reading

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WKU Chinese Club Dumpling Party

Need a delicious and fun break from studying? I am so excited for this activity! We have wanted to make Chinese dumplings for so long! If you have never tasted them, I promise you they are delicious. I could eat … Continue reading

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‘Languages for All?’

This was the title of a recent conference that brought together professors, researchers, and administrators to discuss the importance of all US students to become as proficient as possible in a second language. There appears to be a growing consensus … Continue reading

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WKU hosts first meeting of Confucius Institutes in the US

WKU will be hosting the 2013 Joint Meeting of U.S. Confucius Institutes Friday-Monday (Sept. 27-30), the first such meeting in the United States. More than 260 delegates representing 91 universities will be in attendance along with representatives of Hanban, the … Continue reading

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Chinese Language Flagship Program at WKU Growing

With 26 new students, this fall will mark the enrollment of the largest cohort of the Chinese Language Flagship Program at WKU since its inception in 2009. Sponsored by The Language Flagship, an initiative of the National Security Education Program, … Continue reading

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Learning Chinese: Psycholinguistic Insights & Effective Classroom Practices

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Chinese Tea Ceremony

The Chinese Club in the Modern Languages Department invites You to a Tea Ceremony Do you feel a little stressed out at this point in the semester? The WKU Chinese Club would like to treat you to some Chinese tea … Continue reading

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WKU, Confucius Institute recognize, honor Hanban Chinese teachers

WKU President Gary Ransdell and the Confucius Institute hosted a dinner that celebrated the accomplishments of all Hanban Chinese teachers for academic year 2012-2013. The staple program for the Confucius Institute is its Hanban Chinese teacher program.  During its inaugural year 2010-2011, … Continue reading

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The wait is over! Panda Express is open!

Be one of the first to visit Panda Express today (4th) and tomorrow (5th) from 11 am – 3 pm. Panda is located in Garrett Conference Center one floor above the Garrett Food Court. Monday, October 8th Panda Express will … Continue reading

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