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Register Now: Mandarin Program Administrators Conference

Date: Friday, March 24, 2017
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Location: Univesity International Center
Keynote: Michael Bacon, Assistant Director of Dual Language at Portland Public School
Bacon will present on "Language Immersion: Research Findings and Equity in Action." Registration deadline is Monday, March 13, 2017.
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Professional Development Workshop: 'Top 10 Teacher Behaviors that Improve Proficiency'

Date: Saturday, March 25, 2017
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon
Location: University International Center
Michael Bacon
Registration deadline is Monday, March 13, 2017.

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China Day 2017

On Thursday, February 16, 2017 high school students and teachers from 7 high schools across Minnesota and Hudson, Wisconsin attended China Day at Ted Mann Concert Hall. This year’s China Day theme was “Connecting Globally Through Chinese Music,” and we were honored to host local Chinese musical prodigy and master of the pipa, Gao Hong accompanied by Butterfly. Read more!

CIUMN Hosts Chinese Language Cafe

This January, nearly 100 Chinese language enthusiasts from throughout the community joined the Confuicus Institute and the Meetup group, Minneapolis Chinese Culture and Language Club, for a delightful evening of meeting new friends, speaking Chinese and enjoying bubble tea. Read more!


2017 Minnesota Chinese Speech Contest

Date: April 22, 2017
Location: University of Minnesota
Registration deadline: March 17
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Summer 2017 Chinese Language Camps for Youth

Offerings this summer include:
Explore Chinese Language and Culture
Passport to China
Passport to China Immersion
Learn more here.

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