At the end of each academic year during the Department’s graduation ceremony, the Chinese Program presents awards to students for their outstanding achievements in Chinese studies.
The MLL Book Prize in Chinese is awarded to a student who has shown overall excellence in Chinese studies. This includes language abilities, research potentials and overall knowledge about China and Chinese culture.
The Finn Prize for Excellence in Chinese was established through the generous support of the parents of our former student Michael Finn. It is given to a student who is considered by the Chinese faculty to have made the greatest progress in the study of the Chinese language.
The Chinese Culture Championship Prize is an award given by the Confucius Institute at W&M to recognize a student who has demonstrated leadership in promoting the knowledge and appreciation of Chinese culture on campus.
Books and Supplies:
WMCI houses a library containning a wide array of materials such as books (on Chinese culture, literature, HSK, ect.), magazines, dictionaries, reference books, art works, and electronic equipment for a total experience and understanding of Chinese language and culture. Booklist is available here.
William and Mary Confucius Institute offers non-credit language and culture courses regularly. Detailed schedule can be found here.
Teaching Positions at BNU:
William and Mary Confucius Institute, the collaborative program between the College of William and Mary (W&M) and Beijing Normal University (BNU), regularly recruits English teachers for the School of Foreign Languages and Literature at BNU. The English teachers will teach to English major and non-English major graduate students alike. For more information, please click here.