William & Mary

Confucius Institute

  • "Water Tossing Boulders" Book Talk
    "Water Tossing Boulders" Book Talk  Please join us on Friday, November 10th at the Reves Center from 4:00-6:00 pm for a book talk on Water Tossing Boulders: How a Family of Chinese Immigrants Led the First Fight to Desegregate Schools, led by Author Adrienne Berard. {{http://www.wm.edu/sites/confuciusinstitute/announcements/book-talk-water-tossing-boulders-how-a-family-of-chinese-immigrants-led-the-first-fight-to-desegregate-schools-in-the-jim-crow-south-led-by-author-adrienne-berard.php, Learn more}}  
  • Fall Community Courses
    Fall Community Courses  {{https://forms.wm.edu/form/view/17050/9191be4f69fbaa1988e5a8d9319b0152, Sign up}} for a variety fun and educational {{http://www.wm.edu/sites/confuciusinstitute/communityprogramming/communitylanguagecultureclasses/index.php, fall community courses}} ranging from Taiji to Chinese language!  
  • Chinese Proficiency Tests
    Chinese Proficiency Tests  Get ready for {{http://www.wm.edu/sites/confuciusinstitute/other-resources/tests/index.php, Chinese Proficiency Tests}} coming up in 2017! Test dates can be found {{http://www.wm.edu/sites/confuciusinstitute/announcements/2017-chinese-proficiency-tests.php, here}}. Make sure you register in advance and study hard!  
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Come out and enjoy learning about Chinese language and culture this spring with WMCI's Fall 2017 events and courses! Walking into Today's China, Chinese Painting, Chinese language classes and more will be offered! Join WMCI for our events this semester, including a Erhu Solo Concert, the Mid-Autumn Festival Celebration, and a performance by the art troupe of Minzhu University!

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The William & Mary Confucius Institute (WMCI) is charged with promoting the study of Chinese language and culture at the College and in the Central and Southeastern regions of Virginia. The WMCI was established in 2011 and dedicated in 2012, joining a network of over 300 Confucius Institutes worldwide. It is the second Confucius Institute at a public university in the Commonwealth of Virginia.

The WMCI is a collaborative program in partnership with Beijing Normal University (BNU) and the Office of Chinese Language Council International (Hanban), a public institution affiliated with the Chinese Ministry of Education.

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