Events

China in the Classroom Seminar

2017 China in the Classroom Seminar

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Confucius Cooking Class

On to round two: In this class we will be demonstrating two dishes: General Tso’s Chicken and Spring Rolls. The class will demonstrate step-by-step instructions and students will have the opportunity to give it a try.

Place:

UNL East Campus

Leverton Hall 206

Time:

April 3, 2017

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Registration Fee:

$20.00

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HSK Examination

2017 April HSK Test

Deadline to Register: March 24, 2017

Examination Date: April 22, 2017

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Happy Chinese New Year!

The Confucius Institute wishes everyone a Happy Chinese New Year! As we welcome the arrival of a new spring, we hope this year will bring joy and prosperity.

In observance of the holiday, there will be no classes on January 28th through February 1st. Classes will resume according to the normal scheduel on February 2nd.

孔子学院的人员祝贺各位新年快乐!迎欢新春,恭喜发财。

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Register for Spring 2017 Chinese Language Classes

The Confucius Institute offers low-cost Chinese language classes to the community in Lincoln and Omaha for both adults and children with levels varying from beginer to advanced.

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Class Cancellation

Class Cancellation

Due to inclement weather, there will be no Confucius Institute Chinese classes today, January 17, 2017. Chinese 101 and 102 will resume as normal next week and will be made up if necissary at the end of the semester.

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Happy Holidays

Happy Holidays from the Confucius Institute.

孔子学院祝大家节日快乐万事如意。

The Confucius Institute will be closed from December 24 to January 3.

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Fall 2016 HSK Exam

Register by October 13th!

HSK is the official test administered by the Hanban/Confucius Institute Headquarters to assess learners’ proficiency in Chinese language and to select participants for Conficius Institute Scholarships. The Confucius Institute at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln is a test center for HSK and will hold the test twice every year. Anyone in Nebraska is welcome to register and participate in the test. Click here for more information.

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2016 Chinese Speech Competition

In order to stimulate enthusiasm and interest for learning Chinese and to provide learners of Chinese in the state of Nebraska an opportunity to use the language,  the Confucius Institute at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln will hold a Chinese Speech Competition open to all non-native learners of Chinese of all ages. This year there will be two competitions. In addition to the regular competition, we will also allow video submissions in a virtual competition. Video submissions will be judged separately from the regular competition held on November 5 at UNL.

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Documentary: My Life in China

Documentary on the American dream and identity for Chinese immigrants to the United States showing at the Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center at 7 PM. Admission: $9.50

*Note: This event is not sponored by the Confucius Institute

MY LIFE IN CHINA
My father fled the Cultural Revolution in 1966.  After risking his life to get to America, he started our family in Boston.  But when his restaurant went bankrupt and my mom got sick, he began to feel like he’d failed at the American Dream.  

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