Events

China Cuts - Who was Confucius?

You might have heard of the ancient Chinese philosopher Confucius, but who exactly was he?

Watch our first episode of China Cuts where we answer this question.

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Chinese Film Festival

FREE and OPEN to the public

October 20 - 26

Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center

313 N. 13th St.

In celebration of the Confucius Institute's 10th year anniversary, we are holding a film festival for three Chinese film titles free and open to the public at the Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center from October 20th to October 26th. For tickets, just show up at the theater at the times listed below. All films are subtitled in English.

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Chinese Folk Music Concert

FREE TICKETS

October 23, 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Sheldon Museum of Art

12th and R st.

Join us in celebration of the 10th year anniversary of the Confucius Institute with a concert of traditional Chinese folk music - all free to the public. The concert will be performed by the Traditional Chinese Student Orchestra of Xi'an Jiaotong University - UNL's partner university.

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Confucius Cooking Class

Monday, November 13th,  6:00 - 7:30 pm 

206 Leverton Hall on UNL East Campus

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Confucius Cooking Class

Monday, September 11th 6:00 - 7:30 pm 

206 Leverton Hall on UNL East Campus

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Confucius Kids' Classes

Confucius Kids' Chinese classes for the Fall 2017 semester are up and ready! Sign up today for classes in Lincoln and Omaha!

Classes begin September 5th

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World Taiji Day

Come join the worldwide celebration!

Saturday April 29, 2017 from 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM.

Saint Paul United Methodist Church, gymnasium,

1144 M St.

Lincoln, NE 68508

Every year, on the last Saturday of April, millions of people around the world, in 100’s of cities, spanning 80 nations, come together to share and experience the energizing, healing benefits of Taijiquan (also known as “Tai Chi”).

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China in the Classroom Seminar

2017 China in the Classroom Seminar

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Confucius Cooking Class

For our last class of the semester, we will be demonstrating two dishes: pot stickers and seafood delights. 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:

May 1, 2017

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Registration Fee:

$20.00

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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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