Events

2019 Chinese Speech Competition and Character-bee

April 27, 2019 1:00 PM at the Omaha South Magnet High School room 148

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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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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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HSK Examination

2017 April HSK Test

Deadline to Register: March 24, 2017

Examination Date: April 22, 2017

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2015 Speech Competition

2015 Chinese Speech Competition
In order to stimulate enthusiasm and interest for learning Chinese and to provide the learners of Chinese an opportunity to use the language, and to enhance understanding of the Chinese language and culture among students and others in Nebraska, a Chinese Speech Competition will be held by the Confucius Institute at UNL.  The competition will beld on Sunday, October 4th from 9am - 12pm in the Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center on the UNL City Campus.

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Fall Classes

Calligraphy lessons.  Dance classes.  Mid-autumn festival celebrations.  Lion dances.  New Year celebrations.  Language lessons.  Culture studies.  Ancient dynasties.  These are all things students who study at the Confucius Institute learn and experience at the weekly classes held on the campuses of the University of Nebraska in Lincoln and Omaha.  Class flyers for Lincoln and

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China in the Classroom Seminar

2017 China in the Classroom Seminar

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April 2015 HSK Test Results

If you took the HSK in April 2015, please contact our office to make arrangements to obtain your test results.  Our office hours are Monday-Friday 8 am-12 pm and 1 pm-5 pm.  You can stop by to pick up your results or have Angela email the results to you.

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May 2015 Cooking Class

Hunan cuisine, originated from Hunan province in China, is quite popular in Chinese restaurants and well-known for its spicy flavor. Hunan beef is stir-fried beef strips with vegetables and chili pepper or chili sauce.

Wonton Soup is a Chinese appetizer loved by many restaurant-goers. Most restaurants serve pork wonton soup. In our class, we will make pork wonton and a home-style chicken wonton, which has a delicate flavor. Wonton can be a main course or a side dish if it is cooked differently. We will explore the different cooking methods with participants.

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Confucius Workshop group
Chinese Culture Workshop for Nebraska Educators

In April, Confucius Institute instructors and staff will host a two-day workshop for high school administrators and social studies teachers to learn about Chinese history and culture.  Past years include lectures on Chinese history and culture and demonstrations on paper-cutting, Chinese calligraphy, and a tea ceremony.  Participants also have enjoyed the experience of sampling a wide variety of Chinese dishes.  Teachers also have the opportunity to ask questions of the instructors and staff about aspects of Chinese life.

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