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”).
April 2015 HSK Test Results
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.
Chinese Culture Workshop for Nebraska Educators
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.
Chinese Movie Festival
Confucius Institute Lecture Series
American High School Students Summer Bridge Camp in China
Confucius Institute will host up to 30 students from the Nebraska public schools on a Chinese Summer Bridge Camp to be held July 16-31, 2015. The students will deepen their understanding of China and Chinese customs by participating in classes and other activities and visit many historical and cultural sites. Up to 700 American students will travel to China to take part in this important summer camp.
2015 Chinese Culture Festival
Confucius Institute is hosting the 2015 Chinese Culture Festival. Most events are FREE!! Come out and enjoy as many as you can!
September 14 10:30 - 12:00 Guest lecturer Dr. Yenbo Wu "Cross-Culture Understanding and Communication in the Chinese Context" Great Plains Room, East Campus Union, Reception to Follow
September 20 2:00 pm OCCA Youth Chinese Talent Contest - Rules & details at www.omahachinese.net