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Rotunda Gallery Opens Chinese Landscape Photography Exhibit

 September 22, 2014
A Chinese photography exhibition was opened in the Nebraska Union Rotunda Gallery. The exhibit focuses on landscape photography from Wang Dajun, a renowned contemporary Chinese photographer. It will run until Sept. 26, open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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Midlands Voices: Nebraska's Connections to China Increasingly Important

August 5, 2014
By John Gale

The writer is Nebraska’s Secretary of State.

I recently returned from a two-week visit to the People’s Republic of China. It was my second visit to that country in four years.

Both trips were organized by the Confucius Institute at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and Xi’an Jiaotong University. The delegation from Nebraska, which I accompanied, traveled from Beijing to Xi’an and then to Shanghai.

Comparing both trips, I could see what has changed in four years and what has stayed the same.

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Confucius Institute Recognized

Chinese Vice Premier Liu Yandong (left) presents the model institute award to UNL Chancellor Harvey Perlman Dec. 6 during the 10th Confucius Institute Conference in Shanghai. The UNL Confucius Institute is one of about 10 worldwide to receive the honor.

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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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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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Featured Title Display: China Past and Present

Fall 2017

Adele Hall Learning Commons

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