Confucius Institute Starts China Club, Mahjong Club and Ping Pong Club
Confucius Institute is working on start two student organizations, China Club and Ping Pong Club, this fall. The two organizations are intend to provide extra opportunities for students to practice their Mandarin and learn more about Chinese culture. The China Club will organize culture events, conduct Chinese culture projects, and many other China related activities. The Ping Pong Club will hosts pingpong competions on campus as well as go to tournaments in the community.
Confucius Institute is Exploring collaboration with Local K-12 schools on Promoting Chinese Language Teaching
Xavier Confucius Institute has been working with several K-12 schools on promoting Chinese language teaching. We are looking into getting native Chinese teacher from China through Hanban and establish Confucius Classrooms in local K-12 schools.
Mandarin Textbook Exhibit for K-12 Schools
Xavier Confucius Institute is going to host a K-12 Mandarin textbook exhibit from January 14 to 16. We will invite teachers and administrative staff from local K-12 schools to review and discuss the teaching materials available in Xavier's library. Xavier Confucius Institute strives for providing teaching and learning resources for the local communities in the Great New Orleans area and help them promote Mandarin learning in the local schools.
Chinese New Year Celebration
Mark your calendar! On Janurary 24, 2014, Xavier Confucius Institute is going to host a grand Chinese New Year celebration at Xavier University Center.