Beauty of Hanzi

Beauty of Hanzi

The Beauty of Hanzi (Chinese Calligraphy) workshop was held at the University of Washington on Saturday, November 4th, 2017. Participants learned how Hanzi (Chinese Characters) came into being, and experienced its beauty in terms of pronunciation, formation, and...
Confucius Institute Day 2017 in Bellingham

Confucius Institute Day 2017 in Bellingham

Confucius Institute Day 2017 was celebrated on Saturday, October 28th, 2017 at Happy Valley Elementary School in Bellingham. This year’s event showcased Chinese culture with performances from musicians, martial artists, dancers, as well as a painting...
Chinese Literacy Workshops October 28, 2017

Chinese Literacy Workshops October 28, 2017

CIWA’s Chinese Literacy Workshop Series launched with two excellent workshops on Saturday, October 21, 2017 at the University of Washington, presented by Dr. Keiko Koda, Professor of Second Language Acquisition and Japanese in the Department of Modern Languages...
Glamorous China: Sichuan University Ensemble

Glamorous China: Sichuan University Ensemble

“Glamorous China”, a fascinating dance and music performance by the Ensemble of Sichuan University, attracted hundreds of people to Kane Hall at University of Washington on October 4th, 2017. It was Mid-Autumn Festival in China, a traditional holiday of family...
Guest Teachers Arrive in Seattle

Guest Teachers Arrive in Seattle

Confucius Institute was delighted to welcome our new guest teachers from China at SeaTac on August 28, 2017. We are hosting nine teachers and one assistant this year in Seattle, Bellingham, and Tacoma: Zhenzhen Ma, Chief Sealth International High School, Seattle Ting...
Dual Language Immersion Boot Camp 2017

Dual Language Immersion Boot Camp 2017

The Confucius Institute of the State of Washington was a cosponsor of the eighth Dual Language Immersion Boot Camp for Educators on Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at McDonald International School in Seattle. The Dual Language Immersion Boot Camp is an opportunity for...