Chongqing Troupe Performance September 23rd Report-back

We are pleased to announce the success of the celebration of Confucius Institute Day 2015 with a performance of Chinese acrobatics, dance, and traditional Sichuan face changing on Wednesday September 23rd. This 25-member troupe is from Seattle’s sister city in China,...

The 5th Chinese Immersion Day on Fox Island

The Fifth Annual Chinese Immersion Day was held on Fox Island on April 25, 2015. Students practiced Chinese with native speakers, absorbed new vocabulary, and explored Chinese culture in a fun and friendly environment. CIWA Director Wenqiu Wang, with guest teachers...

Happy Birthday, CIWA!

The Fifth Anniversary of the Confucius Institute of the State of Washington (CIWA) was observed by over 200 guests in the Brockey Center at South Seattle College. Representatives from non-profit organizations, education agencies, schools, and school districts...

“Why Learn Chinese?” Award Ceremony

On March 28, 2015 The Washington Association for Chinese Education (WACE) and Confucius Institute of the State of Washington (CIWA) held their third annual “Why Learn Chinese” (WLC) awards ceremony at the Seattle Chinese Garden. WACE is a student-run nonprofit...