Date: Thursday, September 5th Time: 10 AM – 4 PM Location: open area in front of Walter C. Koerner Library It’s back to school time! With new students entering and old students returning, the Department of Asian Studies took the chance to exhibit the vastly diverse language programs UBC offers, hosting the annual UBC […]
Date: Wednesday, April 3, 2019 Time: 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Location: UBC Asian Studies Auditorium On Wednesday, April 3rd, the Chinese Language Program hosted their first CHIN 233 Final Oral Project Exhibition. The exhibition was brought together by our faculty members, Teaching Assistants (TA), Work Learns (WL), volunteers, as well as our […]
Date: Friday, March 29, 2019 Time: 11:00 am – 3:00 pm Location: Room 182, Irving K. Barber Learning Centre (IBLC) On Friday, March 29th, The Chinese Language Program hosted their first CHIN 243 documentary film exhibition: “To Us, For Us & By Us”. The exhibition was brought together by our Faculty members, Teaching […]
Date: Thursday, February 28, 2019 Time: 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm Location: UBC Asian Centre Auditorium On Thursday, February 28, the Chinese Language Program hosted the 2019 UBC Lantern Festival Chinese Poetry Night to celebrate the fifteenth day of the first Chinese lunar month at the UBC Asian Centre. The poetry […]
Date: Friday, February 8, 2019 Time: 11:00 am – 4:30 pm Location: UBC Nest, Lower Atrium This year, to celebrate the Year of the Pig, UBC Department of Asian Studies hosted its Lunar New Year Celebration at the Nest. The event took place on February 8th, the 4th day on the Lunar calendar. Moving […]
Date: Saturday, November 17, 2018 Time: 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm Location: Roy Barnett Recital Hall, UBC School of Music Building On Saturday evening, November 17, the annual Chinese Bridge Mandarin Singing Contest was held at UBC. The singing contest was proudly presented by The Education Office of Chinese Consulate General in Vancouver. The […]
On Monday, October 1st, The Chinese Language Program hosted their annual Chinese Fun Night event. The event was brought together by the Non-Heritage Chinese learners, TA, Work Learn (WL), faculty members and volunteers. It was a very successful event to start off the program’s first event of the new school year.
Date: Tuesday, September 4, 2018 Time: 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Location: Asian Centre Auditorium On Tuesday, September 4th, The Department of Asian Studies hosted their annual Welcome Back Lunch event. The event was brought together by the vast selection of Asian language programs offered at UBC. Various booths of activities were […]
On Saturday, March 17, the annual “Chinese Bridge” Mandarin Speech Contest was held in downtown Vancouver at the British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT). The speech contest was organized by the Consulate General of the People’s Republic of China in Vancouver and this annual event congregated university and college students all across the province of British Columbia. It promoted multiculturalism as the contestants all came from different cultural backgrounds and all strived to learn the Chinese language. Participating institutions include UBC, SFU, UVic, BCIT and many other universities and colleges.