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2019 Chinese Fun Night

Date: Tuesday, October 1st, 2019 Time: 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm Location: Asian Centre Auditorium   This year, the annual Chinese Fun Night Event took place on October 1st at the Asian Centre Auditorium, which was hosted by the Chinese Language Program. Faculty members, Teaching Assistants (TAs), Work Learns (WL) and volunteers prepared fun activities […]

2019 Global Seminar: CHIN234 Learning Chinese in a living classroom in Taiwan

  “I think travelling abroad and immersing yourself in other cultures is quintessential to develop into a better, [and a] more understanding person.” A Living Classroom Overview    In this year’s summer Global Seminar, UBC Chinese Language Program offered students to learn Chinese in a living classroom in Taiwan. An overseas language course that involves […]

2019 UBC Language Day

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 […]

2019 T2 Volunteer Appreciation Party

Date: Friday, April 5, 2019 Time: 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm Location: Nest Bukhman Lounge     On Friday, April 5th, the Chinese Language Program hosted their termly “Volunteer Appreciation Party” to show appreciation for all the hard work our volunteers have invested into helping the program. The appreciation party was organized by our Faculty […]

2019 CHIN 233 Happy “Fun” Summer Vacation Travel Fair Final Project

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 […]

2019 UBC CHIN 243 Documentary Festival - ​Stories About Us, By Us, For Us 《知我,致我》

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 […]

2019 UBC CHIN243 Documentary Festival -​Stories About Us, By Us, For Us 《知我,致我》

  On behalf of the Chinese Program of the UBC Department of Asian Studies, the Class of CHIN 243 would like to invite you to their documentary film exhibition: “To Us, For Us & By Us”. Exclusively presented by the Chinese heritage students of CHIN 243, there will be documentaries and personal stories that lead […]

2019 UBC Lantern Festival Poetry Night

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 […]

2019 Happy Volunteer’s Day

Date: Wednesday- Friday, February 13-15, 2019 Time: 11:00 am – 5:30 pm Location: Auditorium Annex B     As the spirit of Valentine’s Day is to show appreciation and love to the ones we care about, the UBC Chinese Language Program wanted to make this special occasion more colorful for our student volunteers. Without their […]

2019 UBC Lantern Festival Poetry Night

2019 UBC Lantern Festival Poetry Night:  Now the dusk descends, let’s meet the Moon!   Up above are glinting lanterns and fireworks, as bright as daylight, and here couples reunite at dusk; Under the moon is the Cloud City, where sleeve dances are seen with the sound of laughters and verses humming.   As the […]