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2022 UBC Lantern Festival

Poetry Night 上元诗会 When 🗓️ Where 📍 Who ❓ Early Submissions Open: Feb 7th – April 3rd Poetry Night Event Duration: March 3rd – April 15th Early Submissions:  Step 1: Please submit through CHIN 450+ Course Canvas > Assignment >  2022上元诗会作品征集 before 11:59 pm PST Friday, Feb 25th Step 2: Please submit your work again […]




Tiger Power: Roar Into 2022 with Renewed Strength

虎力全开 — 吼出新力量 When 🗓️ Where 📍 Who ❓ Submissions Open: Jan 28th – Feb 6th Submission Posts Begin: Feb 7th – 15th Online – Submit through this link before 11:59pm PST Sunday, Feb 6th All CHIN Students are Welcome!   Please stay tuned as we continue to post outstanding submissions on our Instagram, Facebook, […]




2021 中国古典诗歌中文联欢会

卉英诗宴:清歌雅舞鸾章趣,丹青墨字笔底花 Joys of Classical Chinese Poetry 地点:线上 时间:12月21号星期二下午3点到4点半(3:00 – 4:30 pm, Tuesday, December 21, 2021) 出席或展现才艺请报名方式:classicalchinesepoetry2021@gmail.com 活动: 趣味知识(Mini mandarin presentations) 学唱诗歌(Learning to sing a short poem) 朗诵舞蹈(Poem recitation and dancing performance) 诗意绘画(Drawing pictures based on a poem) 书法表演(Calligraphy show) 诗词游戏(Poetry-based games)  




Happy 60th Anniversary UBC Asian Studies – Photo Challenge Event

  In celebration of its 60th anniversary this year, the Department of Asian Studies at UBC is hosting a photo challenge event!  To celebrate this anniversary, we are inviting all UBC students and alumni to participate in the Happy 60th Anniversary UBC Asian Studies Photo Challenge Event! Students will have the opportunity to visit various […]




Constructing a Poetic World Lecture by UBC Students

诗情共赏:面向社会的UBC大学生中国古典诗歌讲座 言简意丰、以情动人 — 故事在诗词中的妙用 Charms of Storied Association: Artful Use of Anecdotes in Poems Poster graphic design/illustration: Ellen Gu 时间 Time: 2021年12月1号,星期三,下午3点到4点 15:00 – 16:00, Wednesday, December 01, 2021 PST 报告人 Speakers: 刘学顺(Xueshun Liu)、尚远菲(Yuanfei Shang)、詹文涵(Lumos Zhan) 地点 Buchanan B215 Zoom: Meeting ID: 695 5553 8033 Passcode: 988116    




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Boundaries Transcended: Recap of the 2022 Undergraduate Conference of Chinese Studies 3MT Competition

Co-hosted by both the Chinese Language Program of UBC’s Department of Asian Studies and the UBC Student Association of Sinology, the Undergraduate Conference of Chinese Studies 3-Minute Thesis Competition (hereafter UCCS 3MT 2022) was held at the UBC Asian Centre Auditorium with a live Zoom broadcast on April 1, 2022. As a burgeoning academic forum, […]




Lanterns Lighted, Poetry Revived: Recap of the 2022 Chinese Language Program Lantern Festival Poetry Event

Over the past three months, the 2022 UBC Lantern Festival Poetry Event organized by the Chinese Language Program (CLP) attracted significant attention and achieved great success. Held for the fifth time, the event this year showcased 102 artworks related to Chinese poetry submitted by CLP students, and shared 20 multilingual presentations by distinguished guest speakers […]




Culminating Collaboration and Sustained Growth – The 2022 Chinese Language Program Student Employee Appreciation Event

As the end of term draws near, members of the Chinese Language Program (CLP) came together over Zoom to celebrate the remarkable contributions of its exceptional teaching assistants, Work Learn assistants, and volunteers. All of them have worked tirelessly to help Chinese language learners improve their language proficiency and intercultural communication through various co-curricular and […]




Alumni Spotlight – Liam Bates’s Roadmap to Success via Cultural Curiosity

Liam Bates, an alumnus of the UBC Chinese Language Program (CLP), was a student eager to learn about the world outside his bubble. While at the CLP, he dedicated himself to his studies, going beyond his comfort zone and treating challenges as learning opportunities for personal growth. Inspired by his studies at the CLP, Liam […]




2022 Asian Studies Annual Careers Night

The Department of Asian Studies is delighted to invite you to our annual Careers Night! Navigating life after graduation can be hard, so each year we bring in alumni with diverse experiences – at home and in Asia – to inform and inspire current students. This event will feature a panel discussion and a round-robin […]




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