Events

A Panel to Your Heart: Promoting Mental Wellbeing of Heritage Mandarin Learners

心的世界,你和我❤️ DATE/日期: Friday, October 22, 2021 TIME/时间: 7:00 – 8:30 PM PDT LINK/座谈会链接: Click here for the Zoom link  (Meeting ID: 618 6527 6076; Passcode: 265075) FORMAT: An interactive panel followed by a Q&A session (oral interpretation will be available) 【请点击这里查看中文版】 Please click here for 【Bonus Mark】CHIN Heritage Language Students About This Panel Heritage Mandarin […]

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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 一首诗有多少哈姆雷特?我们研读中国古典诗歌的方法 How Many Hamlets are there in One Poem?–Our Approach to Classical Chinese Poetry 时间 Time: 10月14号(星期四)上午10点 Thursday, Oct 14, 2021 10:00 AM Pacific Time (US and Canada) 报告人 Speakers: 刘学顺(Xueshun Liu)、古璇(Xuan Gu)、徐西晋(Elina Xu) Zoom: https://ubc.zoom.us/j/66792876369?pwd=aEhqVms2dkVJd1lLUGMxZnhPVlhyUT09 Meeting ID: 667 9287 6369 Passcode: 751905    

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Vote for Erin: the Global Top 30 in the Chinese Bridge Mandarin Speech Contest

🎉 Congratulations to Erin Masters on being the Global Top 30 in the 2021 Chinese Bridge Mandarin Speech Contest! 🎉 As the top winner of the 2021 BC “Chinese Bridge” Mandarin Speech Contest, Erin Masters, a proud UBC alumna who majored in Asia Area Studies, has advanced to the Global Top 30 in the next […]

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Bridging Gaps: Promoting Differentiated Instruction for Both Heritage and Non-Heritage Mandarin Learners in CHIN244/338

Heritage Mandarin learners are frequently faced with particular challenges such as identity confusion, language barriers, doubled sense of cultural alienation, and so on. These difficulties often arise from the ambiguous cultural spaces they are situated in and their shared diasporic experiences. This has precisely been how Selina Guo, a third-year Political Science student, felt when […]

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2021 Virtual Mooncake Maker with Your Own Works

2021 云月饼烘焙计划 【请点击这里查看中文版】 The Mid-Autumn Festival that symbolizes reunion is coming up very soon!  In order to create an immersive experience of Mid-Autumn Festival culture and appreciate the gourmet charm of mooncakes, the UBC Chinese Language Program invites you to participate in the 2021 Virtual Mooncake Maker with Your Works Event! With your full imagination […]

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Cross-National Conversations: Enhancing Chinese Heritage Language Learning through International Collaboration

There could be a hundred different classes for a hundred heritage students, because each and every one of these students have specific learning needs and goals. Heritage students are those raised in a Mandarin-speaking environment and are bilingual to some extent. They present unique learning trajectories that do not fit into the traditional streams of […]

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Forming a Global Family with Mandarin: 2021 BC Chinese Bridge Mandarin Speech Contest

Under the theme of “Mandarin as a Bridge, the World as One Family,” the 2021 Chinese Bridge Mandarin Speech Contest successfully took place online on May 4th. This year, the contestants virtually gathered together to think about how the Winter Olympics in the upcoming year will provide a precious opportunity for everyone in the global […]

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Language and Literature Learning Talk: Visualizing your Chinese Language and Literature Journey

中文奇旅:语言学习经验谈 DATE Friday, March 12, 2021 TIME 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM PST LINK Click here for the Zoom link NOTE If you wish to apply a bonus mark towards your current CHIN course for participating, you will NEED TO write a reflection of what you learned and how the talk inspired you AND submit it […]

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2021 UBC Online Lantern Festival Poetry Event

2021 UBC Online Lantern Festival Poetry Event February 26-April 9 Canvas Online Platform (Self-Enrollment Key Available on February 26) Open to view by CHIN 450+ literature course students and CHIN 400 level language course students 2021 UBC Online Lantern Festival Poetry Event Covid Keeps Us Apart, but Poetry Brings Us Together! One night’s east wind […]

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One Wish, One Dish: 2021 Lunar New Year Celebration

一字之愿,一馐之情:庆祝新年 【请点击这里查看中文版】 Online Celebration Guidelines for Participants            Lunar New Year is a time of celebration and a time to set our eyes toward the new year with good wishes and sentiments! As we welcome the year of the Ox, we are also welcoming a year of good fortune and hard […]

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