Chinese Program Events and Outreach

Upcoming and Recent Events, 2014

Chinese Culture Lecture at Jewish Day School

The UWM Chinese program offered a lecture on Chinese culture to the fourth graders at the Jewish Day School in January 2014. During the one and a half hour lecture, students learned about Chinese zodiacs, Chinese characters, calligraphy, paper cutting and chopsticks. The Chinese program was welcomed with tremendous enthusiasm by the fourth grade class. Location: Jewish Day School, 6401 N. Santa Monica Blvd., Milwaukee, WI 53217

Chinese Introductory Classes at Wisconsin High School Model United Nations (WHSMUN) 2014 Conference

WHSMUN is a two-day conference where high school students are offered a rewarding and challenging opportunity to learn about foreign policy and gain experience in the skills of international diplomacy through simulations of issues being discussed at the United Nations.

Chinese introductory classes were offered as break out sessions for Wisconsin high school students to learn about university classes. There were three sessions offered: greetings, basic Chinese and Chinese calligraphy. The Chinese program received very positive feedback from CIE and high schools.