Past Major Events

CIVU’s Chinese Immersion Program, 2011

This summer, Valparaiso University and CIVU hosted the first Chinese Immersion Program for High School students from around the world. American, Mongolian, and Pakistani students spent three weeks studying the Chinese language and learning Chinese culture. There were tutorials, hands-on activities, as well as fun and cultural trips to Chinatown in Chicago. Read more about this fantastic learning experience!

CIVU Spring 2012

 

  • Inauguration Ceremony

  • The first Chinese Speech Contest
        The first Chinese Speech Contest co-hosted with the MACS program of VU, Mar. 29, 2009. More than 50 students from 5 high schools in the Indiana-Illinois Region participated.
        Hosted by the CIVU and the MACS program of VU, the speech contest took place on Mar. 29, 2009. More than 50 students from 5 high schools in the Indiana-Illinois Region participated.

  • Opening ceremony of the Confucius Classroom at Culver Academies, Sep. 16, 2009.
        Culver Academies
        The detail from Hanban can click here.

  • Opening ceremony of the Confucius Classroom at Thea Bowman Leadership Academy, Sep. 17, 2009.
        Bowman Leadership Academy
        The detail from Hanban can click here.

  • East-West Connection Forum, November 6, 2009.
        East-West Forum
        The detail from Hanban can click here.