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The Confucius Institute

The Confucius Institute at Western Kentucky University is committed to disseminating Chinese language and culture not only to the children in our communities, but also to our communities in general. This includes Adult Education language classes, invitations to traditional Chinese festivals such as Chinese New Year and the Moon Festival, plus appearances at local events.

If you would like to host a Chinese event but don’t know how or where to start, please contact the following individuals:

  • If you would like more information about hosting a Chinese teacher in your school, please contact Sheng-Huei "Betty" Yu, Assistant Director for Educational Outreach, at 270-745-2836 or at
  • If you would like more information about creating a Confucius Classroom or have the CI Mobile Unit at your school or district, please contact Terrill Martin, Managing Director at 270-745-2530 (Work) or 270-792-9330 (Cell) or at

2015 Schedule of Events


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To view 2014 Events - Click Here


February 12 - March 28, 2015 - Community Education  Winter Enrichment Classess

The Confucius Institute at WKU partnered Community Education Winter 2015 Enrichment Classes to bring the Chinese culture and language to the Bowling Green/Warren County community.  Please see the schedule of classes: 

  • February 12 - Chinese Knots (Class A) 
  • February 23 - Chinese Lantern Painting (Class A)
  • February 26 - Chinese Calligraphy (Class A)
  • March 7 - Chinese Knots (Class B)
  • March 17 - Intro to Chinese 
  • March 21 - Chinese Lantern Painting (Class B)
  • March 28 - Chinese Calligraphy (Class B)

For those interested in attending one of the classes above, please click the following link: Community Enrichment Form.








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