Workshops and Special Events


Young participant looks on as Professor Lim demonstrates brush technique at CI Calligraphy Workshop


Young participant learns how to roll dough for Chinese boiled dumplings

Confucius Institute in the News:

Daily Iowan April 4, 2014

Muscatine Journal February 28, 2014

Inside Higher Ed March 11, 2013

Iowa NOW February 27, 2013

Daily Iowan October 2, 2012

2014 Upcoming Events:


Join us this Friday for a Mid-Autumn Moon Festival Celebration
Friday 9/12/14
6:00-7:00 PM Room 1117 UCC
Free and open to public

Confucius Institute Day September 27, 2014

Sunday 9/21/14
Family Mandarin Language Classes
12:45-2:30PM 1117 UCC

Monday 9/22/14
Introduction to Chinese Class
5:30-6:45 114 PH

Tuesday 9/23/14
Taiji Class
5:30-6:30PM 1117 UCC

Wednesday 9/24/14
Beginning Chinese for UI students
5-6:15PM 472 PH

Thursday 9/25/14
Calligraphy Workshop for teens
5-6PM at United Action for Youth

Friday 9/26/14
Dumpling Workshop for International Programs
11:30-12:30  1117 UCC