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Locals learn about China at Family Discovery Day

Saturday 18th June saw over 100 primary school children and their families take part in Family Discovery Day on University Park Campus. The purpose of the event was to give children, especially those from disadvantaged backgrounds, an opportunity to explore university life and encourage them in their aspirations for the future. It was led by the University's Widening Participation Team and supported by several schools and departments across the University including the Nottingham Confucius Institute.
21 June 2022

NCI holds public talk "Daoism: Be Like Water"

On 20 May, NCI was proud to hold its first Chinese Philosophy Lecture session of 2022 entitled "Daoism: Be Like Water". The talk was once again given by founder of Embrace China Ltd Mr Manuel Parreno, who studied Chinese Philosophy in China for three years after developing a passion for Daoism.
04 June 2022

Magnus Academy pupils enjoy Chinese cultural activities at NCI

5th May saw 28 Year 7 students and teachers of Magnus CoE Academy attend a fun day of Chinese cultural activities at the Si Yuan Centre, home to Nottingham Confucius Institute (NCI).
11 May 2022

Free Lunchtime Tai Chi Practice with Dr Lan Lo

Nottingham Confucius Institute were delighted to offer weekly Tai Chi practice sessions for University staff, students and members of the general public between 28 January and 18 March. The events took place every Friday between 12:00-12:45pm, led by Dr Lan Lo, a qualified Tai Chi instructor and member of staff at the University.
21 March 2022

Chinese New Year Workshops at Lakeside Arts Centre

To follow our amazing outdoor projection show 'Xiwàng' ('Hope'), Nottingham Confucius Institute (NCI) in partnership with Lakeside Arts organised a series of fun, interactive workshops over the 15-day Chinese New Year celebration period (1-15 February) at the University's arts centre.
16 February 2022

Local school pupils celebrate the Year of the Tiger with NCI

The past three weeks saw Nottingham Confucius Institute staff and student volunteers busy delivering Chinese language lessons and cultural workshops for local schools as a major part of its Chinese New Year celebrations, involving over ,1300 school pupils from across six primary and secondary schools.
15 February 2022

Spectacular "Xīwàng (Hope)" Outdoor Projection Show – a Perfect Way to Welcome the Year of the Tiger

In celebration of the Chinese New Year of the Tiger, Nottingham Confucius Institute was proud to present a specially commissioned digital projection show on the evenings of 29 -31 January in partnership with Lakeside Arts and Nottingham City Council.
04 February 2022
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Nottingham Confucius Institute

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Si Yuan Building
Jubilee Campus
Nottingham, NG8 1BB

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