The U.S.-China Institute at Bryant University forges academic, business, and cultural partnerships between Bryant University and higher learning institutions, business enterprises, and governmental offices in China.
Established in March 2005, the U.S.-China Institute provides students and faculty with broad global perspectives and experiences and offers China-related services to businesses and communities. The Confucius Institute was established in October 2006 to further promote U.S.-China exchanges for K-12 schools and communities in New England.
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Bryant University Confucius Institute 10th Anniversary Celebrations!
Date: Wednesday, September 21st
Moon cakes, Chinese Tea, and Refreshments will be served. Please RSVP with guest numbers to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Date: Saturday, September 24th
This family-friendly event is free and open to general public. Come to join the celebration!
Community Chinese Classes in Fall 2016
Dates: Every Wednesday 5:30p.m.-6:30p.m. from 9/21-12/14, for 12 weeks (No class on 11/23)
Dates: Every Monday 5:30p.m.-6:30p.m., from 9/19-12/12, for 12 weeks (No class on 10/10)
Dates: Every Tuesday 6:00p.m.-7:00p.m., from 9/20-12/13, for 12 weeks (No class on 11/22)
2016 Schedule for Chinese Proficiency Tests (HSK/HSKK/YCT)
AIEA Thematic Forum Registration Closed
This forum will engage senior international officers and attendees in discussions about the current educational environments in South and East Asian countries, effective recruiting practices, how to better serve the student populations from these countries, and developing successful strategies for operating in these countries.
The four sessions will cover:
For inquiries please contact John Forrest
Please visit http://www.bryant.edu/aiearegistration to register.
* Registration will remain open until all available spots are filled
East West Connection Newsletter
Bryant Dragon Dance Team traveled to China and won third place and "Most Popular Team Award" in Lujia International Dragon Dance Competition, Kunshan, China on Sept. 8, 2013. The team was also reported by several TV and news outlets in China. Eastablished in 2009, Bryant team is believed to be the first university dragon dance team in the U.S and was the only team from north America in the competition. Members of the team shared their experience in China on this blog .
Four Bryant students and two faculty members embarked on a 3-week research trip to China to bring authentic Chinese culture, language and history back to schools in Southern New England. Learn more about their first-hand experience through the daily updated blog...
Bryant Dragon Dance Team Placed Third in International Competition
The University's dragon dance team placed third in international competition held in Shanghai. This news clip from Shanghai TV includes an interview with alumnus Christopher Neale '10, who competed with the Bryant team. Team members who traveled to China to compete maintained a blog that can be read here .
Bryant University and its U.S.-China Institute announced, on May 17, 2008, an ambitious project that will bring a replica of the Forbidden City's Shu Fang Zhai to the Bryant campus. The new building will be the first authentic replica to be built outside of China with the permission and cooperation of the Chinese government. Read more>>>