U.S.-China Institute at Bryant University

2013 Chinese Language and Culture Summer Program

As part of the National Security Language Initiatives launched in 2006 and funded by multiple federal agencies, the STARTALK Program is designed to expand and improve the teaching and learning of strategically important languages that are not widely taught in the United States, including Chinese.

Bryant University has been chosen to host STARTALK Chinese Language and Culture Program for six consecutive years since 2007. The 2013 summer programs are offered for current and prospective K-12 teachers and elementary, middle and high school students:

Student Program: July 15-29>>> 


Calligraphy workshop


Martial arts and lion dance


Chinese folk art