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News & Events

News and Events

News

Read the latest news stories from the Confucius Institute at Newcastle University.

  • The Mandarin Excellence Programme

    The UCL IOE Confucius Institute are now recruiting schools to join the programme from September 2018.

    published on: 7 March 2018

  • May 4th Centenary Chinese Drama Festival

    The Confucius Institute of Newcastle University plans a May 4th Centenary Chinese Drama Festival, to be held in March 2019. This is a call for expressions of interest.

    published on: 13 February 2018

Events

Find details of upcoming events at the Confucius Institute at Newcastle University.

  • Silk and Bamboo Ensemble

    A selection of ensemble and virtuoso solo pieces of traditional, regional and modern Chinese music.

    Date/Time: Thursday 15th March 2018; 13:10

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Call for abstracts: Risks to life, heritage, and community on the Yangtze River

    Call for abstracts: Risks to life, heritage, and community on the Yangtze River

    Date/Time: 4 - 6 December 2017

    Venue: Research Beehive, Old Library Building, Newcastle University

  • Distinguished Chinese Lecture: In Search of the Chinese Common Reader

    Date/Time: Wednesday 14th February 2018; 16:30-17:30

    Venue: PERB G.05, Newcastle University

  • Traditional Chinese Medicine Tour 2017 (Xiamen University, China)

    Date/Time: Monday 13 November 2017, 17:00-18:30

    Venue: 2.21 The Research Beehive, Newcastle University

  • The Art of Ingenuity: A Brief History of the Chinese Swindle Story

    Focusing on the example of China, this talk will highlight one thread running through literary history: connoisseurship of the swindler’s ingenuity.

    Date/Time: 5 October 2017 16:00-17:00

    Venue: PERB G.05, The Percy Building, Newcastle University.