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September 14: “英雄 (Hero)“

Starring Jet Li as the nameless protagonist, the film is based on the story of Jing Ke’s assassination attempt on the King of Qin in 227 BCE.  This 2002 film is a visual feast and won a number of awards for its colorful cinematography. This film will be shown in Breland Hall Rm. 173A at…
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Tai Chi Class is Back!

Beginning August 28th, join us every Monday and Thursday at 4 PM in Breland Rm. 170A for free Tai Chi classes with Xue Laoshi!

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Check out the NMSU Passport Fair!

If you are an NMSU student interested in travelling to China or anywhere else in the world, consider applying for your U.S. passport! Need a passport? Need photos for a passport or visa application? Well…you are seriously in luck! International & Border Programs here at NMSU has a Passport Acceptance Office located in Breland Hall,…
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Chinese Culture Night at Las Cruces Academy

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Tai Chi Class to Resume in August

Thank you to all the students who have attended Xue Laoshi’s free Tai Chi classes this semester.  Now that the semester is over, Tai Chi classes will be postponed until next semester.  We look forward to seeing you in the Fall! Remember to check back here with updates!

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Contemporary Chinese Rock Suggested by NMSU-CI Speakers Series

Check it out!  On April 11, 2017, Matt Clark gave an entertaining and comprehensive talk on Chinese rock’n’roll all the way up until today’s third wave of Chinese rock.  Those who would like to learn more, or those who simply enjoy good tunes, should check out Matt Clark’s recommendations below.     First on the…
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New Short Video on NMSU and Cultural Diversity!

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Confucius Institute and KRUX’s Imported Beats

Our program coordinator, Tom Burnham, was on KRUX’s Imported Beats on April 1st, 2017! No Joke!  You can check out a recording of this live radio broadcast here.

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Mesita Celebrates the Chinese New Year!

 

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NMSU professor’s China school exchange in “Global Connections” lecture

Date: 01/26/2017 Writer: Taylor Vancel, 575-646-7953, tvancel@nmsu.edu It’s a centuries-old game that originated in China but is played around the world. Last summer, a New Mexico State University sociology professor watched as the game known as “rock, paper, scissors” helped her 7-year-old son to navigate culture and language barriers when he visited a school in…
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