Confucius Institute

The dragon dance was performed at the beginning of the Montgomery Dragon Boat Race and Festival reception which was held at AUM and sponsored by the Confucius Institute and the Central Alabama Association of Chinese.

AUM's Confucius Institute Day was on Sept. 26th and included a movie, culture and language stations, a luncheon with tradition Chinese performances,and the ribbon cutting of our new Chinese Experience Center.

During AUM's WOW (Weeks of Welcome) events, the Confucius Institute hosted a Tea Ceremony where students able to try traditional Chinese snacks and tea.

Auburn Montgomery's Confucius Institute just completed its summer camps in China. Students studied the Chinese language, Chinese culture, and visited tourist attractions including the Forbidden City, Great Wall, and Three Gorges Dam during their trip.



Celebrating the Ending of Spring Semester Chinese Classes

The Confucius Institute at Auburn University at Montgomery invited its weekend students in all Chinese classes to attend a Chinese Tea Ceremony & Chinese Dumpling Workshop to celebrate the end of the spring semester of Chinese Classes.

On April 26th at the AUM BCM, Confucius Institute teachers demonstrated a "Chinese Tea Ceremony", providing the students with a firsthand look of how Chinese brew and drink various kinds of tea.  After that, a Chinese dumpling workshop was provided for parents and kids to participate in. Every participant ate the dumplings as well as some other kinds of traditional Chinese food.

End of the Year Tea Ceremony
End of the Year Dumpling Party