• TN-China Network Blog


    Host Families Needed for Chinese Students Visiting Nashville

    Students and teachers from Nashville’s Sister City, Taiyuan, China, will be visiting Nashville from February 2 – 9, 2017.  The non-profit organization Sister Cities of Nashville is seeking host families for the week for both the students and teachers.  They prefer host families that have their own middle or high school students to host the […]

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    TNCN Speaks at McCallie School and Holds Memphis Working Group Meeting in November

      TN-China Network Executive Director Elizabeth Rowland traveled the state in November to meet with members in Memphis and speak with students in Chattanooga. See below for photos and more details.     On November 15, 2016, TN-China Network (TNCN) held the third TNCN Memphis Working Group meeting. Among other topics, the group discussed plans […]

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    Photos from a Busy Fall of Events with TN-China Network

    TN-China Network (TNCN) has had a busy fall season filled with events this year! At our booth at the Knoxville Asian Festival in August, at our first TNCN happy hour in Nashville in September sponsored by COFACE, and while speaking at the Tennessee World Affairs Council CHINA Town Hall in October, we had a great […]

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    Registration Open: Chinese Classes for Adults in Chattanooga, Knoxville, Nashville

    The Chattanooga Chinese School at Chattanooga State Community College, the Confucius Institute at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville, and the Tennessee Foreign Language Institute in Nashville have opened registration for several non-credit Chinese language and culture courses for the fall of 2016. The classes offered are listed below:   East Tennessee   Knoxville   […]

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    Chinese-American Communities Across Tennessee Celebrate Mid-Autumn Festival

    One of China’s most important annual holidays, Mid-Autumn Festival (also known as Moon Festival or中秋节) this year takes place on Sunday, September 15th (the 15th day of the eighth month of the lunar calendar). Across Tennessee in mid to late September, Chinese-American communities will be celebrating the festival. Below is a listing of several of […]

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    China Business Intercultural Communication Event Now on YouTube

          In October 2015, the Confucius Institute at the University of Tennessee-Knoxville, the Knoxville-US Export Assistance Center, and the TN-China Network jointly hosted a training and panel discussion event in Knoxville on China Business Intercultural Communication. In case you missed the event, the audio recording and slides from that training are now accessible in […]

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    Upcoming Non-Credit Chinese Class Offerings Across Tennessee

    The Chattanooga Chinese School at Chattanooga State Community College, the Confucius Institute at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville, Tennessee Foreign Language Institute in Nashville, and the Confucius Institute at Middle Tennessee State University in Murfreesboro have opened registration for several non-credit Chinese language and culture courses for the fall of 2016. The classes offered are listed […]

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    Visit TN-China Network Booth at Knoxville Asian Festival August 28

      Visit us at the TN-China Network booth at this year’s Knoxville Asian Festival on Sunday, August 28 from 11am to 6pm EDT, at Market Square in downtown Knoxville. Come meet and network with us at our booth while enjoying Asian food, dance, music, martial arts, and other entertainment at the festival. We’d love to […]

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    Promote Your Company by Having a Booth at the Knoxville Asian Festival

    The Third Annual Knoxville Asian Festival is now seeking sponsors and business participants to purchase booths and sponsorship packages for the day-long festival. The festival will take place Sunday, August 28, 2016, from 11 am to 6 pm at Market Square in downtown Knoxville, and thousands of people are expected to attend. In addition to […]

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    Upcoming Economic Development and China-Related Events

    Several events related to economic development and China are coming up in the next few weeks. See below for descriptions of the events:   Middle Tennessee   Nashville   TAC3 Monthly Meeting: The Pearls and Perils of Doing Business with China Time: Thurs, July 21, 2016, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM CDT Location: Keller Williams Realty […]

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