• TN-China Network Blog


    Learn Chinese at the UTK Confucius Institute This Fall

    Beginning October 16th, the Confucius Institute at University of Tennessee Knoxville (UTK) will offer four levels of non-credit Chinese language courses as part of their second Fall session: Basic Chinese I and II, Intermediate Chinese, and Business Chinese. All courses require a $120 fee and take place once a week in the UT International House […]

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    Join TN-China Network for CHINA Town Hall events in Knoxville and Nashville Oct 24

    Join TN-China Network and 80+ communities across the United States in a national conversation on China, featuring an interactive webcast with Ambassador Susan Rice, moderated by Stephen A. Orlins, President of the National Committee on U.S.-China Relations, and on-site discussions in both Nashville and Knoxville, Tennessee. This free event will take place on Tuesday, October 24, […]

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    Companies Network at Knoxville Asian Festival

      On August 27, 2017, TN-China Network (TNCN) friends and members met and networked at the Knoxville Asian Festival in Market Square of downtown Knoxville. We enjoyed the festival’s delicious food, great music and performances, and the opportunity to see friends and make new ones. The TNCN booth sat next to the Innovate Manufacturing / […]

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    Time to Register for Non-Credit Chinese Classes This Fall

      Language schools across the state have opened registration for Fall 2017 non-credit Mandarin Chinese language and culture courses. The classes offered are listed below:   Middle Tennessee   Nashville   Beginner and Intermediate Level Adult Classes Time: Saturday, Aug. 12 – Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017, 9:30am to 11:20am CT Location: Nashville Chinese School (NCS), H.G. Hill Middle […]

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    Confucius Institute Hosting Innovation and Entrepreneurship Study Program in China

    If you are under 35 and a non-Chinese resident in the U.S. who has a start-up business or a mature business plan, you are invited to apply for one of 40 positions to the first-ever “China Study Tour for Youth Innovation and Entrepreneurship”, organized by the Confucius Institute Headquarters. Through this unique opportunity you will have […]

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    Photos of TN-China Network Celebrating Chinese New Year Across Tennessee

      TN-China Network (TNCN) members, staff, volunteers, and sponsors celebrated Chinese New Year across Tennessee in February. On February 20, TNCN held an invitation-only East Tennessee Chinese New Year Dinner with TNCN members, sponsors, and the Chinese-invested companies in East Tennessee. Over 30 people from 15 companies and organizations attended the event. At the beginning […]

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    2017 Chinese New Year Celebrations Across Tennessee

    Chinese New Year will be on January 28 this year. From late January to mid-February, Chinese-American communities across Tennessee will be celebrating the Year of the Rooster. Read below to find a celebration in your community.   Middle Tennessee   Nashville   Host: Vanderbilt University Chinese Students and Scholars Association (VUCSSA) Date: Saturday, January 21, 2017 Time: 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM CT […]

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    Upcoming Non-Credit Chinese Class Offerings Across Tennessee

    The Chattanooga School of Language, Chattanooga State Community College, the Confucius Institute at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville, the Nashville Chinese School, Tennessee Foreign Language Institute in Nashville, and Greater Memphis Chinese School have opened registration for several non-credit Chinese language and culture courses for the spring of 2017. The classes offered are listed below:   […]

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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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