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Happy Chinese Competition

The Confucius Institute at Webster University hosts an annual "Happy Chinese Competition" for college, high school, and middle school students every April. The competition includes a Chinese language show and talent show. Please check back soon for information regarding registration for the 2019 competition. 


2018 Happy Chinese Competition

Congratulations to all the participants of the 2018 Happy Chinese Competition! On Saturday, April 28th, over 100 high school students from around the St. Louis area came together to compete in both the speaking and talent portions of the competition, for a total of 23 well-prepared and impressive acts. Here are some photos from the competition:


The winners in each category pose with trophies.     Two students perform Chinese paper shadow puppets.      


Confucius Institute instructors showcase Kungfu              Two students won first place in the group speech category for                                                                                                     teaching the audience how to make Chinese dumplings!


       Individual talent category winner for Chinese yo-yo.