Asian Languages and Cultures

College of Letters & Science


UW-Madison Chinese Language Students Won at the Midwest Chinese Speech Contest

We are pleased to announce that our Chinese Language Program students won big again this year with four gold and three silver medals at the 2016 Midwest Universities Chinese Speech Contest at DePaul University in Chicago on April 23rd, 2016.  This year over 70 undergraduate and graduate students were competing from 15 universities in the Midwest and Great Lakes areas including Chicao, Indiana, Minnesota, Notre Dame, Wayne State, Kansas, Colorado State, Valpraraiso, Luther College, UWM and UW-Madison.  All of our seven participating students won and here a

Professor Hongming Zhang selected as the WACLT 2015 Teacher of the Year

Professor Hongming Zhang has been named Teacher of the Year for 2015 by the Wisconsin Association of Chinese Language Teachers (WACLT).  Here is a message from Lacey Melco, the President of WACLT: "It is my sincere pleasure to inform you that Professor Homing Zhang of the University of Wiscosnin-Madison has been selected as the WACLT 2015 Teacher of the Year.  Please recognize Professor Zhang for receiving this award.  WACLT is grateful for his outstanding commitment to Chinese language education and dedication to students, colleagues and the profession  It is our goal to k