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Annual China Night Celebrates Year of the Horse on Feb. 4

China Night, Photo by Wankun Sirichotiyakul

The Boise State University Chinese Club will host its annual China Night to welcome the “Year of the Horse” from 6:30-9 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 4, in the Student Union Jordan Ballroom.

The event is open to all Boise State students, faculty and staff and the general public. Admission is a $3 donation, or free for Boise State students with ID.

Dinner and dessert will be served at 6:30 p.m. Entertainment starts at 7 p.m. and will include Chinese traditional and ethnic dances, modern Chinese songs, traditional Chinese musical instruments, a Tai-Ji demonstration, a Hawaiian dance and a Latin dance.

Free China Night parking is available in the Lincoln Avenue Garage located across from the Student Union Building.


Finals Week is Here!

Here’s the link to all of the Finals Relief events going around on campus:

Fátima Cornwall’s Portuguese Students Making History!

World Languages 2013 Scholarship Recipients


Scholarship recipients with instructors

Congratulations to our 2013 scholarship recipients!

2013 Scholarship Recipients

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Back Row: Jamie Lundergreen, Scott Watford, Marcus Youngberg

Front Row: Claudia Beltran, Afton Barkes, (Beatriz) Leslie Davis

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German Club Hosting Annual “Nikolaus Festival,” Friday, Dec 6

Boise State’s German Club will be hosting their annual “Nikolaus Festival” this Friday, December 6th at 5pm-7pm in the East Jordan Ballroom. The festival will be full of food, crafts, and St. Nikolaus might even show up to pass out goodies to the kids! The club will be collecting donations for the Idaho Food Bank, so please bring a can of food or other non-perishable food item for under the Christmas tree.

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World Languages Resource Center Student Employment Opportunities

Students interested in working as Conversation Lab Facilitators, Language Tutors, and Lab assistants should complete the following form and return it to the World Language Resource Center, office L-144A or via e-mail to Application reviews will be ongoing and selected candidates will be invited to an on-campus interview.

Click here to download the Application for Student Employment

Opportunity to Teach English in Japan

Ibaraki Christian University is seeking students interested in teaching English in Japan. For more information, please review the following flyer.

Boise State Students Philippines Relief

Boise State Students, including World Language Students Maddie Cordobano and Xole Uranga, are holding a fundraiser for the American Red Cross to benefit victims of Typhoon Haiyan. To contribute, please visit: