ILS students studying Chinese are in the finals of the XIV Primorsky Region Calligraphy Competition, organized by the FEFU Confucius Institute. The competition is supported by the Confucius Institute, the Chinese Consulate in Vladivostok, and Far Eastern Federal University. It includes two phases: hand calligraphy and brush calligraphy.
The ILS students the finals are:
Alisia Laricheva, 6M1
Karina Yermakova, 7M2
Alina Kushnir, 9M1
Chon Soeng, 9M3
Milinda Airapetyan, 9M3
Valeria Cherevyatnika, 10P
“In additional to being beautiful, calligraphy is meticulous, requiring concentration and great patience,” notes ILS Principal Olga Shevchenko. “Our school has been working with the Confucius Institute for a long time, and our students learning Chinese participate on a regular basis in the competitions and other events it organizes.