Winners of "Confucius Institute Cup" int'l composition competition

Emma Wang and Harrison Hicks of LaSalle Language Academy both won the 3rd Prize and the Encouragement Award in "Confucius Institute Cup" International Composition for Chinese Language Learners. A great honor and accomplishments. Congratulations! 

The worldwide competition was held by the Confucius Institute Headquarters/Hanban. Participants are "Learners of Chinese as a foreign language all over the world." Four levels of competition were offered to primary and secondary schools, with composition ranging from 200 to 500 words. Awards include 10 first prizes for each level (40 in total);15 second prizes for each level (60 in total); 20 third prizes for each level (80 in total); and 50 awards of encouragement for each level (200 in total).