Thursday, November 10, 2011

Anthropology Major Wins Gold in Chinese Language Competition

Congratulations to Tim Quinn (B.A. Anth and B.A. Int'l Affairs, 2012), who was one of three gold award winners in the Jiangsu Cup Chinese Speech Contest held at The George Washington University. In the contest’s final round on Sunday, November 6, 2011 Mr. Quinn answered personal questions and gave an improvised speech in Chinese

As a gold award winner, Mr. Quinn received a full scholarship to complete a master’s degree at Nanjing University. The scholarship will cover full tuition, housing, health insurance and a monthly living stipend.

The contest was sponsored by the Jiangsu International Cultural Exchange Center, the Nanjing University in China and The George Washington University Columbian College of Arts and Sciences.