2019 EAS Chinese Speech Contest
Students from EAS’s Chinese language courses participated in the 2019 EAS Chinese Speech Contest on Saturday, February 2, in the renovated EAS Lounge. Seven groups of students from EAS100, EAS101, and EAS200 competed for the Best Skits. Six individuals from EAS300 and EAS401 participated in the speech competition. Two groups won the Best Skits. Nolan Terrell, Dong Hyung Kim, and Jiwon Lee won by their excellent performance in “Green Hat.” Natalie Bell, Ryutaro Nakamura, and Ryan MacDonald won by their humorous story in “Two Boyfriends.” Man Wang grabbed the Award of Best Speech by her clear elaboration of the meanings of colours in the Chinese culture.
Judge and the Best Skit winners. From Left to right: EAS300 course instructor Dr. Mingyu Zheng, Contestants Jiwon Lee and Dong Hyung Kim
Judge and the Best Skit winners. From left to right: EAS200 course instructor Yu Wen, Contestants Natalie Bell, Ryan MacDonald, and Ryutaro Nakamura
Group photo of the contestants, judges, and community friends