Vice President of Indiana Chinese Language Teachers Association 2016.

    Chinese study abroad field director since 2006. Propose the study abroad course, do all the preparation work before the field work, lead the overseas trip, and teach the off-campus course successfully in 2008, 2010 and 2014.

    Faculty supervisor of Chinese Language and Culture Club since 2006: Conducting many meaningful and attractive activities regularly for advertising Chinese program, for helping students practicing Chinese language and experiencing Chinese culture.

    Activities: Organize and practice performances in Chinese for annual Harvest Festival, conduct BSU Chinese Speech Contest for selecting winners to go to State or Midwest regional speech contest, run Chinese cooking cultural class, celebrate Chinese New Year each year, fundraisers, Movie nights,Chinese conversational hours, cultural presentations, etc.

    Mentor for Chinese TA, 2013. Supervise the TA to prepare her syllabus, quizzes, tests, exams and to give Classroom instructions and homework assignments weekly.

    Member of the Scholarship Committee in the Department Modern languages and Classics, BSU 2008-2012.

    Member of Technology committee, MLC 2014 to present.

    Initiator and coordinator to help Ball State University set up three sister universities in China: Harbin Normal University, Heilongjiang East College, Chongqing Business and Technology University since 2008. Now Ball State University has two volunteer teachers from China, a Special Chinese program for students from China, two full-scholarships for BSU students from China, etc.

    Mentor for HNU volunteer instructors in Chinese Program 2009-2012, MLC, BSU.

    Faculty advisor who helped eight of my students to study in Chinese universities on Chinese scholarship, and also do the follow-up for their adjustment of new life and Study from since 2008.

    Member of Planning Committee and college speech contest judge since 2010, Chinese Fair sponsored by IUPUI Confucius Institute, Indianapolis, Indiana.

  • Awards/Honors

  • 2015 Teacher of the Year, presented by Indiana Foreign Language Teachers Association at the IFLTA Conference, Indianapolis, Indiana on November 7, 2015.

    2015 Teacher of the Year of Chinese, presented by Indiana Chinese Language Teachers Association, Indianapolis, Indiana, 2015.

    2015 Certification of Recognition awarded for the commitment and dedication in providing international opportunities to Ball State students, by BSU international Program.

    2015 and 2014 China Club (as the faculty advisor) won the Trophy at the Harvest Festival, Department of Modern languages and Classics.

    Six of my students studying abroad in China on Chinese Government Scholarship with my connections in China since 2009.

    Three of my students won the first, second, third places at the College Chinese Speech Contest at Chinese Language and Cultural Fair, Indianapolis, April 30, 2011.

    One of my students won the first place at the College Speech Contest at Chinese Language and Culture Fair, Indianapolis, April 2010.

    Two of students won the 2nd place and the 3rd place separately at the 3rd Midwest College Students Chinese Speech Contest, Chicago, March 2007.