BC 'Chinese Bridge' Mandarin Speech Contest

Sat, Mar 17, 2012

Kwantlen students Bjorn Jivung and Mariko Tsuruoka, both from MAND 2201, participated in the 2012 BC 'Chinese Bridge' Mandarin Speech Contest (Non-Heritage – Beginner category) held at BCIT Downtown Campus. Maggie Lam from MAND 1100 participated in the Cantonese category. Bjorn beat contestants from the 3 big Universities as well as from other institutions to win first place! He received a plaque, a cash prize, and a scholarship for studying in China. Mariko also did well, coming fourth in the competition. Congratulations to all three contestants!