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U of M Students Win Big at Chinese Speech Contest

Speech finalists from the University of Minnesota competed at the "Chinese Bridge" Chinese Speech Contest at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
May 9, 2017

University of Minnesota competition participants and instructors

University of Minnesota competition participants and instructors
Left to Right: Prof. Ling Wang, Adam Myhand, Maddie Haas, Andy Columbus, Martin Miller, Prof. Hai Liu (Not Pictured: Helena Mueller)

On Saturday April 15, 2017, five finalists competed in the 2017 Midwest "Chinese Bridge" Speech Contest at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Competition was fierce. Fortunately, all five University of Minnesota students came away with prizes at their own level!

- Andy Columbus First Prize – Accelerated Level

- Maddie Haas Second Prize – Level 1

- Adam Myhand Third Prize – Level 1

- Helena Mueller Third Prize – Level 2

- Martin Miller First Prize – Level 4

Martin was selected to go on to represent the US Midwest in the worldwide Chinese Proficiency Contest in China!

Congratulations everyone!