TRiO Program Support
The University of Idaho Confucius Institute has partnered with the UI College of Education to since 2014, providing programming support to the Nations Upward Bound, STEM Access, Silver Valley Upward Bound, and Bridge Idaho TRiO Programs. The UI Confucius Institute instructors provide Chinese language instruction and cultural learning activities throughout the TRiO Programs' summer camp itinerary. UI Confucius Institute faculty develop content for that matches the TRiO Program themes for each year's summer camp activities. The UI Confucius Institute was the first Confucius Institute in the United States to partner with TRiO Programs to offer Chinese language and culture activities to their students as part of their camp experience.