2018 Chinese Bridge Summer Camp

We are now making plans for our 2018 Chinese Bridge Trip.  Please click here for more details.

Complete the required  OU_2018 Application Form.pdf or contact Rex Burnett at 918-660-3497 or rexburnett@ou.edu.

April 27th deadline for application and $150.00 deposit.

2017 Chinese Summer Camp

We are now accepting applications for our summer Chinese language camp for 2nd-6th grades.  Camp will run from June 5th to the 16th, with the option to attend a single week, or both.  Cost to attend is $150 per week.  Daily snacks and Friday lunch will be provided (students will be responsible for bringing a sack lunch M-Th).  Click here to view the camp flyer.  Click here to fill out an application.
To make a payment, go here: https://market.ou.edu/C20233_ustores/web/store_main.jsp?STOREID=80&SINGLESTORE=true.

2017 China Bridge Summer Camp

Summer 2017 China Trip! Travelblog 2017 China trip  


Monkey King: Journey to the West

What:    2016 Chinese language immersion program
 Who:     3rd-5th grade students (STARTALK may approve 6th graders)
 Where:  OU-Tulsa Learning Center
 When:    June 13th–June 29th  M-F  9 am–3 pm

DEADLINE to apply is April 29th!

STARTALK_2016_flierOU.pdf     STARTALK_2016_ApplicationOU_.pdf

Mail application to Univ. of Oklahoma 4502 E. 41st st.  room 1J39  Tulsa, OK. 74135                                            E-mail to rexburnett@ou.edu

Beijing Opera Expert - Ghaffar Pourazar - (The Monkey King)  http://english.cntv.cn/2016/02/09/VIDEjW0qCylUVbYsV4qe3LT8160209.shtml 

View photos of the 2016 camp here.


China Bridge Trip Coming in Summer of 2016!

For more information - 2016_Chinese_Bridge_Summer_Rex.docx

Fill out an application today, OU_20115_Application_Form.pdf

and return to rexburnett@ou.edu and adougless@ou.edu via mail or e-mail.


Student Resources


Readings - Chopstick_Etiquette.docx  Bargaining_is_acceptable_in_most_Chinese_stores.docx   Culturedfferences.docx  East_Meets_West.docx   shopping.docx   ShoppingiWS.docx   Confucianism_101.pdf   z_Useful_Expressions_Worksheet.docx

Power points - foodDrinksNorman.ppt  Mai3_Dong1xi.pptx   NumbersMoney.pptx   Family1.pptx    a_want.ppt


Past camps 

Summer Chinese Language Camp--SIGN UP NOW!

May 22nd deadline!  $300.00 tuition fee.
We are pleased to announce that we've received funding for a 2015 StarTalk summer Chinese language camp.  The camp will be held at OU-Tulsa June 15-July 2 and we are now accepting applications.  Click here to view the flyer.  Click here to download the application.


Chinese Bridge Summer Camp 2014 Blog

Click here to look at this past year's trip to China!

STARTALK:  East Meets West is a summer day camp and Chinese language and culture experience based on Beijing Opera.

OU-Tulsa Schusterman Learning Center

4502 East 41st Street, Tulsa, Oklahoma 74135

June 15th - July2nd | Monday – Friday | 9 a.m.  to  3 p.m.

Purpose:  West Meets East is designed to help students learn and improve their Chinese language skills and cultural understanding through fun activities. These include tai qi, kung fu, dance, drama, costuming, mask-making, face-painting, music, and other elements of Chinese opera, culture, and real life.

All children grades 2-6 are invited to apply. Instruction is according to age and development level. Teachers are highly qualified, creative instructors of Chinese language and culture.

Tuition is $300.00 for the 3 weeks and includes lunches, incidental supplies, and a camp t-shirt

Scholarships are available!

For more information or an application, please email

rexburnett@ou.edu or call Rex Burnett at (918) 660-3497.

Application  deadline  is  May  22nd,  2015