Wenjia Xu has joined Groningen Confucius Institute (GCI) in July 2014, currently working as a Chinese teacher and the Confucius Classroom coordinator. Graduated from Communication University of China in Beijing and Central China Normal University in Wuhan, she holds a master’s degree in Linguistics and Applied Linguistics. Since 2011, she has engaged in teaching Chinese as a foreign language in Central China Normal University, Beijing International Studies University, and Princeton in Beijing (an intensive Chinese program of Princeton University). She co-authored the book ‘One Hundred Thousand Whys about Traditional Chinese Culture’ in 2013. Believing that teaching is a way to help people discover their unexplored potential, she truly enjoys being a language and culture instructor.