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HudsonWay Immersion School has long been a pioneer and leader in the field of Mandarin and Spanish immersion. 


Beginning in 2006, HWIS under the former name Bilingual Buds achieved press recognition from respected media such as the New York Times, the Star Ledger, China Daily, CNN, ABC, and CNBC.


Bilingual Buds on Reuters TV—10/21/11



News 12 Segment on Bilingual Buds



CNBC Segment on Chinese Immersion by Mandy Drury



HudsonWay Immersion School in New York Times

"Parents Take Language Learning into Their Own Hands"

By Winnie Hu, Sep 30 2006, The New York Times




HudsonWay Immersion School in CHINACULTURE.org

"Children perform 'Ballad of Mulan' in NYC"

Mar 9 2015, CHINACULTURE.org




HudsonWay Immersion School in New York Times

"Non-Asians Show a Growing Interest in Learning Chinese"

By Natasha Degen, Nov 29 2006, The New York Times




HudsonWay Immersion School in DNAinfo

"UWS School Director Says Starting Mandarin Early Gives Kids an Edge"

By Emily Frost, May 10 2015, DNAinfo




HudsonWay Immersion School in China Daily USA

"Mandarin's moment"

By William Hennelly, Nov 28 2014, China Daily USA




HudsonWay Immersion School in New York Times

"Diversity as Normal as Speaking Chinese"

By Michael Winerip, Oct 7 2007, The New York Times




HudsonWay Immersion School in NJ.com

"At some New Jersey preschools, children learn everything in two languages"

May 10, 2011, NJ.com




HudsonWay Immersion School in Echoes-Sentinel

"Chinese New Year Celebration At HudsonWay Immersion School"

By Debbie Weisman, Feb 5 2019, Echoes-Sentinel




HudsonWay Immersion School in The Star-Ledger

"Pint-sized global citizens"

By Sarah Golin, The Star-Ledger



HudsonWay Immersion School in The People's Daily

HudsonWay Immersion School in The People's Daily, 2015