On September 29, the Confucius Institute in Edmonton was invited by the Alberta Culture and Tourism to participate in the celebration of Alberta Culture Days. Alberta Culture Days began in 2008. The purpose of the event is to raise the awareness, accessibility, participation and engagement of people in the arts and cultural life of their communities and to enhance the appreciation of … » Continue Reading
On October 1, the Confucius Institute in Edmonton hosted the CIE Open House to celebrate the 4th Global Confucius Institute Day.
CIE prepared a variety of Chinese culture activities, such as performances, acupressure workshop, Chinese massage, Chinese traditional consultation, taste of China, Chinese dance, ping pong, Chinese traditional handcrafts and games, etc. More than 300 people attended this event.
Mr. Orville Chubb, trustee of … » Continue Reading
The CIE has provided Mandarin classes and Chinese culture classes to the public for the last 8 years. The 2017 fall session just started last Saturday.
The CIE offers different levels of Mandarin courses from Level 1 to Level 4 as well as the Mandarin class for Cantonese speakers. This year, the students enrolled in language classes reach a new record high of … » Continue Reading
On September 22 evening, the Confucius Institute in Edmonton organized a Chinese Traditional Medicine workshop named “Integrative Compassionate Medicine for the 21st Century and Beyond”. It is one of the series of activities to celebrate the 4th Global Confucius Institute Day. More than 100 people attended the workshop.
Dr. Steven Aung, the clinical professor of Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry of University of … » Continue Reading