In the beginning of November, the CIE organized a visit to China for a delegation of principals. The main purpose of this visit was to enable principals to visit their partner schools in Shandong, build stronger relationships with their partner schools and develop their exchange programs. It also provides the opportunities for the principals to experience Chinese culture and to … » Continue Reading
Edmonton First Chinese Singing Contest was successfully held on November 19 and 26 at the Conservatory of Music of MacEwan University. This contest was organized by Confucius Institute in Edmonton along with many local organizations, such as Conservatory of Music, Edmonton Tianjin Association, Chinese Journal, Edmonton Beijing Opera Association, Canada-China Friendship Society of Edmonton, Greenland Music Society and Aperture Studio.
32 finalists competed … » Continue Reading
The 9th Chinese Writing Contest Award Ceremony was successfully held on November 24. This contest was organized by Edmonton Chinese Journal and Confucius Institute in Edmonton. More than 250 people attended the award ceremony.
The ceremony started with the warm remarks from the President of Chinese Journal Vicki Lim and Dr. Wei Li, the Director of the CIE. Some special guests also delivered … » Continue Reading
On November 26, Ms. Lu Xu, the Consul General from the Chinese Consulate in Calgary, paid a visited to the Confucius Institute in Edmonton.
Dr. Lorne Parker, the Assistant Superintendent of EPSB and Chair of CIE Board of Directors, hosted the visit. Dr. Wei Li, the Director of the CIE, toured the Consul General and other visitors around the CIE facilities. Consul General … » Continue Reading