On February 13, the Lanzhou University Art Troupe spent a day visiting 3 Confucius Classrooms in Edmonton, Edith Roger School, McNally High School and Rosslyn School.
During their visit, they put on a one hour performance for the students and teachers at those schools, and their amazing performance received the big applause from the audience. The beautiful Uyghur dance and martial arts … » Continue Reading
On February 12, the CIE hosted a gala ‘Chinese Cultural Experience’ at Myer Horowitz Theatre to celebrate Chinese New Year, Lantern Festival as well as the 150 Anniversary of Canada. This gala was performed by the Lanzhou University Art Troupe. Hanban/Headquarter of Confucius Institutes is the sponsor for this performance.
The performance was extremely successful. Many special guests attended the gala, including … » Continue Reading
The Edmonton Northeast Business Association hosted its second annual celebration of Chinese New Year at the large Londonderry Shopping Mall. The Confucius Institute in Edmonton was invited to participate in this celebration.
Many special guests attended the celebration, including a member of parliament, members of the legislature and school trustees, as well as the Mayor of Edmonton.
Ten CIE teachers set up four booths to display … » Continue Reading
The Confucius Classroom of Dovercourt School had a big Chinese New Year celebration on January 26. All the students and teachers were involved.
The Confucius Institute was invited to attend the event. Dr. Wei Li was horned to be asked to open the celebration. Some CIE teachers were also invited to provide Chinese cultural workshops to students.
The Dovercourt School lion dance team gave a stunning … » Continue Reading