News and Events

The 4th CIE Movie Day

On March 2, the Confucius Institute in Edmonton held its 4th CIE Movie Day. The co-organizers for this event were Alberta Chinese Outdoor Adventure Club, Edmonton Tianjin Association, Canada-China Friendship Society of Edmonton and Edmonton Chinese Unity Association. “Operation Red… [more]

Lunar New Year Extravaganza

On January 12 and 13, the Confucius Institute in Edmonton was invited by Edmonton Chinatown Multi-cultural Centre to participate in the annual largest Chinese New Year event — “Lunar New Year Extravaganza” at West Edmonton Mall. Thousands of people gathered… [more]

The 13th Confucius Institute Conference

The 13th Confucius Institute Conference has been held in Chengdu of China from December 3 to 5. This is annual conference organized by Hanna/Headquarter of Confucius Institutes. More than 1500 delegates from more than 550 Confucius Institutes and Confucius Classrooms… [more]

Visit from the Delegation from University of Alberta

On November 27, a delegation of special guests of the University of Alberta paid a visit to the CIE. The delegation consisted of 42 administrators from various universities in China who are participating in a three-month special training program at… [more]

Visit from Coquitlam Public School Board

From November 25 to 27, a delegation of 10 principals and teachers led by Mrs. Patricia Gartland, Superintendent of Coquitlam Public Schools, paid a two-day visit to the Confucius Institute in Edmonton and Edmonton Public Schools. The purpose of the… [more]