News and Events

Book Launch for Re-Orienting China

On April 28, the Confucius Institute in Edmonton, in partnership with the Chinese Journal, held a launch event for a new book: Re-Orienting China: Travel Writing and Cross-Cultural Understanding. About 50 people attended the event.   Re-Orienting China is an innovative… [more]

YCT/HSK Administration Certification Training

CIE hosted a monthly meeting on April 28. One of the agendas for the meeting was to provide a special training for CIE visiting teachers on YCT/HSK test administration. After reviewing the regulations and rules, 15 teachers wrote the test… [more]

Visit from China University Delegation

On April 19th, the Confucius Institute hosted a visit from the delegation with 46 people from different universities in China who are attending a three-month special training program in the University of Alberta. During the visit, the group toured the … [more]

The First Edmonton Oriental Culture Festival

The First Edmonton Oriental Culture Festival was held on April 9. The festival was organized by the Oriental Cultural Community Service Centre and the Confucius Institute in Edmonton, including an oriental gala and a series of Chinese movie shows. Around… [more]