News and Events

map_facebook240b2aeb8f01.1[1]The CIE Launches FACEBOOKTo help better transmit the purpose of the CIE and information about the services it provides, a new Facebook page will be launched this coming week. The page will be a valuable portal for learning about China… [more]

14_CC_Grand_Opening.1[1]New Confucius Classrooms Announced The Confucius Institute in Edmonton is very pleased to announce the designation of three new Confucius Classrooms. Edith Rogers Junior High Centre High Campus  École La Vérendrye Edith Rogers and Centre High are schools in Edmonton… [more]

Coming Soon: Weekend Story Time

Story_1_1 The Confucius Institute in Edmonton will hold a series of weekend story-telling events for elementary age students. Classical Chinese stories will be presented by the experienced teachers. Participants also have the chance to browse the rich Chinese library collection. The… [more]

Presentation at the Lethbridge Chamber of Commerce

Lethbridge_1On January 20th, Mr. Stuart  Wachowicz (Chairman – CIE) and Mr. Sijun Wu (Chinese Director) had the privilege of meeting with Stephanie Jaffray (General manager- Lethbridge Chamber of Commerce) and Bill Halley (Business Innovation Services- Alberta Innovates Technology Futures). The… [more]

Support for Teaching Math in Chinese

Book_Donation_1_1_1 Starting on February 6th, a subcommittee of the Alberta Chinese Language Consortium will hold a series of three meetings. These meetings are intended to design a project that will help support the teaching of mathematics in Chinese, for the Chinese… [more]