September 27 is the 10th Anniversary of founding of Confcuius Institute initiative and is the occasion this year of the first global Confcuius Institute Day. It also coincided with Alberta Culture Day. This special occasion was celebrated in more than… [more]
As the new school commenced, the CIE has been getting busier with the start of a new series of Chinese language and culture courses for the public.
In addition to the regular Mandarin classes at the CIE on Monday and… [more]
In the evening of September 27, the CIE and the East China Immigrants Society of Edmonton hosted a performance at the Eva O. Howard Theater. Zhejiang Normal University and China Gymnastic Skill Team put on excellent performances including the Lion… [more]
On September 26, the Zhejiang Normal University Art Troupe visited 3 Confucius Classrooms in Edmonton. During their visit, they put on a brief performance for the students and teachers at those schools. Their well honed talents were applauded by their… [more]
Centre High School hosted a grand opening ceremony on the occasion of the establishment of a Confucius Classroom at their school. The number of students at Center High wishing to study Mandarin has been increasing during last few years. Therefore,… [more]
On September 14, the CIE participated in the celebration of Mid-Autumn Festival, that is one of the biggest Chinese traditional cultural events. The occasion saw perfect Edmonton autumn weather, blue sky with a few white clouds and a warm temperature.… [more]