News and Events

Chinese New Year Celebration at West Edmonton Mall

From January 14 to 15, the Confucius Institute in Edmonton participated in the Lunar New Year Extravaganza organized by the Edmonton Chinatown Multicultural Center at the West Edmonton Mall. This was one of the biggest events for Chinese New Year… [more]

Interview by World FM

On November 29, Dr. Wei Li, the director of the Confucius Institute in Edmonton, was interviewed by World FM, a local radio station. World FM provides a radio program specialized to promote multiculturalism. During the one hour interview, the host… [more]

2016 Chinese Writing Contest Award Ceremony

img_1113 On November 25, 2016 Chinese Writing Contest Award Ceremony was held at the Confucius Institute in Edmonton. The contest has been organized annually by the Edmonton Chinese Journal and the CIE since 2010. Every year saw the growing participation of… [more]

The Second CIE Movie Night

image1_meitu_1 On November 22, the second CIE Movie Night was successfully held at Concordia University campus under the support of Concordia University and Alberta Chinese Outdoor Adventure Club. About 260 people attended the event. Dr. Manfred Zeuch, the vice-president of International… [more]

Chinesefolksongs.com Website Launch Ceremony

img_0010 On November 17, the Chinesefolksongs.com website launch ceremony was held at the CIE. About 20 teachers attended the event and many of them are music teachers. The Chinesefolksongs.com website is designed for music teachers around the world who want to… [more]