On May 23, the CIE received a visit of a group of 29 students and 2 teachers from Hunting Hills High School in Red Deer for a half-day Chinese cultural experience.
After a brief introduction about the CIE, the CIE… [more]
On May 17th, a student delegation from the Affiliated Middle School of Jining Institute visited the Confucius Institute in Edmonton. This was the third time that the school paid a visit to the CIE. This delegation consisted of 16 students… [more]
On May 2 and 3, the Confucius Institute in Edmonton organized the 2017 Spring HSK/YCT tests. More than 1200 students of grade 3 to 12 from 15 schools wrote the tests.
In order to make the tests successful, the CIE… [more]
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]
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]
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]