News and Events

Multicultural Art Fair in Fort Saskatchewan

On September 28, the Confucius Institute in Edmonton was invited by the Multicultural Association to participate in the Multicultural Art Fair for Alberta Culture Days at Pioneer House in Fort Saskatchewan. The event showcased the multicultural community in Fort Saskatchewan… [more]

CIE Fall Session

On September 21, the Confucius Institute in Edmonton welcomed the new students enrolled in fall session courses. This year saw 50 students in culture classes and 49 in Chinese mandarin classes. The CIE continues to offer many courses for the… [more]

Shanghai Music Concert

On September 20, a group of 10 musicians from Shanghai Conservatory of Music brought a musical performance to Edmonton. Over 600 Chinese folk music lovers enjoyed the folk ensemble performing on traditional Chinese instruments at Eva O’ Howard Theatre in… [more]

Visit from China University Administrators at U of A

On September 12, 37 China university administrators paid a visit to the Confucius Institute in Edmonton. Administrators from 37 different universities in China participated in the Global Academic Leadership Development (GALD) Program at University of Alberta. The administrators took courses… [more]

Mid-Autumn Festival

On September 8, the Confucius Institute in Edmonton was invited by the Chinese Benevolent Association of Edmonton to participate in the celebration of the Mid-Autumn Festival at the downtown Farmers Market. The annual event featured traditional Chinese activities such as… [more]