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HSK Scholarship Award

In November, 48 students, from 6 junior high schools and 4 senior high schools, were awarded 2022 HSK Scholarship Award. The HSK Scholarship Award is an annual scholarship that was established in 2014 by the CIE to recognize those high… [more]

HSK and HSKK Exams at CIE

On October 16, the HSK and HSKK exams took place at the Confucius Institute in Edmonton. The candidates, from Calgary, Red Deer, Vermilion, and Edmonton, took the exams. The youngest candidate was only 6 years old. HSKK is an oral… [more]

Mid-Autumn Festival Celebration

  On September 11, the CIE participated in the Mid-Autumn Festival in Edmonton Chinatown by Chinatown and Area Business Association (BIA). A lot of people were drawn to the CIE booth, learning and enjoying Chinese knot and paper cutting under… [more]

Alberta Day Celebration

  On September 3, the CIE joined the Alberta Day celebration at the Alberta Legislature grounds. The CIE teachers brought Chinese knots and paper cutting to the kids and the families in celebration of Alberta’s multiculturism, and unique spirit and… [more]

HSK Test for the Public

On June 12, the HSK test took place in the CIE. This was the first time that the CIE held the in-person HSK online test for the public since the pandemic started in 2020. During the pandemic, the CIE organized… [more]

Chinese Visiting Teachers’ Support to Schools

With the pandemic slowing down, 6 Chinese visiting teachers have arrived in Edmonton since January of this year. All of them have been assigned to a Confucius Classroom, providing support for the Mandarin bilingual program, or the Chinese Language and… [more]