USF World News


10. CI staff with Dr. Bridley, after welcoming Dr. Mingjian Zhang
Chinese Culture Festival and Other CI Events in the Spring
April 28, 2014

After a series of events around the Chinese New Year season (details at http://global.usf.edu/wordpress/?p=4166&cat=31), the USF Confucius Institute has (co)sponsored more cultural events for the USF and Tampa Bay communities. We are able to do more (Read More…)


Haiqiong Deng after performance at Museum Nights on Jan. 9
2014 Spring Witnessed Numerous Celebrated CI Events
April 3, 2014

Spring season is always full of events related to the Chinese New Year, but this year, we had more events for the USF community and K-12 schools. The artists of our CI Performance Group and our staff/collaborators have made a positive impact on thousands of people. (Read More…)


Dr. Brindley and Kun Shi with the Hanban Director XU Lin and AP Zhou
CI Partnership with Qingdao University Strengthened
February 25, 2014

Last December, Dr. Roger Brindley (Vice Provost and AVP of USF World) and Kun Shi (CI Director) attended the Confucius Institute Global Conference in Beijing. They met the Qingdao University representative (ZHOU Xiaoli, Assistant President) and Hanban officials, (Read More…)


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CI Advisory Committee Provides Support for Collaboration
December 5, 2013

The CI Advisory Committee was created in late 2012 as an effort to provide guidance and support for CI-related collaborations within USF and beyond. The second Advisory Committee meeting was held on November 8 at 4:00-5:00pm in the Patel Center second floor conference room. (Read More…)


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The Innovative CI Performance Group Achieving Quick Success
December 5, 2013

The CI Performance Group was formed during the summer with support from the Hanban. The purpose is to introduce the Chinese performing arts to the communities beyond USF campus, including K-12 schools and remote areas. (Read More…)


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USF-CI Lecture Series Completed for the Fall Semester 2013
December 5, 2013

We provide at least three CI lectures each semester for the USF and Tampa Bay communities. This semester, we sponsored four lectures about the art, history and the diversity of Chinese cultures. We reached a combined audience of nearly five hundred. (Read More…)