USF Confucius Institute Established the 4th Confucius Classroom
March 15, 2017

A year ago the USF Confucius Institute (CI) helped Saint Stephen’s Episcopal School (SSES) to apply for a Confucius Classroom (CC) from the CI Headquarters, which provides support to Chinese language programs at K-12 schools and colleges. (Read More…)


USF Confucius Institute Co-Sponsored Florida Chinese Competition and “Teachers of the Year” Awards
February 24, 2017

The Florida Chinese Teachers Association (FCTA) and Saint Andrew’s School organized the 12th annual statewide Chinese Competition on February 10-11, 2017, in Boca Raton. The USF Confucius Institute (CI) was proud to be a co-sponsor of the event benefiting the growing K-12 Chinese programs in Florida schools. (Read More…)


2017 Chinese New Year Events Completed
February 9, 2017

The USF Chinese New Year celebration was successfully completed on January 28 in the MSC Oval Theater. More than 500 USF students/staff and community members experienced artistic performances lasting for an hour and a half. (Read More…)


Three CI Lectures Completed in the Fall Semester of 2016
December 2, 2016

The USF Confucius Institute (CI) continued the tradition of providing three or more lectures each semester. In this semester, we had a very special guest speaker from the Middle Tennessee State University (MTSU) and two professors from USF. (Read More…)


A Message to International Students
November 14, 2016

Dear International Students and Scholars,

On behalf of USF World, I would like to reiterate President Genshaft’s message shared with the USF community last Thursday. USF is a caring and inclusive community. Whether you are a domestic student from Miami or Minneapolis, or an international student from Mumbai, Moscow or Medina each of you is integral to the USF community. Our cultural diversity is our strength. (Read More…)


Confucius Institute at the University of Florida | Annual Report for 2016
October 22, 2016

The USF Confucius Institute (CI) has made significant achievements in 2016, thanks to the support from USF, its partner Qingdao University and the Hanban/CI Headquarters. Our priority areas of services are focused on supporting the USF academic programs (including providing two Chinese language instructors), assisting K-12 schools with Chinese programs (including four Confucius Classrooms), and facilitating cultural exchange or community engagement.  The CI has contributed to the USF World efforts in globalizing our campus in areas of providing CI Scholarships to USF students, bringing visiting scholars from China, offering non-credit classes, and outreach to K-12 schools and Tampa Bay communities.

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