2016 Chinese Bridge Summer Camp for Florida High School Students
July 30, 2016

The USF Confucius Institute (CI) continues its support in organizing Florida high school students for study trips to China. With support from the Hanban and Qingdao University, the CI sponsored 15 students for a total immersion experience in Chinese language and culture from June 27 to July 12. The students and their parents are very excited about the opportunity and happy with the experience. (Read More…)


2016 OLLI Faculty Roll of Honor Award to Kun Shi
June 27, 2016

Each year, Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) presents its Faculty Roll of Honor awards to the volunteer instructors who have taught at least ten courses for OLLI members and other senior citizens of the Tampa Bay region. On June 2, the Confucius Institute director Kun Shi was honored with such an award. (Read More…)


Lindsey O’Brien Will Go to China for International Chinese Bridge Competition
May 30, 2016

Every spring, the USF Confucius Institute hosts a competition of Chinese language and cultural talents for local college and high school students.

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First Round of Traditional Chinese Medicine Classes Completed at USF
May 25, 2016

Thanks to the Hanban support, the Confucius Institute partnered with the USF College of Public Health to offer a non-credit Traditional Chinese Medicine class from January 22 to April 15; 23 USF employees and community members attended. (Read More…)


March 31, 2016

CI Lecture by Daniel Jackson on Feb. 25, 2016

Each semester, the USF Confucius Institute (CI) sponsors three or more lectures about Chinese cultures and society as well as US-China relations. (Read More…)


Celebrating the Chinese New Year Season at USF, Community and K-12 Schools
February 19, 2016

The USF Confucius Institute worked with numerous partners to provide multiple cultural events during the 2016 Chinese New Year season. The events reached thousands of people of all age groups in the Tampa Bay region and beyond, and improved cross-cultural understanding. (Read More…)