Qingdao University Delegation Led by President Fan Enhanced USF Partnership
December 4, 2015

A strong partner with the University of South Florida (USF) for many years, Qingdao University (QU) is the largest university in Shandong Province, China, and has a working relationship with the Chinese language program at USF. In July 2012, QU and USF signed an agreement to operate the Confucius Institute (CI) and expand academic collaborations. (Read More…)


2015 CI Day Events Completed at USF
November 3, 2015

The second annual “Confucius Institute (CI) Day” celebration was a series of events held from September 22 to 28 with great success at the University of South Florida and beyond. The total number of participants exceeded two thousand. (Read More…)


1. Practicing Calligraphy - July 2015
Continuing Partnership for K-12 Teachers on Chinese Arts and Culture
September 10, 2015

The USF Confucius Institute is honored to continue its partnership with the UF Harn Museum of Art into the fourth year in offering another summer institute on Chinese art and culture to K-12 teachers in Florida. More than twenty teachers attended the two-day (Read More…)


1. Inside the Forbidden City (Palace Museum)
Chinese Bridge Summer Camp for Florida High School Students
August 13, 2015

Each year, hundreds of American high school students experience China firsthand through the Chinese Bridge Summer Camp culture and language learning program. (Read More…)


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USF Confucius Institute Outreach to Senior Citizens: A Partnership with the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute
June 25, 2015

The USF Confucius Institute (CI) has had great success exploring a variety of ways to better integrate the hosting university and connect with Tampa Bay communities, including K-12 schools. Innovation and collaboration is key to sustainable development of any CI.  (Read More…)


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A Dozen Chinese New Year Related Events Completed in February 2015
March 11, 2015

In order to meet the growing interests among members of the community and K-12 schools, the USF Confucius Institute worked with numerous partners to provide a dozen cultural events during the Chinese New Year season. (Read More…)