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…)

“China and India Conference” Hosted by the USF Confucius Institute and Partners
November 13, 2013

The USF Confucius Institute and Center for India Studies successfully hosted the first annual conference: “China and India – Past Connections and a Shared Future” on November 1 at the USF Patel Center for Global Solutions. More than eighty people (Read More…)

Two More Confucius Classrooms Established in the Tampa Bay Area
September 22, 2013

After continuous collaborations with the Tampa Bay K-12 school, the USF Confucius Institute recently received approval to establish two more Confucius Classrooms at the Hillsborough County Schools and the Pine View School of Sarasota County. (Read More…)

USF Confucius Institute Enhances K-12 Art Classes with New Partnership
August 1, 2013

Dr. David Sammons, Dean of the University of Florida’s International Center (UFIC) and Kun Shi, Director of USF’s Confucius Institute (Read More…)

Qingdao University delegation visited USF in mid June
July 8, 2013

QU - USF group at CAMLS

The Qingdao University delegation had a successful visit to USF on June 18-19. It was headed by Ms. Xiaoli Zhou, Assistant President for international programs, with Dr. Yongming Yu (Dean of Medical College) and Dr. Hong Jiang (Academic Director of Medical College). The delegation came to USF after attending a biotechnology conference in Maryland. (Read More…)

Nanchang University Performance Troupe visits Tampa in Mid-April
May 29, 2013

Sponsored by the Hanban/Confucius Institute Headquarters, the Nanchang University Performance Troupe came to perform for the USF audience and Tampa Bay community members on April 13 and for Clearwater High School the next day. Dr. Roger Brindley, Associate Vice President of USF World welcomed Vice President Huang Yun of Nanchang University and his performance troupe. Everyone at both events was deeply impressed by their superb performance of music, dance and opera-singing. The program and selected photos demonstrated their amazing talents. (Read More…)