USF World News


Confucius Institute Lectures by Dr. Smagula, Dr. Tian and More in the Spring
May 26, 2017

Our USF Confucius Institute (CI) sponsors typically host at least three CI lectures each semester. This spring, however, we did much more by hosting and co-sponsoring six lectures with several prominent invited speakers. (Read More…)


HSK(K) and YCT Chinese Proficiency Tests at USF
April 12, 2017

Last month the USF World Confucius Institute (CI) administered the spring semester Chinese language proficiency tests at USF (HSK for adults and HSKK a speaking test) and Pine View School (YCT for K-12 students). (Read More…)


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…)