Monthly Archives: April 2010

Dr.Brian Stoddart on Land, Water, Language and Politics in Andhra Pradesh since 1850

Professor Brian Stoddart reviewed the evolution of Andhra Pradesh in order to explain the present political and cultural challenges manifested recently in the demand for a separate Telangana.  Dr. Stoddart explained the reasons behind such demands and engaged the audience … Continue reading

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Chinese Immersion Day at USF

The USF Confucius Institute hosted a Chinese Immersion Day for students from Safety Harbor Middle School in Pinellas County. This joint effort lead by Dr. Eric Shepherd, students in the Chinese language program, and Confucius Institute faculty featured Chinese language … Continue reading

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The 2010 Chinese Bridge Competition Competitor Advances

Victor Florez, a sophomore at USF in his second year of the Chinese language program at USF won the 2010 “Chinese Bridge” Chinese Proficiency Competition for Foreign College and High School Students in Houston. Eighteen college and middle school students … Continue reading

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