UCACI celebrates Confucius Institute Day Worldwide

  • Art Performance of “Enchanting Melody from China”

To join the celebration of Confucius Institute Day worldwide, UCACI invited Beijing Normal University Youth Art Troupe to give an art performance. Sept.20th 2014, the performance named “Enchanting Melodies from China” was held in Reynolds Performance Hall at University of Central Arkansas.UCA faculties and students, teachers and students from local schools, American communities and local Chinese communities came and watched the show.

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  • UCACI celebrates Confucius Institute Day in Clinton Presidential Center

 

On Sep.26th, to celebrate the 10th Anniversary of the founding of the first Confucius Institute worldwide, Confucius Institute of the University of Central Arkansas (UCACI) invited Dr. Shijun Tong, Chairman of ECNU Council (partner school with UCA), to give a public lecture entitled “the idea of multiple democracies” in the Clinton Presidential Center in cooperation with Clinton School of Public Service. In his lecture, Dr. Tong discussed the development of the idea of democracy in China and explained the concept of “Overlapping Consensus”, citing examples from his own experience. The lecture addressed the current political, economic and cultural development of China and its worldwide effects. It was well-received by the audience.

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  • To celebrate and to experience in the China Pavilion

Sep.27this the day when the whole world celebrates the 10th anniversary of Confucius Institute. At 10:00am, a whole day event of “China Pavilion” sponsored by Confucius Institute for experiencing Chinese culture started at UCA practice field. The China Pavilion included exhibition, shows, culture experience& creation, “time traveler” area and a variety of games.

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  • Joint Concert by ECNU& UCA faculty and student musician

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