2nd European Association for Chinese Teaching International Symposium Successfully Held in UCD

In News By Super User / Apr 18, 2019

The 2nd International Symposium of the European Association for Chinese Teaching (EACT) was successfully held in UCD Ireland from April 12 to 13, 2019. More than 200 scholars and educators of Chinese language from 22 countries and regions attended the symposium, which was hosted by EACT and organised by its Irish branch together with the UCD Confucius Institute (CII) for Ireland. Participants had round-table, plenary and panel discussions around the theme of ‘Regional and International Features in the subject development of Teaching Chinese as a Second Language’. Read more

UCD Confucius Institute for Ireland Holds the A2019 Board Meeting

In News By Super User / Mar 19, 2019

The 2019 Board Meeting of the UCD Confucius Institute for Ireland (UCD CII) was held in the conference room of the UCD CII building on the morning of March 11th. Present at the meeting were Prof. DU Peng, Vice President of Renmin University of China, Ms LI Zhenshi, Deputy Director of the International Office and Director of the Confucius Institute of Renmin University, Ms SONG Dongxia, Deputy Director of the HR Department of Renmin University, Prof Dolores O’Riordan, UCD Vice-President for Global Engagement and Dr Liming Wang, UCD CII Director.  Read more

Unveiling Ceremony of the Model Confucius Institute Held in UCD Confucius Institute for Ireland

In News By Super User / Mar 1, 2019

The Unveiling Ceremony of the Model Confucius Institute was held in the newly completed UCD Confucius Institute for Ireland (CII) building on February 26, 2019. Chinese Vice Minister of Education H.E. Mr. Tian Xuejun, Chinese Ambassador to Ireland H.E. Dr. Yue Xiaoyong, Executive Deputy Director-General of Hanban Professor Ma Jianfei, UCD President Professor Andrew J Deeks, and more than 130 staff members and students from UCD and CII attended the event. Read more

2019 Chinese Spring Festival Gala Ireland

In News By Super User / Feb 27, 2019

February 16, 2019, The Convention Centre Dublin embraced a nearly 2000 crowds for the enchanting annual Spring Festival Gala co-organized by the UCD Confucius Institute for Ireland (UCD CII) and the Embassy of People’s Republic of China in Ireland. Read more

5th Confucius Classroom Working Meeting Held in UCD CII

In News By Super User / Feb 12, 2019

  The 5th Confucius Classroom Working Meeting was held in UCD CII on January 16th, 2019. The 20 participants included principles or programme managers from 9 secondary schools with Confucius Classrooms, CII Director Prof Liming Wang and CII Chinese Director Mr Wei Zhang. Read more