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  • Launch of Confucius Classroom and the Open Day of Chinese Culture at Galway Education Centre
    Liming Wang Director of UCD Confucius Institute for Ireland attended this event and addressed the audience Ambassador Xu extended his congratulations on the launch of the first Confucius Classroom at Galway Education Centre in Galway and furthermore expressed his gratefulness to Galway Education Centre for their tremendous efforts and contributions in promoting Chinese language and culture Ambassador Xu believes that the newly established Confucius Classroom at Galway Education Centre will be developing stronger links between China and Ireland and enhancing understanding between Chinese people and Irish people Councillor Frank Fahy the Mayor of Galway also praised the achievements of Galway Education Centre in hosting a wide range of Chinese culture activities with the strong endorsement given by UCD Confucius Institute Under the discourse of multiculturalism the newly launched Confucius Classroom should be expected to host even more cultural events and activities in Galway Prof Liming Wang emphasized the important role of the Confucius Classroom at Galway Education Centre by saying that it will bring more opportunities along with more convenience to people with strong interests in learning Chinese language and culture The Classroom will be the focal point for promoting Chinese language and culture in the west part of Ireland On the day of the launch the Chinese teachers from UCD Confucius Institute also arranged a series of cultural workshops and hence engaged the local people at Galway to take part in a wide range of cultural activities in person such as Chinese calligraphy Guzheng traditional Chinese instrument performance Chinese tea ceremony Taiji and paper cutting etc Councilor Frank Fahy and some local audience also participated into the teaching demo for Chinese language class as well as practicing how to express greetings in Chinese Thanks for sharing About The Author Super User Close Related Articles Volunteer Chinese Teachers from UCD

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  • UCD Confucius Institute Welcomed the Delegation from Beijing Language and Culture University
    explore possibilities of establishing links and cooperation in the areas such as Chinese language teaching teacher training programme and degree programmes Prof Liming Wang Director of UCD Confucius Institute Prof Yongqiang Cai Chinese Director and teacher representatives from the Institute attended the meeting Prof Liu Wei praised the significant achievements of UCD Confucius Institute particularly its variety of activities and events were attended by local ordinary people as well as senior Chinese leaders The BLCU meanwhile has become an important focal base for promoting both Chinese language and culture with the total of over 180 000 graduated oversea students up till now By virtue of further cooperation between UCD Confucius Institute and BLCU the development of Chinese language teaching and promotion should embrace a faster growth in Ireland Prof Lixia Chen Division Director of Confucius Institute at BLCU and Prof Yue Mao Vice Director of Faculty of International Education of Chinese Language made a brief introduction to recent researches and development of BLCU on teacher training teaching materials and international students training programme The localization of Chinese textbook and the promotion of Chinese language and culture at Irish secondary schools have been also discussed at the meeting Given the remarkable role that BLCU has played in both teaching and research in the area of teaching Chinese as a foreign language Prof Wang reinforced the necessities of strengthen ties between two sides In the aspects of developing localised teaching materials teacher training programme and degree programmes UCD Confucius Institute will benefit enormously from the collaboration with the BLCU which should propel the development of teaching Chinese language and culture in Ireland to a higher level Thanks for sharing About The Author Super User Close Related Articles Volunteer Chinese Teachers from UCD CI Participate in the Collaborative Teaching Experience Seminar for CII

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  • 28th 'Confucius PhD Students Forum' Held at UCD
    Dr Hongju He from School of Biosystems and Food Engineering delivered inspiring lectures entitled The Essence of a PhD Tips to surviving and thriving in your PhD and How to Get a PhD Degree with Outstanding Performances respectively More than 100 scholars and students attended the forum Prof Wang started his lecture by presenting the definition origin and translation of Doctor of Philosophy Ph D in both China and the West This was followed by illustrating some tips and advice on how to nurture a fruitful academic life through out four years of a Ph D programme He further shared his personal experiences from four aspects of doing a Ph D programme i e selecting topic research publications and networking An analogy was drawn between the four aspects of doing a Ph D and a four wheel drive vehicle Finally Prof Wang encouraged students to become not only a Ph D with specialised knowledge yuanshi but also broader sense of knowledge and culture boshi The forum also invited Dr Hongju Heto share his own research experiences during four years of his Ph D programme with audiences As a newly awarded Ph D Dr He provide the audience with some helpful and practical information and approaches about how to succeed in Ph D studies with more achievements A question and answer session was followed by the lectures which stimulated audiences enormous interests The atmosphere of discussion on the topics was hot and friendly At the end of the forum Ms Ke Hu a first year Ph D candidate from Dublin City University said that she was enlighten by the talks and benefited a lot from the forum Thanks for sharing About The Author Super User Close Related Articles Volunteer Chinese Teachers from UCD CI Participate in the Collaborative Teaching Experience Seminar

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    in Ireland including H E Mr Xu Jianguo the Chinese Ambassador to Ireland Professor Liming Wang Director of the UCD Confucius Institute chaired the lecture Read more Training Programme for New Chinese Volunteer Teachers Held at UCD CII In News By Super User Sep 3 2015 On August 20 2015 a new cohort of volunteer Chinese teachers arrived in Dublin The UCD Confucius Institute organized a week long training programme for the new teachers Through the training the teachers had their teaching mission clearly defined and also got a chance to familiarise with the teaching programmes run by the UCD Confucius Institute Learning from experienced teachers furthermore the new teachers performed very well in their trial teaching practice Read more Farewell Party for 2015 Outgoing Teachers Held at UCD Confucius Institute In News By Super User Jun 29 2015 On June 26 2015 all staff from the UCD Confucius Institute gathered together to attend a farewell luncheon for the out going teachers Read more China Folk Art Overseas Tour launched by UCD Confucius Institute for Ireland In News By Super User May 29 2015 The China Folk Art Overseas Tour was launched in Ireland in UCD s O Reilly Hall on May 22 2015 Co hosted by UCD Confucius Institute for Ireland the China Folk Artists Association and Sun Emerald Ireland the opening leg of this international tour attracted more than 1 000 overseas Chinese and Irish fans Renowned folk performers including crosstalk artists Jiang Kun and Dai Zhicheng children s show host Sister Ju Ping and soprano Yin Xiumei delivered a fascinating and highly entertaining audio visual feast In attendance were the Chinese Ambassador to Ireland H E Xu Jianguo and his wife Ms Ni Jun UCD President Professor Andrew Deeks and his wife Dr Linda Deeks as well as members of the local Chinese community Read more The 14th Chinese Bridge Chinese Proficiency Competition for Irish College Students a Resounding Success In News By Super User Apr 30 2015 On the 25th of April 2015 the UCD Confucius Institute hosted the Irish Regional Competition of the 14th Chinese Bridge Chinese Proficiency Competition for Irish College Students in the Radisson Blu Hotel Dublin More than twenty university student contestants from UCD DIT UCC and NUIM participated in the competition Also present at the competition were H E Mr Xu Jianguo the Chinese ambassador to Ireland Prof Andrew Deeks the President of UCD Mr Wu Xiaochuang First Secretary education in the Chinese Embassy of Ireland Prof Dorothy Kenny Head of School in the School of Applied Languages and Intercultural Studies at DCU and finally the Chinese directors of both Confucius Institutes in Ireland Read more The UCD CI defends its Championship title in the 8th CHINESE BRIDGE Chinese Proficiency Competition for secondary school students in Ireland In News By Super User Apr 25 2015 On the 18th of April 2015 the Irish regional qualification competition of the 8th Chinese Bridge competition for Secondary school students was successfully held in the

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    and Scholars Association hosted the 26th Confucius PhD Forum in Newman Building UCD More than 40 Chinese students participated in the forum Read more Teachers of the UCD CII Attend 2015 Chinese New Year Celebration in UCD In News By Super User Feb 24 2015 The 18th of February 2015 was the last day in the Chinese lunar calendar It was the eve of the Chinese Spring Festival the most important festival in traditional Chinese culture In order to celebrate Chinese New Year for the nearly 600 Chinese students in UCD the UCD Confucius Institute for Ireland CII the Chinese Students and Scholars Association in UCD the International office the Film society and the International students society worked together to hold a celebration in the UCD Global Lounge Read more Irish President Attends the 2015 Spring Festival Gala Hosted by the UCD Confucius Institute for Ireland In News By Super User Feb 17 2015 February 16 2015 Ireland s National Concert Hall was immersed in the enchanting atmosphere of the annual Spring Festival Gala presented by the UCD Confucius Institute for Ireland UCD CII Read more The 2015 Irish Confucius Cup Go and Chinese Chess Congress In News By Super User Feb 14 2015 The 2015 Irish Confucius Cup The 1st Chinese Chess and 4th Go Tournament took place over the weekend of February 7th 8th in Dublin which was jointly organised by the UCD Confucius Institute for Ireland and the Go Association of Ireland A record 75 players from 16 countries Ireland China the UK Germany Sweden Spain Finland Australia South Korea etc participated in the tournament Many distinguished guests also attended the event They included His Excellency Mr Xu Jianguo the Chinese Ambassador to Ireland Prof Andrew Deeks President of UCD and his wife Dr Linda Deeks Ms

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    its first Chinese Exam Winter Camp In News By Super User Jan 21 2015 In order to motivate overseas students to study Chinese and to encourage them to take part in Chinese exams the Confucius Institute headquarters Hanban has been organising Chinese Exam Winter Camp Programmes The UCD Confucius Institute organised its first Chinese Exam Winter Camp running from the 26th of December2014 to the 6th of January 2015 8 students and teachers from Sutton Park School an affiliated school of the UCD Confucius Institute participated in this programme Read more Volunteer Chinese Teachers from UCD CI Participate in the Collaborative Teaching Experience Seminar for CII In News By Super User Jan 14 2015 On the 29th of November 2014 a seminar themed Collaborative Chinese Teaching Experience was held in the O Rahilly Building in University College Cork This seminar was co organised by the UCC Confucius Institute the UCD Confucius Institute and the education section of the Chinese Embassy in Ireland There were about 40 participants including the directors from both Confucius Institutes as well as accredited Chinese teachers and volunteer Chinese teachers Read more Start Prev 1 2 3 4 Next End News Archive Year 2014 Year 2013

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    Economics and the unveiling ceremony of Sino European Research Centre for Creative Economy H E Jianguo Xu the Chinese Ambassador and Dr Brendan Halligan Chairman of the Institute of International and European Affairs and Chairman of the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland presented the ceremony and unveiled the plague Representatives from the Irish businesses government agencies and academic institutions were invited to witness the exciting moment and interact with the delegation of entrepreneurs who came a long way from China Read more 2014 Joint Conference of New Confucius Institutes in Europe Held in UCD Category News Published 21 July 2014 Written by Super User From 15th to 17th June the 2014 joint conference of newly established Confucius Institutes in Europe organised by the Confucius Institute Headquarters and hosted by the UCD Confucius Institute for Ireland CII was held in University College Dublin There were delegates from 48 newly established Confucius Institutes in 21 countries in Europe The theme of the conference was to share the experience of running the Confucius Institutes and promote their sustainable development Based on the current status of the Confucius Institutes the delegates discussed five topics including the planning of a Confucius Institute Day fund raising from multiple sources the implementation of Confucius China Studies Programmes in universities the establishment of the rules and regulations of the Confucius Institute and the promotion of Chinese Language Teaching into National Educational Systems Read more Liu Yunshan Attends the Foundation Stone Laying Ceremony for the Model Confucius Building of UCD Confucius Institute for Ireland Category News Published 21 July 2014 Written by Super User On 15th June 2014 Mr Liu Yunshan a member of the Central Politburo Standing Committee of the CPC attended the Foundation Stone Laying Ceremony for the Model Confucius Building for the UCD Confucius Institute for Ireland CII Madam Xu Lin Director General of Hanban and Chief Executive of the Confucius Institute Headquarters and Mr Ruairi Quinn Minister for Education and Skills also attended the event The ceremony was hosted by Professor Wang Liming the director of UCD Confucius Institute for Ireland Read more Doing Business in China Category News Published 20 May 2014 Written by Peng Ji Ni Hao China Lecture Series From February to May 2014 the UCD Confucius Institute for Ireland CII in collaboration with the Ireland China Business Association ICBA organised a series of nine lectures called Ni Hao China This series of lectures was tailor made for students who wish to practise fundamental and conversational business Mandarin and to gain an in depth understanding of doing business in China Read more My Chinese Dream Category News Published 01 May 2014 Written by Peng Ji The Irish Final of the 13th International Chinese Bridge Competition for College Students On the 26th of April 2014 sixteen Irish university students gathered at the Gresham Hotel Dublin to compete in the Irish finals of the International Chinese Bridge Competition and battle it out for a chance to represent Ireland in the World Finals in China

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    by the UCD Confucius Institute for Ireland CII About 40 students from UCD BComm Chinese took part in this exciting activity with their Chinese teachers from the CII Read more The Chinese Proficiency Test Category News Published 23 October 2013 Written by Peng Ji The new HSK is not so difficult now that I have more confidence in learning the Chinese language one of the examinees said after he took the Chinese Proficiency Test HSK On 19th October about 60 examinees took the new HSK test in University College Dublin and still more in another test center set up in Galway Read more Open House for Evening Course Students on the Mid Autumn Festival Category News Published 24 September 2013 Written by Peng Ji On 19th September nearly 40 students attended the open house for evening courses and celebrated the Chinese Mid Autumn Festival together with the teachers from the UCD Confucius Institute for Ireland CII Read more The Third Irish Teacher Training Day Category News Published 10 September 2013 Written by Super User On 7th September the UCD Confucius Institute for Ireland CII organized a multi faceted training programme for Irish Chinese teachers at different levels This day also witnessed the launch of The Chinese Teachers Association of Ireland CTAI which marked a historical moment in the development of Chinese teaching in Ireland More than 50 Irish secondary school teachers and principals attended the training session experienced Chinese language and culture and joined the CTAI Read more Asian Economic Panel 2013 held in University College Dublin Category News Published 06 September 2013 Written by Super User With the mission of being An Economic Forum Dedicated to Formulating the Best Practical Solutions Asian Economic Panel 2013 was successfully held in University College Dublin Hosted by UCD Confucius Institute for Ireland The conference runs from September 2 to September 3 2013 gathering over 20 presenters and discussants from Finland Germany UK Japan China USA Sweden Australia Korea France and Ireland Read more UCD Confucius Institute organized 2nd Irish Local Teacher training in China Category News Published 26 August 2013 Written by Super User Following the success of the first Irish local teacher training group to China last year 43 Irish teachers made their trip to China this year on 4th August 2013 making the group the biggest of local teacher training from Ireland This is an intensive 2 week Chinese language and culture course in East China Normal University which is one of the top teacher training universities in China Read more My Chinese Dream Category News Published 01 May 2013 Written by Super User The Irish Final of the 12th International Chinese Bridge Competition for College Students On the 27th of April 2013 the cream of Ireland s Chinese speaking Irish university students gathered at the Gresham Hotel Dublin to compete in the Irish finals of the International Chinese Bridge Competition and battle it out for a chance to represent Ireland in the World Finals in China this summer This

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