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Latest News

UCD President Prof Andrew Deeks Received the 2016 Confucius Institute Individual Performance Excellence Award

In News By Super User / Dec 10, 2016

The 11th Confucius Institute Conference was held in Kunming, China from December 10th to 11th, 2016. UCD President Prof Andrew Deeks was among the 2,200 university presidents and regional Confucius Institute representatives from 140 countries who attended the Conference. Madam Liu Yandong, Vice Premier presented the Medal of the 2016 Individual Performance Excellence Award to Prof Deeks for his outstanding leadership working as the Chairman of the Executive Board of UCD Confucius Institute. Since its inception a decade ago, UCD Confucius Institute for Ireland (CII) has won a number of the Confucius Institute of the Year awards, but President Andrew Deeks is the first ever person to be awarded the Medal of the individual performance excellence. Read more

Ambassador Yue Xiaoyong Delivers a Public Lecture on China’s Foreign Policy at University College Dublin

In News By Super User / Dec 1, 2016

On December 1st, 2016, H.E. Dr. Yue Xiaoyong, the Chinese Ambassador to Ireland, delivered a public lecture entitled “China’s Foreign Policies” for the 33rd Confucius PhD Students Forum of University College Dublin (UCD) as well as Confucius Public Lecture Series. More than 120 staff and students from UCD attended the inspiring lecture. Guest of honour from the Chinese Embassy also included Prof. Xiaochuang Wu, the First Secretary in charge of Education Section, Mr. Xiongwen Pan, Head of Political & Press Section as well as Mr. Yang Wei, the Attaché at Political & Press Section. Read more

UCD Media Services Holds Photography Workshop for UCD Confucius Institute Staff

In News By Super User / Nov 11, 2016

UCD Media Services held a photography workshop for UCD Confucius Institute staff on November 11th, 2016. The workshop was hosted by Vincent Hoban, UCD art lecturer and well-known photographer.  Mr Xiaochuang Wu, First Secretary of the Education Section of the Chinese Embassy in Ireland attended the event, along with staff of the UCD Confucius Institute and photography aficionados. Read more

Apply Your Knowledge and Excel in Your Subject Area —a Workshop with Chinese Calligraphy and Painting Master Mr Fangming Liu

In News By Super User / Nov 11, 2016

The UCD Confucius Institute for Ireland and UCD Students Union co-hosted a unique Chinese calligraphy and landscape painting workshop on November 11th, 2016. The event was sponsored by the Education Section of the Chinese Embassy in Ireland. Read more

Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences’ Delegation Headed by Prof Zhao’an Zhang Visit UCD Confucius Institute for Ireland

In News By Super User / Nov 3, 2016

Prof Zhao’an Zhang, Vice President of Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences (SASS), Dr Jianxun Chen, Director of the Applied Economy Research Institute of the SASS visited UCD Confucius Institute for Ireland (UCD CII) on November 3rd. Prof Liming Wang, Director of UCD CII and Prof Yongqiang Cai, Co-Director of the Institute received the guests. This was a follow-up visit after the signing of the MoU between Prof Xinhui Yu, Party Secretary of SASS and Prof Andrew Deeks, President of UCD in Shanghai on October 28th.  Both parties discussed possible collaborations and exchanges under the framework of the MoU. Read more

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