Confucius Institute at San Francisco State University

Confucius Institute at S F State Accepted Donations from American Chinese International Cultural Exchange Council

December 13, 2014

       December 13, 2014. Overseas Chinese American Scholar Mr. Xiangyang Li and Ms. Shuping Luo hold their new book release in San Francisco Public Library. The event was hosted by American Chinese International Cultural Exchange Council (ACICEC), Co-Director Dr. Chengnian Wu from Confucius Institute at San Francisco State University (CISFSU) was invited to present and delivered a speech.
       Dr. Wu eloquently read and elaborated poems by each poet from their latest book and gave high remarks on their artistic creation. He congratulated the two poets and also expressed heartfelt thanks to their support to Confucius Institute at San Francisco State University. Dr. Wu emphasized on the generous donation of 2000 dollars from ACICEC to CISFSU and promised to use all the donations on the 11th Chinese Bridge Cup Contests to be held in Spring 2015.
       It is a joint vision to promote the Sino-Us exchanges by both ACICEC and CISFSU and Dr. Wu expected further cooperation between two organizations.
       Guests also presented in the events include Culture Consul Mr. Jiexin Zhang from Consulate-General of People’s Republic of China in San Francisco, President Ms Shaolan Li from ACICEC and Professor Zhenglong Xu and Zhongshan Li from CISFSU.


 

Confucius Institute at San Francisco State University

旧金山州大孔院接受中美国际文化交流协会的赠书与捐款


       2014年12月13日上午,旅美华人利向阳、罗淑萍新书发布会在旧金山市立图书馆举行。本次活动由中美国际文化交流协会举办,旧金山州大孔院吴成年院长应邀出席活动并致辞。



       吴院长兴致昂然地吟咏二位诗人《梦轩阁中华百花诗咏》与《诗意栖居旧金山》作品中的部分诗作,并加以精彩点评。在对利、罗两位诗人新作发布表示祝贺的同时,吴院长还对中美国际文化交流协会对于孔子学院的赞助与支持表示衷心感谢。吴院长表示,对于协会捐赠的用于旧金山州大孔院举办2015年第十一届“汉语桥杯”大赛的2000美元,这笔捐款也是旧金山州大孔院接受的第一笔社会捐赠,旧金山州大孔院一定会利用好这笔善款,将来会向协会作具体的报告。


       增进中美之间的文化交流是中美国际文化交流协会与旧金山州大孔子学院的共同愿景,吴院长期待两个单位之间未来可以有更进一步的合作。

       出席今天活动的嘉宾还有来自中国驻旧金山总领馆的文化领事张杰鑫、中美国际文化交流协会会长黎少兰等,旧金山州大孔院徐正龙老师和李中山老师也一同出席。

(旧金山州大孔院)