Confucius Institute at San Francisco State University

San Francisco, March 27.

       The award ceremony of the 11th Chinese Language Bridge Cup Contests was held at Presidio Middle School, San Francisco. Education Counselor Yang Jun, Consul Li Renzhu from Education Office of Consulate General of the People’s Republic of China in San Francisco, Assistant Superintendent Mr. David Wong from San Francisco Unified School District, AVP Dr. Jose Galvan, AVP Dr. Yenbo Wu from San Francisco State University, over 20 principals from local schools, staff from Confucius Institute at San Francisco State University, winning students and parent, all together over 600 people attended this grand celebration. Based on contestants’ performances, judges recommended 232 winners including 37 first place, 42 second place, 60 third place, and 93 honorable mentions. 3 public schools and 3 Chinese schools with the most registered students were also awarded with special recognition. The celebration continued with a formal dinner reception at the Consulate General of the People’s Republic of China in San Francisco. Consul-General Mr. Luo Linquan congratulated all the winners and encouraged them to keep on learning Chinese language and culture. The 11th Chinese Language Bridge Cup Contests featured with more students speaking idiomatic Chinese; more parents involved; more support from local schools. All the students and parents participated are looking forward to the 12th Chinese Language Bridge Cup Contests in 2016.


 

Confucius Institute at San Francisco State University

第十一届“汉语桥杯”比赛颁奖庆典成功举办

        2015年3月27日,旧金山州立大学孔子学院与旧金山联合学区在旧金山Presidio中学礼堂共同隆重举办第十一届“汉语桥杯”比赛颁奖典礼。中国驻旧金山总领馆教育参赞杨军与领事李韧竹、旧金山联合学区副学监David Wong、旧金山州大副校长Jose Galvan与吴彦伯、20多位公私立学校校长、孔子学院全体师生与获奖选手、家长、教师、评委、新闻媒体记者及社区各界热心中文教育的人士600多人出席了盛会。




经过3月1日与8日两个比赛日的激烈角逐,获奖总数为233人次。本次比赛共决出37个冠军、42个亚军、60个季军,及94个优胜奖。本次典礼还为参赛选手最多的当地3所全日制学校和3所中文学校颁发了奖牌。颁奖之后,中国驻旧金山总领馆为获奖选手、家长、嘉宾准备了丰盛的晚宴。罗林泉总领事发表讲话,祝贺第十一届汉语桥杯的精彩举办与选手们所取得的佳绩,勉励选手们继续努力学好中文。 第十一届汉语桥杯比赛与往届比赛相比,涌现出一些新亮点:字正腔圆说汉语的学生更多,关心比赛的家长更热情,当地学校更支持,孔子学院与学区合作更密切、服务社区更深入。这些变化体现了孔子学院举办比赛活动的宗旨:合作推广汉语教学,共同促进文化交流。湾区的众多中文爱好者已开始期待下一届比赛的到来