Confucius Institute at San Francisco State University

Confucius Institute at SF State celebrated Mid-autumn Festival  

       On September 18, 2016, Confucius Institute at San Francisco University (SF State) celebrated Mid-autumn Festival, one of the most important traditional Chinese festivals, with 100 SF State students, faculty/ staff and guests at Lake Merced Park near SF State campus. It is the moment for Chinese family reunion mingled with friends from all cultural background.

       To provide a good opportunity for local and international students and friends across campus and community to better understand Chinese culture, the Confucius Institute at SF State associated with Chinese Students & Scholars Association prepared delicious mooncakes and hosted a BBQ party with great tastes of Chinese food. All participants enjoyed the special food for festival while appreciating sweet and natural scenic beauty of Lake Merced in the charming autumn sunshine. Finally the party ended up with interesting interactive games in warm reunion atmosphere.

       The whole event was a big success with the staunch support from SF State, Consulate General of the People's Republic of China in San Francisco, and local business friends. Dr. Yanbo Wu, Associate Vice President for International Education from SF State, Education Counselor YANG Jun and Consul ZENG Yang from Chinese Consulate in San Francisco, and all Confucius Institute team members attended the celebration with festival greetings, wishing all people happiness and success in a harmonious and peaceful world.




Confucius Institute at San Francisco State University

旧金山州立大学孔子学院喜庆中秋佳节

       明月几时有?把酒问青天。在全球华人欢度2016年中秋佳节之际,旧金山州立大学孔子学院联合中国学生学者联谊会举办了中秋烧烤活动。

烧烤

       当地时间2016年9月18 日,旧金山州立大学孔子学院邀请学校及八十多名师生齐聚紧邻校园的默塞德湖(Lake Merced)湖畔,欣赏了美丽的湖光山色,品尝了美味月饼和烧烤美食,进行了趣味十足的互动游戏,在轻松温馨的氛围中度过了一个圆满的中秋佳节。

美味的月饼让中秋节氛围分外浓厚

       2016年中秋欢聚活动受到了多方领导的重视和支持。旧金山州立大学协理副校长吴彦伯和中国驻旧金山总领馆教育组杨军参赞、曾阳领事以及旧金山州立大学孔子学院中外方院长均到场参加了此次活动,与各院系学生及教师代表一起欢度中秋佳节。

活动结束后的大合影