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




       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。