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TROY’s Confucius Institute takes Chinese New Year celebration to schools

February 19, 2018
By Andy Ellis

Montgomery area school children got the opportunity to welcome in the Year of the Dog on Thursday as a touring group from Troy University’s Confucius Institute brought its Chinese New Year celebration to area Confucius Classrooms.

The bus tour, featuring a Troy University bus adorned with photos from the University’s collection of terracotta warriors, began…

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Confucius Institute at Troy University wins Global Confucius Institute of the Year Award

January 29, 2018
By Andy Ellis

Troy University’s Confucius Institute has been honored with a Global Confucius Institute of the Year Award, one of just 25 worldwide to receive the recognition.

Competing against more than 525 Confucius Institutes and 1,113 Confucius Classrooms in 146 countries, the award recognizes the Confucius Institute at Troy University’s commitment to furthering the teaching of Chinese…

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Troy University rings in Chinese New Year with celebration of international education efforts

January 27, 2017
By Andy Ellis

Troy University celebrated the impact of its international education efforts on Thursday night, highlighting the work of its Confucius Institute during a Chinese New Year Appreciation Banquet at the Montgomery Renaissance Hotel and Convention Center.

In addition, the University presented two replica terracotta warriors to the Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts in honor of Montgomery…

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