|When||March 29, 2017, 6:30 PM|
|Where||McKnight Hall, Cone University Center, UNC Charlotte Main Campus.|
|Speaker(s)||UNC Charlotte and Shanxi University educators|
|Registration Details & Deadlines||RSVP Here|
|Who is Invited||General Public, UNC Charlotte campus community|
|Parking Details||Complimentary parking for the celebration will be available in the Cone Visitors Parking Deck|
UNC Charlotte, along with officials and educators from Shanxi University in China, will celebrate the planned opening of a Confucius Institute on the UNC Charlotte campus with a public program and reception on Wednesday, Mar. 29.
The program will feature remarks from educators and performances by Shanxi University student artists. The event at McKnight Hall in the Cone University Center is open to the public without charge but reservations are requested.
UNC Charlotte will establish the Confucius Institute within the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences in the Department of Languages and Culture Studies. UNC Charlotte is partnering with Shanxi University, a comprehensive university of arts and sciences located in Taiyuan, Shanxi Province. Opening this summer, the Confucius Institute is intended to broaden the Universityâs outreach and support for language instruction and cultural opportunities in the Charlotte community.