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September 14, 2019 - The Confucius Institute U.S. Center  will be honoring ten outstanding Confucius Institute students from around the country to celebrate their achievements in Chinese language and cultural education and to promote the value of global education.

Meet Our 2019 People-to-People Award Honorees! Our Honorees come from across the United States and respresent people of different ages, ethnicities, schools and backgrounds. Learn more about this year's Honorees!

February 28, 2019 - A letter from the CIUS Center in response to the Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigation's hearing and report regarding Confucius Institutes in the United States. 

Building Bridges, Changing Lives  

The Confucius Institute U.S. Center (CIUS Center) is a not-for-profit educational institution in Washington, DC, with the mission of strengthening educational and cultural exchanges and fostering people to people interactions between China and the United States. The CIUS Center also supports the Confucius Institutes across America for joint efforts. In order to advance global education and cross-cultural understanding, the CIUS Center seeks to engage and serve a wide audience of organizations and sectors through four primary domains – education and professional development, arts and culture, academics and research, and public relations and outreach.

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2019 Friends of the CIUS Center Community Picnic
On Saturday, July 20th, 2019 The Confucius Institute U.S. Center held its first ever Friends of the CIUS Center Community Picnic.

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