Date: November, 09, 2015 11:57 Age: 2 yrs
作为本年度孔子学院日的最后一场活动，南太平洋大学孔子学院（以下简称南太孔院）于2015年10月31日在Adi Cakobau School（以下简称ACS），与该校师生共同举办了第十一个“孔院日”庆祝活动。
ACS董事会主席、南太大学孔院事务主管、南太平洋大学文法教育学院院长阿卡尼西博士、ACS 学校校长Salote Nawalowalo女士及ACS学校的120多名学生、南太孔院全体教职工参加了此次活动。
--Report on Chinese Curtural Activities Entering ACS
As the last event of the Confucius Institute Day series, the Confucius Institute at The University of the South Pacific (CI-USP) celebrated the 11th Anniversary with the teachers and students of Adi Cakobau School (ACS) on October 30 , 2015.
The Chairman of the Board of ACS, Dean of the Faculty of Arts, Law and Education Dr. Akanisi Kedrayate, the Principal of ACS Mrs Salote Nawalowalo and more than 120 students of ACS, and all the staff of CI-USP participated the theme activity – Chinese Culture Entering ACS.
In her address, the Principal Mrs Salote Nawalowalo said, “Thank you Confucius Institute for bringing Chinese Culture into the campus; thank you for setting up the Chinese language classes in ACS and I hope Chinese, like Fijian and Indian could be one of the elective courses from next year on”. By starting with “Ni hao” and ”Xie xie” , Dr. Akanisi Kedrayate greeted everybody and then introduced the friend relationship between China and Fiji , the latest news and the outcomes that CI-USP has achieved, and, highly appreciated the CI staff for their hard work. She also highlighted the importance of Chinese for students’ future career and encouraged the students to learn Chinese continuously. The Chinese Director of CI-USP Denggui Li donated some Chinese books to ACS for the purpose of enriching Chinese reading materials for the students. ACS students contributed their well-prepared performances to all participants. They sang the Chinese songs “Mo Li Hua ”,”Gesheng Yu Weixiao ”,”Shengri Kuaile Ge ” to express their best wishes to the Confucius Institute Day. In the Chinese Culture experience activities, the students experienced paper folding, paper cutting, dumpling making and rope skipping which made them so happy and excited that they expressed they would like to experience more in the future. At last the students sang a lovely Fijian song to express thankfulness.
ACS is a famous female school in Fiji. It has trained many outstanding people which has a widely influence on Fiji. With the support of the Ministry of Education Fiji, CI-USP has already set up the Chinese language courses in ACS in March 2015 to serve the purposes of helping the teachers and students of ACS to understand and experience Chinese culture, strengthening the Chinese teaching achievements, accelerating the pace of Chinese into the school elective courses, and make preparation for setting up the Chinese teaching point in ACS.