MEDIA ADVISORY: Confucius Institute opening postponed

Posted: Tuesday, 10 June 2008

The opening celebration for the Confucius Institute at Troy University has been postponed and will not take place on June 17, as previously announced.

Due to a series of unforeseen events, including the recent earthquake in China, officials from Hebei Normal University of Science and Technology and government officials from Hebei Province are unable to travel to the United States at this time.

The opening celebration of the Confucius Institute at Troy University will be rescheduled for a future date in the fall of 2008.