Nov. 21: The Confucius Institute at Troy University will officially be dedicated Friday, Nov. 21 during a gala luncheon event in the Hawkins-Adams-Long Hall of Honor. The event begins at 11:30 a.m. and will include a ceremony and entertainment. In addition, a special statue will be unveiled by Troy University and its Confucius Institute partner Hebei Normal University of Science and Technology.
Speaking at the event will be:
The unveiling of the statue will take place during the first portion of the program and immediately following remarks by the primary speakers.
At 1 p.m., special entertainment will be provided by faculty and students of the Chinese Student Association:
We will accommodate a 15-minute media availability beginning at 11:15 a.m. in the lobby of the Hall of Honor. Please be in place by 11 a.m. in order to cover this event. Any special coverage requirements should be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please confirm your attendance at this event by 9 a.m. Nov. 21 so that we may be better able to accommodate your organization’s coverage. We will also provide lunch to those members of the working media who would like to join us in Stewart Dining Hall.