Friday, April 12, 2019On Thursday, April 4th, 2019, the China Center co-hosted the event, “Pitfalls for All STEM Professionals in a New Era of US-China Relations: National Security, Economic Espionage, Racial Bias?” Over 170 people from the fields of...
Tuesday, April 2, 2019The China Center awarded the 2019 Sping Lin and Ying-Ngoh T. Lin Visiting Scholars fellowship to Dr. Tracy Wang, a professor of finance at the Carlson School of Management. With the $7,500 award, Dr. Wang will sponsor Dr....
Friday, March 15, 2019On March 12, 2019, the University of Minnesota China Center welcomed Kaiser Kuo, host and founder of the Sinica Podcast, to deliver the keynote at the 18th Annual Bob and Kim Griffin Building U.S.-China Bridges Lecture. Mr. Kuo...
Exploring Product Design in China and Hong Kong
While I enjoyed many things about this experience, I truly enjoyed learning more about a culture that was different than my own and seeing another part of the world that was previously outside of my comfort zone.
Up Close with the Olympics
I spent a total of fifteen days in Beijing, China at Beijing Sport University where I had the opportunity to learn about Chinese culture as well as the importance of the Olympics on the culture of the country.
Learning Chinese With Professional Experience in China
I spent a full year in China at Nanjing University as part of the Chinese Flagship Program at the University of Minnesota. What I enjoyed most about my experience was receiving formal language training in tandem with professional experience.