Jiangsu Delegation Visits Pace Midtown Center, Friday, February 2

Members of an Official Delegation from Jiangsu province will visit Pace University’s campus in midtown Manhattan to discuss and further develop Pace’s growing collaborations with China, including Pace in China; a Confucius Institute at Pace; and the recently-established Sino-American Publishing Research Center at Pace.

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Contact Bill Caldwell, Office of Public Information, Pace University, 212-346-1597, wcaldwell@pace.edu

February 1, 2007

Official Jiangsu Province Delegation to Visit
Pace University Friday, February 2,
Discuss Collaborative Projects in Publishing, Instruction in Chinese Language and Culture

WHO and WHAT: Members of an Official Delegation from Jiangsu province will visit Pace University’s campus in midtown Manhattan to discuss and further develop Pace’s growing collaborations with China, including Pace in China; a Confucius Institute at Pace; and the recently-established Sino-American Publishing Research Center at Pace.

The Jiangsu Delegation includes: SUN Zhijun, Vice Governor of Jiangsu Province, Chairman of the Jiangsu Overseas Culture Exchange Association; YAO Xiaodong, Deputy Secretary-General, Jiangsu Provincial Party Committee; ZHOU Li, General Manager, Jiangsu Broadcasting & Television Group; TANG Yonglin, Director, Division of America & Oceania, Jiangsu Foreign Affairs Office; LIU Aihua, Deputy Secretary-General, Jiangsu Overseas Culture Exchange Association; WANG Xiaohe, Secretary to Mr. Sun; and WANG Yan, Interpreter, Jiangsu Foreign Affairs Office.

Pace executives hosting the delegation are David A. Caputo, President; Beverly Kahn, Vice President for International Opportunities; Nira Herrmann, Dean, Dyson College of Arts and Sciences; Christopher T. Cory, Executive Director of Public Information; Joseph Tse-Hei Lee, Assoc. Professor of History and Co-director, Asian Studies, and from the University’s MS in Publishing program Sherman Raskin, Director and Professor, Ivor Whitson, Professor and Member, Pace Board of Trustees, and Xiao Chuan Lian, Administrative Director.

WHEN: Friday, February 2, 9 a.m. to noon.

WHERE: Pace University Midtown Center, 551 Fifth Avenue @ 45th Street, Room 1015, New York, NY.

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