IUPUI launches international recruitment initiative leveraging China relationships with Indiana

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The Office of International Affairs at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis is leveraging Indiana’s strong connections with a region just south of Shanghai, China, to increase the number of Chinese students enrolling at IUPUI.  Zhejiang Province is a sister state to Indiana, a relationship held for more than 25 years, and Indianapolis is a sister city to […]

China’s evolving philanthropy sector is focus of two-day summit in Indianapolis

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Philanthropists, scholars and business people from around the world are gathering Friday and Saturday in Indianapolis for a summit on the present and future role of philanthropy in one of the world’s most rapidly growing economies, China. The academic conference, at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis’ Hine Hall, attracted so much interest that registration had to be […]

IUPUI researcher to host international conference exploring China’s ancient links to Africa

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Ian McIntosh, associate director of the Confucius Institute in Indianapolis and director of international partnerships at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, has been awarded a $17,800 grant from the Confucius Institute Headquarters Division of Sinology and China Studies to host a conference, “Exploring China’s Ancient Links to Africa.” The conference will take place in Addis Ababa, […]

David Strong, with colleagues, on trip to China

IUPUI lecturer to share insights gained on trip to China with students

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When the subject turned to China and globalization in his introductory sociology classes at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, David Strong realized two things: His students wanted to learn more about China, and so did he. When an opportunity to see China first-hand came along, Strong seized it. The sociology lecturer in the IU School of […]