CSP and Huaihua University of Hunan, China signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) at the end of August. An MOU allows educational institutions to have the opportunity collaborate with one another. The MOU outlines the two universities’ cooperation in the following areas: student exchange programs, faculty exchange for research, teaching and discussion, study abroad programs, graduate program pathways, and collaborative research activities.
The MOU is effective for five years.
Pictured: Left to Right Kelly Matthias, Director Community Action and Leadership; Dr. Cheryl Chatman, Executive Vice President; Prof. Lee Pao Xiong, Director, The Center for Hmong Studies; Dr. Paul Hillmer, Dean of Humanities and Social Sciences; Professor Bu Ai Hua, Visiting Professor, The Center for Hmong Studies (from Huaihua University); Dr. Sally Baas, Professor of Education and Director of Hmong Culture and Language Program; Dr. Marilyn Reineck, Vice President of Academic Affairs; Dr. Zhang Ling, Vice President International Exchange, Community Service and University Library, Huaihua University Also present but not pictured: Dr. Bruce Corrie, Associate Vice President University Relations