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Delegation from UC Berkeley Visited ZJSU
(2019/11/2 8:59:48)

On the morning of October 30, Echo Xiao, UC Berkeley Strategic Partnership Manager and Lauren Cooper, UC Berkeley International Student Services Advisor, along with the representatives from USIEA visited ZJSU. Professor Zhang Junying, Deputy Director of the International Office and Mr. Guo Shitao, Senior Officer for Student Exchange Programs, together met with the guests.

On behalf of the International Office, Professor Zhang delivered a warm welcome to the guests. She introduced the overall construction of ZJSU in exchange programs with our international partners and the achievements under the internationalization initiative during the latest several years. She also expressed her sincere hope to deepen cooperation with Berkeley in scientific research and other education areas.

Afterwards, Echo gave an detailed introduction of international programs Berkeley presently is offering, and she suggested the two sides further expand cooperation fields and methods based on the previous partnership.

Later the two parties made a detailed discussion on the cooperation patterns, and the initial intention of signing the MOU was set.

The University of California, Berkeley, a public research university, is regarded as one of the most prestigious state universities in the US. It is placed the 4th in USNews Best Global Universities ranking 2019. Berkeley alumni, faculty and researchers include 107 Nobel laureates, 25 Turing Award winners, and 14 Pulitzer Prize winners. Starting from 2012, ZJSU sent its students to study at Berkeley, and another 5 students are preparing themselves for the journey at Berkeley in the coming January.