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We Went to China

The 100,000 Strong Foundation encourages students of diverse backgrounds from across the country to learn Mandarin and study in China. The Foundation believes that its best ambassadors are the American students who have studied in China and learned about the Chinese culture, language and people first hand. Here is how some of these student ambassadors describe what they gained from their China study abroad experience.

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100K Strong Student Ambassador & School Year Abroad Alum Reflects...


In February 2015, The American Chamber of Commerce in China and 100,000...

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Wanxiang and 100,000 Strong Highlight Mandarin Language Learning and Study Abroad in Chicago

November 13, 2015
Chicago, IL -- November 2, 2015 -- Wanxiang America and the 100,000 Strong Foundation co-hosted a lunch event on November 2, 2015 at the Waldorf Astoria Chicago Hotel to showcase the importance of Mandarin language learning and China study abroad for American students, specifically those in the...

100,000 Strong Releases New Report on Need for Stronger US-China Ties

October 29, 2015
US-China Scholars, Experts Contribute to “Obama-Xi Summit: What Happened & What Comes Next in US-China Relations”   Washington, DC – October 29, 2015 – The 100,000 Strong Foundation, a national nonprofit dedicated to increasing the number of US students studying in China and...


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Supporting the development of the future stewards of U.S.-China relations

June 13, 2014
The American Mandarin Society's documentary of the week, "Chinese on the Train (火车上的中国人)," is about a photographer, Wang Fuchun (王福春), and series of pictures that he took on...

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