Newsletters

US-China Strong Welcomes New CEO, John L. Holden!

September 8, 2017
Dear Friends, We’re thrilled to announce our new CEO, John L. Holden! John is a veteran China expert and joins us from Peking University, where he served as Associate Dean and launched the Yenching Academy, a Master’s in China Studies program for select college graduates. He is also a...

US-China Strong August Student Ambassador Spotlight

August 9, 2017
Dear Friends, We’re happy to introduce three of our talented Student Ambassadors who have been promoting China study abroad and the importance of understanding China’s language, people, and culture in their local communities across America. In this month’s Student Ambassador...

US-China Strong July Student Ambassador Spotlight

July 18, 2017
Dear Friends,   It’s our monthly Student Ambassador Spotlight, where we feature three students who are promoting China study abroad and Mandarin language learning in their local schools and communities in unique, memorable ways. Read on to learn more about Ashley Aguilar, Sue Wee and...

US-China Strong Career Connections Newsletter – June 2017

June 30, 2017
US-China Strong Career Connections Newsletter - June 2017 Internships Freeman Chair in China Studies (Politics and Security), CSIS – Washington, DC Position: Research Intern - Freeman Chair in China Studies (Politics and Security)  Job Description The Center for...

US-China Strong Announces “Perfect World Study Abroad Scholarships”

June 27, 2017
Dear Friends, We’re excited to announce our new “Perfect World Scholarship” with the American Councils for International Education! US-China Strong will work with Perfect World and American Councils to provide scholarships to two lucky students wishing to study abroad in...

USCS Leads AmCham Panel on Tech and Language Learning in Beijing

June 22, 2017
Dear Friends, We’re excited to report on a recent American Chamber of Commerce in China (AmCham China) panel discussion, “How Technology Is Transforming Language Learning,” which featured US-China Strong President Travis Tanner. Held in Beijing, the panel examined how technological...

US-China Strong June Student Ambassador Spotlight

June 19, 2017
Dear Friends,   We’re delighted to share our June Student Ambassador Spotlight! This month, we’re featuring three students from across the country – from New Jersey to Iowa to Wisconsin – who have shared their experiences...

US-China Strong May, 2017 Student Ambassador Spotlight

May 30, 2017
Dear Friends, School’s almost out for summer and we’re delighted to bring you May’s Student Ambassador Spotlight! These three Student Ambassadors have been doing great work to share their China and Mandarin experiences and promote US-China relations in their local...

US-China Strong Annual Spring Reception A Success!

May 25, 2017
Dear Friends,   Thank you to all of our supporters who attended our annual Spring Reception yesterday evening, where we welcomed Matt Pottinger, the National Security Council’s Senior Director for Asian Affairs, for a discussion about US-China relations moderated by Paul Haenle,...

1 Million Strong Update: Using Tech to Engage 1 Million Students in Learning Mandarin Chinese

May 2, 2017
  Dear Friends, We’re delighted to introduce you to our 1 Million Strong technology implementation partners.   These organizations – Mandarin Matrix, the University of Oregon and VIPKID –have partnered with us to increase access to Mandarin language...

US-China Strong April 2017 Student Ambassador Spotlight

April 30, 2017
Dear Friends, April showers bring…our Student Ambassador Spotlight! This month, we’re sharing the work that three of our talented Student Ambassadors are doing to share their China study abroad experiences and raise awareness about US-China relations and career paths. Emma BowersEmma...

US-China Strong Career Connection Newsletter

April 24, 2017
The US-China Strong Foundation Monthly Career Connection Newsletter Internship Positions 1, Marketing Intern, You World Inc. – Greater LA Area, CA Summary: You World Inc. is currently seeking a marketing Intern for our Pasadena office. About the company: You World Inc. is a well-funded...

US-China Strong March 2017 Student Ambassador Spotlight

March 31, 2017
Dear Friends, . It’s our Student Ambassador Spotlight! This month, we’re featuring three Student Ambassadors who are using their China study abroad and Mandarin language learning...

US-China Strong Partners with Avenues: The World School

March 27, 2017
Dear Friends, We’re excited to announce that the US-China Strong Foundation is partnering in a new way with Avenues: The World School to promote and increase Mandarin language learning in the US. Avenues, a global school system that advocates for an integrated learning community and provides...

1 Million Strong Newsletter: Meet our Partners in the Teacher Training Sector

March 20, 2017
Dear Friends,   We’re proud to update you on our 1 Million Strong implementation partners for teacher training – organizations that have committed to supporting and increasing teacher training for Mandarin language learning in the US. They, along with our...

US-China Strong Newsletter: Introducing a Report by the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

March 8, 2017
Dear Friends, We’re excited to share with you a new report from the American Academy of Arts and Sciences on “America’s Languages: Investing in Language Education for the 21st Century.” Released in coordination with the Academy’s Commission on Language...

US-China Strong February 2017 Student Ambassador Spotlight

February 16, 2017
Dear Friends, We’re thrilled to introduce a new, regular update from US-China Strong: our Student Ambassador Spotlight. As a follow-up to last month’s newsletter featuring three of our Student Ambassadors, we’re continuing this month by...

1 Million Strong Update: Supporting Mandarin with Curriculum

January 31, 2017
Dear Friends, We are delighted to share an update on our 1 Million Strong implementation partners who have teamed up with the US-China Strong Foundation to help achieve our goal of seeing one million US, K-12 students learning Mandarin by 2020. Our...

Happy Chinese New Year from the US-China Strong Foundation!

January 31, 2017
Dear Friends, 春节快乐,鸡年大吉!! Tomorrow, January 28, marks the start of the Chinese New Year and the year of the rooster! In honor of this auspicious holiday, also known as the Spring Festival, we’re highlighting three of our incredible Student...

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