Resources for Educators who are recruiting and enrolling students from China in the USA.

Engaging Students- low cost but priceless

Simple concept but universal game of Rock, Paper, Scissors can bring an entire campus together. At the 2017 NAFSA Annual conference, the theme of engagement and integration was repeatedly discussed. Sometimes More...

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A Glimpse Into Chinese Primary and Secondary Schools

When I take a campus to China, one of the highlights of our visit is to a local primary and secondary school.  If you have not had a chance to go to China nor visit a local primary and More...

China’s Ministry of Education closed 252 Sino-foreign cooperative education institutions and projects

Since 2014, China’s Ministry of Education has been cleaning house when it comes to transnational education. There are over 800 of these programs that have been approved More...

Chinese Have More Choices in China? First joint U.S.-China program in law.

China had a rough start in 2016 as their stock markets crashed and growth rates are being adjusted. Although record number of students from China have been reported for U.S., More...

Recap of NAFSA presentation: Managing Your Growing Chinese Student Population

Christine and I had a packed house at NAFSA Hawaii this late October. A few take aways from our presentation: Orientation: Have a pre-departure orientation preferably in Chinese More...

Chinese Families Gaming the Admissions Process

This is one of the few articles that does a good job describing some of the cultural gaps between China and US. Huffington Post’s A Particularly Chinese Dilemma: Why Chinese More...

2014 Chinese Student Rising Star Award Luncheon

USA College Connection’s 2014 Chinese Student Rising Star Award luncheon took place in San Francisco on March 28, 2015 More...

Congratulations, EMMA! You are the 2014 UCC Chinese Student Rising Star

In an effort to encourage Chinese students to engage with their community and focus on EQ not just IQ, USA College More...

What to expect during your China visit?

Before you leave for China, there are quite a few things you will have to consider....

A Glimpse Into Chinese Primary and Secondary Schools

When I take a campus to China, one of the highlights of our visit is to...

Chinese Education Culture: students=sponges

In my recent trip to China and interview with a alumni of Full Sail University, I...

Save Chinese Students from Textbook English

Here is scenario: The guy in the video is asked why he has not visited the USA. He tells the tragic story of More...

Tips on interviewing prospective students from China

How can you tell if your prospective student from China can demonstrate their mastery of the English language beyond standardized tests?..

How to help your students select a college major-College Week Live collaboration

College Week Live invited me on February 19 and March 12 to give a webinar on “Selecting a College Major.” More...

Gen Y especially from China

Over the past few months, I have been speaking to a lot of CEOs who run mid-sized to large companies. The..

Immigration Reform

A professor of Sociology from the University of Pennsylvania explains the lack of action for immigration reform. Why are politicians so..

Importance of Partnerships and Relationship Building

As 2017 arrived, my visit to Asia made me realize how many options Chinese students now have. They can decide on..

Rankings

In China, the Ministry of Education issues a report that ranks all the schools based on how well students test on..

Engaging Students- low cost but priceless

Simple concept but universal game of Rock, Paper, Scissors can bring an entire campus together. At the 2017 NAFSA Annual conference,..