Speaker SeriesThe 2015 Skyline College Chinese New Year celebration was another success that drew many participants. The February 23 event featured President Regina Stanback Stroud’s rousing welcoming speech, an exciting Lion dance, a Kung Fu showcase by the Shaolin Culture Center of San Mateo, a Chinese food fest and a traditional Chinese movie.

The event was hosted by the Skyline College Asian Studies Center along with the International Student Program.  The event was funded thanks to the President’s Innovation Fund. Dr. Hui Pate served as the Emcee during the festivities.

The Skyline College Asian Studies Center and International Trade program are hosting an executive Speaker Series on Monday, March 2 from 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. in the Multicultural Center in Building 4. Principal Zhang of Hebei No. 42 High School, Hebei Province, China will provide a presentation on intercultural communication through her first-hand experience working with both inbound international students and outbound Chinese students. Participants will also have the opportunity to speak one-on-one with her 10 Chinese student delegates.

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