Hong Kong – America Exchanges

Project Title Dates Donor/ Sponsors Venue/ Hosts People Involved
Fulbright outbound program review for 2017-18 Oct to Dec, 2016 Research Grants Council, Lee Hysan, and the US Consulate RGC Ten awards to the USA; Fulbright Advisory Committee (FAC)
St. Olaf Global Semester Nov 21 to Dec 22, 2016 St Olaf College, Minnesota CUHK Fine Arts Dept. and Museum 13 US undergraduates studying Chinese traditional fine arts. Led by two US faculty
Study Tour of the American Southwest Dec 26, 2016 to Jan 8, 2017 Self-financed students Visits to Los Angeles and Tucson, Arizona 26 students from HK and Macau universities
Fulbright Retreat January 21-22, 2017 US Consulate Kadoorie Centre of HKU 25 Fulbright grantees and alumni in HK and Macau
Fulbright Delegation Visit to Macau February 16-18, 2017 US Consulate U Macau, MUST, U of St Joseph, UNU 9 Fulbright grantees in HK and Macau
Visiting Scholar program in Asian Studies at the Hang Seng Management College Recruit fall 2016; Interview April 2017 HSMC HSMC and Asia Network conference in Chicago Six applications for two positions, one in spring 2018 and one in fall 2018
Study Tour of HK April 18-22, 2017 in Hong Kong College of St. Scholastica MN / The Beijing Center at UIBE   10 students and 3 faculty from College of St. Scholastica, MN, USA studying in Beijing, Shanghai, and HK
Social Communications in HK and the PRD May 22 to June 5, 2017 U of Montana Study Tour HK and the PRD 7 students and one faculty from University of Montana
Assessing Trump’s Presidency After 100 Days: Study Tour to Washington DC May 28 to June 10, 2017 Self-financed students George Washington U in DC 22 students from CUHK, HKBU, HKU, HSMC and University of Macau
Symposium on Asian higher education, academic mobility, and regional integration November 9, 2017 HKU Faculty of Education, IIE HKU Scholars of Asian higher education and international education practioners in Asia
Alumni of Fulbright and Rhodes Scholarships in HK-Joint Meeting October 2017 TBA TBA Alumni in HK of these exchange programs will meet on a program about globalization, populism and the future of international education
Assist US Consulate with in-bound US Fulbright scholars in HK 2017-2018 US Consulate, RGC, Lee Hysan Foundation HK universities Orientation, support, mid-year program, etc.
Princeton-in-Asia in HK and Macau 2017-2018 Princeton-in-Asia HK and Macau universities Facilitate year-long placements and support for PIA fellows in English teaching
St. Olaf Global Semester Nov, 2017 St Olaf College, Minnesota CUHK Fine Arts Dept. and Museum US undergraduates studying Chinese traditional fine arts. Led by US faculty
Study Tour of the American Southwest II Dec 2017 to Jan 2018 Self-financed students Visits to Nevada and Arizona Students from HK and Macau universities
Asian Views of America’s Role in Asia Spring 2018 Asia Foundation, International Relations Program, Washington DC TBC Symposium in HK after one year of Trump presidency on the state of US-Asian relations
Study Tour of HK April 2018 in Hong Kong The Beijing Center at UIBE   Students from USA to visit Beijing, Shanghai, and HK
Study Tour to Washington DC June 2018 Self-financed students George Washington U in DC Students from different universities of Hong Kong and Macau