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To receive news and updates from the China Gateway — including information on international agreements, alumni gatherings, networking events and Ohio State students, faculty and staff in China — please register your interest in the Gateway. 

Faculty traveling to China are encouraged to notify Gateway director Phoebe You of their impending visit. The staff at the Shanghai office can help by facilitating focused networking, targeted recruitment and support for scholarly work abroad. The Gateways can also help identify accommodations and provide recommendations and general wayfinding. 

ChinaGatewayAerospaceWright Brothers Institute Professor and Assistant Vice President for Aerospace and Aviation Meyer Benzakein visited China from October 30-November 4. During his stay, he visited School of Aeronautics and Astronautics at Shanghai Jiaotong University, University of Michigan-Shanghai Jiao Tong University Joint Institute and Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics to explore collaboration opportunities for collaborative degree programs, students and faculty exchange and summer school program. Benzakein also attended the first GAID Global Forum in Xuzhou and spoke about the future of commercial aviation.

CollegeofLawMoritz College of Law Assistant Dean Laura Fernandez traveled to Shanghai, Chongqing and Beijing for recruitment and alumni engagement October 19-26, 2017. During the visit, she attended law school international fairs at Peking University and China University of Political Science and Law. She held receptions for alumni and prospective students in Beijing and visited Beijing Foreign Studies University, University of International Business and Economics, Beijing Jiaotong University, Chongqing University, Southwest University of Political Science and Law and East China University of Political Science and Law to strengthen collaborations for the Master of Law program recruitment and student and faculty exchange. She also hosted information sessions for prospective students at partner universities. The China Gateway facilitated her visit.

The China Gateway recently released the summary of its 2017 annual report.

The office continues to succeed in the three key function areas, including faculty support, student engagement and service, and alumni engagement. From the expansion of student services to multiple career fairs and the development of new programs such as evidence-based training for nurses, the China Gateway excelled in 2017.

Read the 2017 annual report summary and the 2017 full annual report.