June 2011
Thursday, June 23, 2011
AIEA Executive Director Darla Deardorff gave an invited talk on Intercultural Competence to the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences in Beijing, China:
http://www.cassgmrc.com/news/html/?63.html

AIEA Member Carl Holtman's journey from Ohio to Istanbul:
http://www.todayszaman.com/news-248836-a-journey-from-ohio-to-istanbul.html

AIEA Institutional Member The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
sponsored PolyU Innovation & Entrepreneurship Global Student Challenge 2011 - a global business plan competition attracted participation from 191 institutions (secondary schools and university) representing 27 countries. A total of 60 teams (30 per division) were sponsored for their trip to Hong Kong and spent their once-in-a-lifetime experience with their peers from all around the world on 11-17 June 2011. The Gold Award for the Secondary School division goes to 'Iolani School, US and that for the University division goes to Purdue University, US.

List of participating teams, final 6 and winners:
http://www.polyu.edu.hk/polyuchallenge/news/news_and_announcement_2011.php#2011

Snapshot of contestants' happy moments:
http://www.polyu.edu.hk/iao/gallery.php

For further information:
Caroline.tso@polyu.edu.hk