April 2013: Guangdong Delegation Visits Stanford and Signs Agreement of Cooperation

A delegation from Guangdong universities and the provincial government visited Stanford, and Yuan Ding, Sun Yat-sen University, signed an agreement of cooperation between the Project and the Guangdong Overseas Chinese History Program. Guangdong delegation included:

  • Professor Zhang Guoxiong (张国雄): 五邑大学副校长( Vice-Chancellor of Wu Yi University),
  • Professor Zhang Yinglong(张应龙): 暨南大学华人华侨研究院副院长(Associate Dean of Academy of Overseas Chinese Studies in Jinan University),
  • Professor Yuan Ding(袁丁): 中山大学历史系教授(Professor of Department of History in Sun Yat-sen University),
  • Professor Zhu Weibin(朱卫斌) : 中山大学历史系教授( Professor of Department of History in Sun Yat-sen University),
  • Zhu Jiang (朱江): 广东省侨务办公室处长( Director of a Department in Overseas Chinese Affairs Office of Guangdong Province),
  • Cui Dong (崔东): 广东省侨务办公室干部(Chief of a section in Overseas Chinese Affairs Office of Guangdong Province.)

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Profs. Gordon Chang, Shelley Fisher Fishkin and Yuan Ding signing agreement
Profs. Gordon Chang, Shelley Fisher Fishkin and Yuan Ding signing agreement

Delegation of academics and provincial officials with Gordon Chang, Shelley Fisher Fishkin and Hilton Obenzinger after cooperation agreement signing.
Delegation of academics and provincial officials with Gordon Chang, Shelley Fisher Fishkin and Hilton Obenzinger after cooperation agreement signing.

Prof. Barbara Voss and Guangdong delegation examining artifacts of Chinese workers at archaeology seminar
Prof. Barbara Voss and Guangdong delegation examining artifacts of Chinese workers at archaeology seminar