Discovering Chinese business and culture
October 28, 2019
The summer study-abroad program in China led by Jennifer Clevenger, director of global study abroad at Pamplin, took students to Beijing, Guilin, Hong Kong, Macau, and Shanghai. The group visited the Hong Kong Monetary Authority and facilities and offices of multinational companies such as Coca-Cola, Plug-n-Play, Yakult, and GM-SAIC, as well as major Chinese businesses: consulting firm Hejun, dairy manufacturer Bright Dairy, and start-up incubator Chinaccelerator. The schedule included historical and cultural sites such as Tiananmen Square, the Forbidden City, and the Great Wall.