Thursday June 5, 2008
Campus Report June 5, 2008
Thirty-one students from Shanghai Normal University in China have joined UD's senior class.Thirty-one students from Shanghai Normal University in China have joined UD's senior class this summer as they begin a year of study toward their bachelor's degrees in engineering technology.
The students, who arrived on campus June 1-3, are the third cohort in UD's dual degree program with Shanghai Normal; the partnership started in 2003. Of the 31 students, 19 are majoring in electronic engineering technology; the other 12 are in manufacturing engineering technology.
In their year in Dayton, the students will live with traditional undergraduates in the international/intercultural learning and living community and in other campus residences. After graduating from UD in May 2009, they'll return to Shanghai Normal to complete their program requirements before SHNU's graduation.
Read more about the the UD Center for International Programs' China initiative in "Related Links."