NYIT-Nanjing’s American cultural center, established in 2011 to promote intercultural understanding, has received a $50,000 grant from the U.S. State Department to sponsor cultural programming during 2014-15. Beverly Butcher, Ph.D., associate professor and English department chair, and director of the NYIT Center for Humanities and Culture at NUPT, announced the good news while sharing plans for this year’s events, which will surround the theme “Folk Arts in New York State.”
NYIT President Edward Guiliano, Ph.D., welcomes all students for the new academic year. Read more.
NYIT-Nanjing and NUPT’s College of Overseas Education hosted leaders from both universities and special guest Mr. Mark Tesone, Acting U.S. Consul General in Shanghai, at a lovely commencement ceremony this morning. Three hundred twenty-one graduates received dual bachelor’s degrees. See the whole story at NYIT News. See photos here. Congratulations, NYIT-Nanjing Class of 2014!