Saint Vincent College Renews Cooperation Agreement with SDU[ Home ]
On June 2nd, representatives from Saint Vincent College and Shandong University met to renew a formal agreement on cooperative and friendly relations and to discuss possible research collaborations in the area of urban development and urban planning.
Vice-President Zhang Yun and delegates from the SDU School of Political Science and Public Administration along with the International Office welcomed Dr. Norman Hipps, President of Saint Vincent College;Dr. Gary Quinlivan, Dean of the Alex G. McKenna School of Business, Economics, and Government; and Alice Kaylor, Dean of Studies.
At the meeting,Dr. Quinlivan noted SDU's exceptional GIS facility and expressed a research interest in the area of urban planning. In addition, Dr. Quinlivan stated that some professors might be interested in coming to SDU to offer condensed short-term courses in English. Mr. Li Guoqiang, Deputy Director of the International Office, explained that under SDU's Faculty Mobility Program, these professors' airfare would be covered and a weekly stipend would be provided.