Panelists examined the issues driving the protests in Hong Kong, the social composition and motivations of the protesters and counter-protesters, and how the various sides are using media to reach local, mainland and international audiences.
Business -- PM Globe
USC Marshall School of Business
PM Globe is a required course in the USC Marshall School part-time MBA program, the MBA for Professionals and Managers (MBA.PM). The purpose of the course is to develop students' awareness, understanding, and appreciation of the complexities of doing business in an increasingly international marketplace. The course combines analytical training with observation and experience and includes first-hand exposure to foreign business environments through an international field trip to China or another Pacific Rim country.
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The USC U.S.-China Institute and Asia Society hosted a talk with Weijian Shan, one of Asia’s best-known financiers, as he recounts his remarkable personal story of his exile to the Gobi Desert for hard labor at the age of 15 amidst the turmoil of Mao Zedong’s Cultural Revolution.
The USC U.S.-China Institute and the USC East Asian Library present a screening of Daughter of Shanghai, a documentary featuring actress Tsai Chin talking about her life, scenes from the films and series she has starred in, and footage of celebrities talking about Tsai’s influence on them.