Athletes are already setting records and winning medals at the Tokyo Olympics. We look at where those representing the U.S. and China come from.
U.S. Foreign Policy Colloquium
The U.S. Foreign Policy Colloquium (FPC) is an exclusive four-day program designed to provide 75 of the best and brightest Chinese graduate students studying at colleges and universities from across the United States a deeper and more nuanced understanding of the complex forces that shape American foreign policy and inform the U.S.-China relationship. Applications are due May 10th.
- Current graduate students at U.S. institutions
- Students who have recently graduated (May 2016-May 2017) with advanced degress
- Visiting Scholars
- Accepted applicants will be required to pay a $200 participation fee (food and lodging will be provided)
- Travel stipends between $75 and $300 available for those who qualify
- Students may only attend the FPC once
- Applications must be submitted by Wednesday, May 10
Professor Teresa Wright looks at how, when, and why Chinese individuals and groups have engaged in protests and how the targets of their complaints have responded; thus shedding light on the stability of China’s existing political system and its likely future trajectory.