Appalachian opens American Cultural Center at China’s Northeastern University

Appalachian State University is one of 19 U.S. universities to open an American Cultural Center at a Chinese university. The center at Northeastern University (NEU) in Shenyang, China, has been funded by a $100,000 grant from the U.S. Department of State and is part of a program initiated by the state department in 2011. The center, dedicated May 10 during American Culture Day at NEU, includes a reading room with books, films and other materials about American culture. NEU has installed video conference equipment and computers and also purchased materials for the center.

Published: Jul 5, 2013 12:00am