2019 CAPA-CT Annual Conference will be held on Nov 2 at Yale University

 

CHINESE-AMERICAN PROFESSORS’ ASSOCIATION IN CONNECTICUT (CAPA – CT)

2019 Annual Conference

美国康州华人教授协会

2019年协会年会

 

Theme: “In-Betweenness”: Chinese-American Scholars in 2019 and Beyond

 

Date: Saturday, November 2, 2019

Location: 63 High Street, Linsly-Chittenden Hall Room 101, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06511
(https://classrooms.yale.edu/classrooms?page=1#classrooms-page-1 click LC 101),

Registration*: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/in-betweenness-chinese-american-professors-in-2019-and-beyond-tickets-77872104561

Conference Announcement: www.CAPA-CT.org

 

Agenda

09:00 – 09:30 Registration

Registration desk (Profs. Miaowei Weng, Xinyi Lu & Yong Zhu)

Member enrollment (Profs. Andy Hao, Jing’an Tang & Congsheng Wu)

 

09:30 – 09:45 Welcome by Prof. Xiusheng Yang

Letter from Yale President Peter Salovey, introduced by Richard Yang

Letter from U.S. Senator Chris Murphy, introduced by Jian-Zhong Lin

CAPA-CT Beacon Award** to:

Dr. Henry Lee

Dr. T.P. Ma

Dr. Haifan Lin

by Profs. Jian-Zhong Lin & Richard Yang

10:00 – 11:45 Session I Beyond STEM

Speaker (25 min.): Dr. Henry Lee (Introduced by Prof. Miaowei Weng

Speaker (25 min.): Mr. Haipei Xue (Introduced by Prof. Jian-Zhong Lin)

 

Roundtable: 55 Min. (Moderator: Prof. Miaowei Weng)

Panelists: Dr. Henry Lee, Mr. Haipei Xue, Prof. Amy Zeng, Prof. Jian-Zhong Lin, Prof. Xiaohong He, Prof. Xinlong Weng, & Prof. Henan Cheng.

 

11:45 – 13:00 Lunch, (Greetings from invited speakers & other professional organizations)

CAPA-CT Business Meeting, Moderator: Prof. Xiusheng Yang

  • Board Reports of Annual activities: (Prof. Yan Quan Liu) including 2019 China Trip Report (Prof. Andy Hao) & Membership report: (Profs. Andy Hao, Yong Zhu & Jing’an Tang)
  • Treasurer report: (Prof. Xinyi Lu)
  • Auditor report: (Prof. Guocun Yang, or Prof. Yan Quan Liu)
  • Board Election: (Prof. Qian Wu)
  • Adjournment: (Prof. Xiusheng Yang)
  • Vendors exhibition

13:00 – 14:45 Session II STEM

Speaker (25 min.): Prof. T.P. Ma (Introduced by Prof. Xinyi Lu)

Speaker (25min.): Prof. Haifan Lin (Introduced by Prof. Xiusheng Yang)

Roundtable: 55 min. (Moderator: Prof. Richard Yang)

Panelists: Prof. T.P. Ma, Prof. Haifan Lin, Prof. Qian Wu, Prof. Xiusheng Yang

14:45 – 15:00 Adjourn by New Elected President of CAPA-CT

* All Chinese-American professors are warmly invited, as well as visiting professors, university scholars, researchers, guests, and others who are interested in the conference are welcome.

* 2019 CAPA-CT membership due is preferred but not required.

** CAPA-CT Beacon Award for Excellence recognizes exemplary contributions of its members and supporters to various facets of academic life.

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关于中美关系以及保护自身权益的法律咨询讲座圆满成功

由我会组织,关于在美华人学生学者如何更好应对当前中美关系,保护自己相关权益的法律咨询讲座,于9月13日在耶鲁法学院顺利举办。讲座上,由我会特邀的来自纽约的知名律师 Gordon Mehler 与 Marjorie E. Berman 就 Civil Rights, Employment Law, 与 Criminal Law 等问题进行了精彩的讲解和相关案例分析。20余位康州地区华人学生学者参与了讲座及之后的讨论。来自不同高校和专业的学者们关于各自在工作中遇到的权益问题和困惑,向律师团队进行了积极的咨询。通过此次咨询讲座,学生学者们对如何在工作中更好地应对相关法律条例,维护自身权益有了更深入的认识。

讲座部分内容音频录音请见: https://yale.box.com/s/2fa8wywzqu7nxcy0odi4yfs5q07a4mqh

(张静轩,陈莘莘)

The legal consultation lecture organized by CAPA-CT was successfully held at Yale Law School on September 13th. The lecture explained how to protect yourself in today’s unstable relationship between China and the United States. At the lecture, Gordon Mehler and Marjorie E. Berman, well-known lawyers from New York, gave a wonderful explanation and case analysis for Civil Rights, Employment Law, and Criminal Law.  More than 20 Chinese students and faculties actively participated in the lecture and subsequent discussions.  Through the lecture, participants got a deeper understanding of how to better deal with relevant laws and safeguard their rights.

(Jensen Zhang, Shenshen Chen)

Audio recording for part of the lecture appears at https://yale.box.com/s/2fa8wywzqu7nxcy0odi4yfs5q07a4mqh

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2019 CAPA-CT Annual Conference

2019 CAPA-CT Annual Conference

Theme: In Betweenness — Chinese American Professors in 2019 and Beyond
Date: Nov. 2, 2019

Location: Linsly-Chittenden Hall Room 101
(https://classrooms.yale.edu/classrooms?page=1#classrooms-page-1 click LC 101), Yale University, New Haven, CT

Agenda

09:00 – 09:30 Registration, Arrivals

09:30 – 09:45 Welcome (Yale President Letter, …), Awards


09:45 – 11:45 Session I (What is one for Beyond STEM?)

   Speaker (30 min): Prof. Henry Lee (Intro: )
  Speaker (30 min): Haipei Xue (Intro: Jian-zhong)
  Roundtable: 1 hour (Moderator: Prof. Miaowei Weng)
      Panelists: Prof. Henry Lee, Haipei Xue, Prof. Jian-zhong Lin, Prof. Xiaohong He

 

11:45 – 13:00 Lunch, CAPA-CT Business Meeting


13:00 – 15:00 Session II STEM

   Speaker (30 min): Prof. T.P. Ma (Intro:)
  Speaker (30 min): Prof. Haifan Lin (Intro: )
  Panel: 1 hour (Moderator: )

      Panelists: Prof. T.P. Ma, Prof. Haifan Lin, Dr. Lee, XXX

 

15:00 – 15:10 Adjourn

 

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法律咨询讲座

大家好!基于当前中美两国关系中的不稳定因素,我们有必要更好地了解相关美国法律,做好自我保护。我会特邀请两位来自纽约的知名律师Gordon Mehler 与 Marjorie E. Berman为我们讲解相关Civil Rights, Employment Law, 与Criminal Law。讲座结束以后,他们还可以单独为你咨询。

时间:2019年9月13日(周五)下午3:00-3:45 律师讲解; 3:45-4:20 问答;4:20-5:00单独咨询。
地点:耶鲁大学 Yale Law School Room 121

律师背景资料:
• Gordon Mehler: http://www.mehlerlaw.com/gordon-mehler-bio.html
• Marjorie E. Berman: https://www.krantzberman.com/attorneys/marjorie-berman/

欢迎参加!

康州华人教授协会 CAPA-CT
http://capa-ct.org/

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2019年9月13日 – 法律咨询讲座

大家好!基于当前中美两国关系中的不稳定因素,我们有必要更好地了解相关美国法律,做好自我保护。我会特邀请两位来自纽约的知名律师Gordon Mehler 与 Marjorie E. Berman为我们讲解相关Civil Rights, Employment Law, 与Criminal Law。讲座结束以后,他们还可以单独为你咨询。[详情]

时间:2019年9月13日(周五)下午3:00-3:45 律师讲解; 3:45-4:20 问答;4:20-5:00单独咨询。
地点:耶鲁大学 Yale Law School Room 121

律师背景资料:
• Gordon Mehler: http://www.mehlerlaw.com/gordon-mehler-bio.html
• Marjorie E. Berman: https://www.krantzberman.com/attorneys/marjorie-berman/

欢迎参加!

康州华人教授协会 CAPA-CT
http://capa-ct.org/

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2019夏季烧烤及家庭美食分享(potluck)交友娱乐活动

由康州药协,教授协会,科协和华人文化传承协会共同举办的2019夏季烧烤及家庭美食分享(potluck)交友娱乐活动在8/10号11-4点在Indian Well State Park举行。组织者会免费为大家准备烧烤的所有美食,用具及碗筷等。热忱欢迎各位光临参与并带上你的拿手好菜与大家分享。你的拿手菜(peanut free,无花生食品)可能为你赢得一份精美礼品。没有拿手菜也不需犹豫,欢迎带上任何可以分享的食品。先把日子定下来,登记注册随后通知。

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UCONN及周围华人教授家庭Picnic

UCONN及周围华人教授家庭Picnic于5月13日下午在Mansfield Hollow State Park圆满举行。

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CAPA-CT Member Happy Hour

Members and Friends,
Our CAPA-CT now periodically holds Happy Hours for you and your colleagues, you all are welcome to join.
Here is the link bringing you to the 1st Happy Hour in Woodbridge, CT on Friday, March 23rd, 2018.
 The CAPA-CT Board
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Call for 2018 Participation in CAPA-CT Delegation to Western China

The Chinese-American Professors Association in Connecticut (CAPA-CT) is once again calling for participation in Chunhui international collaboration programs with Chinese universities in summer 2018.

Program Objectives include:

(1) Strengthening/establishing ties with universities in Gansu and Xinjiang;
(2) Continuing/exploring academic collaboration and cooperation opportunities between CAPA- CT members and our counterparts in Western China.

Funding:  Successful applicants will receive funding for a round-trip international airfare.   

Eligibility:  Current CAPA-CT membership. Preference will be given to those with formal invitations from host institutions as well as 2017 participants.

Applicant Responsibility:  Applicant is expected to initiate contact with potential host institution(s) in Gansu and/or in Xinjiang to work out details of the visit.  A written report to CAPA-CT on the visit is due by October 1, 2018.

Help Line: Contact Dr. Xinyi Lu at <xlu@newhaven.edu> if you need help in securing a host institution in Gansu.  Contact Dr. Miaowei Weng at <wengm2@southernct.edu> if you need help in Xinjiang.

Maximum Number of participants: 15. Application deadline: March 26, 2018.

Application Process: Send to Dr. Miaowei Weng (wengm2@southernct.edu) by March 26, 2018 (1) your letter of intention to participate, (2) a 2-page CV, and (3) an invitation letter from each host institution (requirements for the invitation letter and sample invitation letters attached). Application review will continue until the delegation is formed.

Notes: Requirements for the Invitation Letter from a Host Institution:

  1. Print on letterhead stationary (使用印有接待单位名称信头的信纸);
  2. Specify the host university’s financial responsibilities for room and board and local transportation (明确说明在当地的食宿和交通费用由接待单位负责); and
  3. Formalize the letter with the official ink stamp from the host university or the college/school (邀请函需要学校或学院盖章, see invitation letter sample).
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科技创新与金融投资论坛 暨旅美康州科协2018年会

为在新时期进一步推动美中两国的科技交流合作、促进经济发展,旅美康州科技协会(CAST-CT)定于 2018 年 2 月 24日(星期六)在美国康州耶鲁大学举办“科技创新与金融投资论坛 暨旅美康州科协2018年会”。本次论坛由旅美康州科技协会(CASTCT.org)主办、旅美科协纽约分会 (castgny.org),旅美科协波士顿分会(bostoncast.org),美中医药开发协会康州分会(sapa- ct.org),康州华人教授协会(capa-ct.org),耶鲁大学中国学生学者联合会(acssy.org)协办、这将是美东地区华人科技界的一次大盛会. 近年旅美康州科技协会年会 情况和本次年会详细日程十将见网站 www.CASTCT.org 及相关链接。

February 24, 2018, 1 PM to 5 PM
Social/Networking Reception : 5 PM to 7 PM
Yale Chinese New Year Gala: 7 PM to 9 PM (优惠 50%门票)
Address: 60 College Street, New Haven, CT, 06511. on Februry 24, 2018

Link: https://cast-ct2018.eventbrite.com

您的会员费用于支持如下的活动

1), CAST-CT Annual Conference

2), CAST-CT science and Technology Saloans

3), Summar BBQ

4), Social Activities

欢迎您同您的孩子也参加这个盛会,参加旅美康州科技协会(CASTCT.org)的年会及活动或做自愿者的青少年将有机会被选送去参加 2018年10月12日至14日在美国康州耶鲁大学举办的“科技创新与经济领导力2018耶鲁高峰论坛-暨中国旅美科技协会第26届年会”并有参加中国旅美科协总会的2018年度优秀青少年奖获奖大会(2017年10名每人获奖$300)

零距离接触顶级科学家,互动,交流投资,科研项目,人材需求信息。

www.cast-ct.org

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