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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2017 CAPA-CT Conference News

The Greeting Letter from Dr. Peter Salovey, Yale University’s President.

The Greeting Letter from Consul General Zhang Qiyue at the Chinese Consulate General in New York.

2017 CAPA-CT Conference news has been reported at Scholarsuporte.net  (美国康州华人教授协会( CAPA-CT)第三届年会纪实 ScholarsUpdate.com, 美国华裔教授专家网).

For the conference agenda, please see 2017 CAPA-CT Conference Program

Welcome feedbacks.

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2017 CAPA-CT Conference

Please come and enjoy our conference on Nov. 11, 2017, at Hall of Graduate Studies in Yale. Here is the conference Registration link, and the 2017ConferenceAgenda11.02.

Parking instruction:
Here is a list of closeby Yale parking slots that are free to the public during the weekend:

Lot 77: Ray Tompkins House Tower Parkway (hosting 100): Located at the corner of Dixwell Ave and York Square Place. Access from Tower Parkway between Paine Whitney Gym and the Ray Tompkins House.

Lot 78 – Located at Ashmun Street and York Square Place (hosting 49). Lot located rear of Payne Whitney. Access from Ashmun Street.
78W Lot 78w: Lake Place – Gated: Located on Lake Place. Access from Lake Place.

Here is the map of the conference location:
https://en.parkopedia.com/parking/lot/lot_78/06511/new_haven/?arriving=201711082130&leaving=201711082330

Updated Program Agendas/Locations:

Date/时间:11//11/2017 (双11, 光棍节😄)

Morning/上午:10:00am-2:00pm:
Location: Yale Hall of Graduate Studies (320 York Street, New Haven) Room 211

Afternoon/下午:02:00pm-3:30pm:
Locations:
Science & Engineering Roundtable AKW (51 Prospect Street, New Haven) Room 100;
Health AKW Room 400
Business and Finance: Hall of Graduate Studies Room 211
Social Sciences and Humanities: Hall of Graduate Studies Room 401

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China Town Hall at Trinity on 10/24 (New update)

China Town Hall WACC-CUGS 10-24-2017 final

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CAPA-CT Annual Conference Announcement (2017/11/11)

This is a preliminary announcement that the Chinese-American Professors’ Association in Connecticut (CAPA-CT) will hold its 3rd annual Interdisciplinary conference at Yale Graduate Studies Building in New Haven on Saturday, November 11, 2017, starting at 10 am. This year’s conference theme is Transformation in Higher Education.

We are inviting paper submissions in the following sub-themes and other related topics, Rethinking of 40 years of Chinese College Entrance Examination: 1977-2017), Comparison and Exploration of Higher education in the US and China, Public Health, Social Science, Business and Economic issues. Send your submission to the Program Committee Dr. Yang at yry@cs.yale.edu or Dr. Hao at hao@hartford.edu.

More updates will follow.

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第十二届“春晖杯” 中国留学人员创新创业大赛 培训系列专场之七

中国驻纽约总领馆教育组与耶鲁大学中国学生学者联谊会、春晖创业咖啡、美中高等教育学会(行之)共同为留学人员举办第十二届“春晖杯”中国留学人员创新创业大赛报名咨询和如何撰写商业计划书培训。

2017年6月10日(周六)
2:00p.m. – 4:00p.m.

Engineering Students Center,
Dunham Lab,
School of Engineering
and Applied Science,
Yale University,
10 Hillhouse Avenue,
New Haven, CT 06511

主办机构
中国驻纽约总领馆
协办单位
春晖创业咖啡
美中高等教育学会(行之)
耶鲁大学中国学生学者联谊会

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FWD: 2017清华研习班邀请函

To: “xiushengyang”
Subject: 2017清华研习班邀请函发官网

尊敬的国侨办海外专家咨询委员会的各位委员:

您好!为增进华侨华人科技人士对当前中国经济形势、中国文化、北京创新创业环境的了解,增强与北京开展经济、科技合作的能力和信心,国务院侨务办公室经济科技司和北京市人民政府侨务办公室将于2017年7月10日~7月16日,在北京共同举办“第三十二期海外华侨华人专业人士回国创业研习班”。此次研习班培训对象主要为国侨办海外专家咨询委员会中院士专家的团队成员和海外科技社团负责人。

如果您的团队成员或优秀学生希望参加本期研习班,在您的推荐下,欢迎他们踊跃报名(1—2名)。若您本人愿意参加本期研习班,我们将不胜荣幸。报名参加研习班,需要将报名表(报名表见附件)填写完整,并于2017年6月5日前将报名表反馈至报名邮箱:bjqbrcc@163.com(请在报名表的“推荐渠道”栏注明您的姓名)。名额有限,额满为止。

我们将于6月15前向您发出正式邀请函。最终受邀人员以收到正式邀请函和学号为准。感谢您的支持!祝您一切顺利、安康!

北京市人民政府侨务办公室

2017年5月27日

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CAPA-CT’s Second Newsletter

CAPA-CT Newsletter PDF

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The letter to UA CEO on the incident of Flight 3411 on April 9, 2017

The Board of the Chinese-American Professors Association in Connecticut condemns brutality exhibited on the United Airlines Flight 3411 on Sunday, April 9, 2017. By this message, the board advises its members to avoid United Airlines and Chicago airports until such a travel arrangement may be free from random yet intentional acts of violence.

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Call for Participation in CAPA-CT Delegation to Western China (2017)

The Chinese-American Professors’ Association in Connecticut (CAPA-CT) is once again calling for its members to participate in the international cooperation program with universities in China, in summer 2017. Please see attached Announcement for the Requirements and the Sample Invitation Letter you may want to use. Call for Participation–Gansu and Xinjiang Summer 2017, and Invitation letter sample.

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春晖计划学者座谈会

中国纽约总领馆教育组和参与过“春晖计划海外留学人员短期回国服务项目”的学者、参加过“春晖杯创业大赛”的人员、以及部分千人计划、长江学者、省市特聘教授等2017年二月四日在耶鲁大学举行座谈会。座谈会从上午10点开始一直进行到下午1:30结束。参加会议的有来自纽约、波士顿、罗德岛,康州的40余位专家学者学生。康州华人教授协会的十几位会员参加了座谈会,与大家分享了在过去两年参加协会代表团访问甘肃活动的经历和建议。

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CAPA-CT’s first newsletter

Professor Jian-Zhong Lin and an English student, both from Eastern Connecticut State University, have been working on our organization’s first newsletter. The newsletter features articles on events, since the beginning of our organization, including:

  • The inaugural ceremony in 2014,
  • our first annual conference “China in the 21st Century,”
  • and a trip to Gansu in 2015

The newsletter can be accessed here Newsletter, Issue I

 

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CAPA-CT 2016 Conference Program

capa-ct-annual-conference

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第十一届“春晖杯”中国留学人员创新创业大赛

由教育部和科技部主办的第十一届“春晖杯”中国留学人员创新创业大赛正在报名阶段,报名时间截止7月31日,请广大留学人员报名参赛. 详情请见附件春晖杯大赛介绍

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Proceedings of The First Interdisciplinary Conference

Chinese American Professors’ Association in Connecticut (CAPA-CT) /康州华人教授协会 Conference Proceedings: The First Interdisciplinary Conference Theme: China in the 21st Century /《21 世纪中国振兴》跨学科研讨会, held at the Henry Lee Institute of Forensic Science of University of New Haven on March 7, 2015, can be accessed at Amazon Book Store http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/153001140X?keywords=capa-ct&qid=1456587128&ref_=sr_1_1&s=books&sr=1-1. It can also be accessed through a mobile device from the Kindle Store at http://www.amazon.com/dp/B01CLRGFK8.

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CAPA-CT Seeks Nominations for Officers and Board Members

Dear Members,

The 2016 Chinese American Professors Association in Connecticut (CAPA-CT) nominating committee, comprising Yang (Richard) Yang (Board member) and Meina Cai (Board member), announces a call for board member nominations.

Nominations are being solicited for CAPA-CT President, CAPA-CT Vice President, CAPA-CT Secretary, CAPA-CT Treasurer, and two Board members. To make a nomination, or to self-nominate, please send candidate’s name, discipline, and institutional affiliation to both Yang Yang (yry@cs.yale.edu) and Meina Cai (meina.cai@uconn.edu). Nominees must be CAPA-CT members.

January 15, 2016 is the deadline for receipt of nominations. For more details about CAPA-CT, please visit capa-ct.org. Should you have any questions, please feel free to contact us.

Warmest wishes and happy New Year!
Richard and Meina

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CAPA-CT is Officially a Publicly Supported Organization!

It is official; the IRS has approved CAPA-CT as a publicly supported organization under IRC 170(b)(1)(A)(vi) effective March 18, 2014. Contributions to the organization will be tax deductible. Thanks to all who helped in the organization and application process. CAPA-CT will be stronger with your support.

 

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SAPA-CT May 2015 Workshop: Pharmaceutical Trend and Biotechnology Progress

SAPA-CT is excited to announce our May Education Workshop to be held on May 30 at Yale University. This is the third in our series of continuing education workshops and the topics include single cell sequencing and Health Economics and Outcomes Research. This is also a well-anticipated opportunity for networking.

The workshop is free to everyone who is interested in learning more about biopharmaceuticals. We hope you can join us at the workshop. For those who can’t attend the meeting in person, we provide online participation through go-to-webinar. Further information can be found here.

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教育部人事司关于做好长江学者奖励计划通讯评审海外专家推荐工作的通知

教育部人事司为做好长江学者奖励计划发了通知, 这是通知全文. 愿意参加此项工作的请填写专家信息表, 5月29日前发送给于兴国 (moeyxg AT gmail DOT com).

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