The CAPA-CT 2016 Annual Conference: Sustainable Development and Education
The Chinese-American Professors Association in Connecticut (CAPA-CT) had successfully held its 2nd annual conference on the University of Connecticut Storrs campus on Saturday, October 22, 2016. The theme was sustainable development and education. Participants were come from diverse academic disciplines with various cultural, linguistic, and national backgrounds. The conference information can be seen via the Conference Program, the campus and site map, and driving directions.
The CAPA-CT 2015 Annual Conference: China in the 21st Century
The Chinese-American Professors Association in Connecticut (CAPA-CT) held its inaugural ceremony at the Yale West Campus Conference Center on Saturday, March 22, 2014. About 200 Chinese-American Professors from colleges and universities across the nutmeg state joined in the celebration. As President of the association, Dr. Xiusheng (Harrison) Yang of the University of Connecticut launched the ceremony with an introduction to the association’s conception, structure, and future plans. Among the guests of honor who came to extend their good wishes and support were Vice President Linda Lorimer of Yale, Vice Provost Jeffery Ogbar of UConn, Ambassador Guoxiang Sun from the Chinese Consulate General in New York, Dr. Henry Lee of the University of New Haven, State Representative Lonnie Reed of the one hundred second Assembly District, and Dr. Qing Yang of the University of Rohde Island. Before the celebration dinner, Yale and UConn students performed Chinese music and arts. News media from Connecticut, New York, and China were on site to report the landmark event.