GLOCAL

Bringing IDEA to the World and the World to IDEA.  IDEA's GLocal program will establish connections with WWU global partners in Asian and North America to diversify the perspectives of all those involved in these collaborative relationships.

Our aim in 2017 is to explore the potential for long term relationships with partners in Hangzou China, Vancouver Canada, and in the NW regional network of university entrepreneurship and innovation centers.

China

SUMMER GLOBAL LEARNING OPPORTUNITY:  

BUSINESS IN CHINA:  ENTREPRENEURSHIP EDITION

Program Dates:  June 12- July 23, 2017

Travel Dates:  July 3- July 21, 2017

Co-sponsored by the College of Business and Economics, this program is designed to provide interested students an opportunity to gain appreciation of the fundamental business and economic principles of the Chinese market and to understand with a hands-on approach the entrepreneurship environment in China.  Students will attend China-focused cultural and business classes delivered in English by destination university professors.  Field trips to visit an entrepreneurship incubation hub, a few start-ups, as well as cultural trips to a metropolitan city (Shanghai) and a cultural heritage site (Wuzhen), are sure to entertain the most curious minds.

To apply

Intructors:

Art Sherwood

Email: Art.Sherwood@wwu.edu

Phone: (360)650-4146

Office: PH41

 

Sophie Kong

Email: Sophie.Kong@wwu.edu

Phone: (360)650-4237

Office: PH425

 

Program Budget Sheet