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AMCHAM MEMBER PRIORITY 会员优先
9am-9:45am, July 16th, 2020 (GMT+8, BJ)
2020年7月16日 9:00 上午（北京时间）
Platform 会议平台: ZOOM
Hot Issues Covering:
*Interpretation over following VISA arrangements.
*Interpretation over when and how to enter the US?
*The impacts of grad & PHD applications with deferring semesters or online courses.
*The credit system of online courses. Are these courses considered the same as on-site courses? Are they transferable?
The covid-19 has changed students' life in different aspects. Ceased China-US flight, canceled US VISA interviews, online courses, while reassuring people from the fear of disease, these measures have troubled international students from different countries. When could the VISA interviews be normalized? When could the China-US flight be recovered? When some schools gave automatic pass/no grade last Spring, how would professor see future applications that have affected by this year?
AmCham South China is honored to have Associate Director Prof. Justin Wyatt from School of Communication, Associate Director Prof. Norbert Mundorf from School of Communication, Dean Prof. Jeannette E. Riley from College of Arts and Sciences, Mr. R. Bowen Gillie Coordinator of International Admission office, share their views on the expectation of next semesters, the future of education and the most concerned questions bear in our minds.
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The State's flagship institution of higher education, offers a small, beautiful, student-centered learning environment with the resources, research capabilities, and opportunities of a much larger public institution. URI offers over 80 majors, 100 minors, and dozens of cross-disciplinary combinations allowing students to create unique credentials, build work-ready resumes, and prepare to succeed in the ever-changing challenges of the 21st century. The URI community includes 14,600 undergraduates and 2,000 graduate students. The most recent incoming class included students from 70 nations.
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