Tag: China

Confucius Institute to open at UNC Charlotte

| February 28, 2017 | 0 Comments
Confucius Institute to open at UNC Charlotte

UNC Charlotte will be opening a Confucius Institute in summer 2017 within the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences in the Department of Languages and Culture Studies. The purpose of a Confucius Institute is to provide Chinese cultural and educational programming. “This is a big deal. It’s going to be a highly visible entity in […]

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Panda Express alternatives for Chinese lovers

| January 30, 2013 | 0 Comments
Panda Express alternatives for Chinese lovers

Recently, the beloved insta-Chinese restaurant Panda Express closed. Chinese food is one of the easiest comfort foods to access if you’re away from home. It’s also great if you’re lacking inspiration in the kitchen. Order some chinese! Most places give you plenty of food, so you can stretch your meals out for days. That can […]

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UNC Charlotte students and Shenzhen native speaks on Foxconn controversy

| March 13, 2012 | 1 Comment
UNC Charlotte students and Shenzhen native speaks on Foxconn controversy

For the past fiscal quarter Apple Inc. announced record-breaking sales of over 37 million iPhones, 15 million iPads and 5 million Mac computers. With record highs in productivity, consumers continue questioning where their Apple products are coming from and how the people who make them are treated. Foxconn Technology Group, Apple’s main Chinese supplier, employs […]

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