Making a World of Difference

New TV Series on Building U.S.-China Education Bridges

The Confucius Institute U.S. Center is pleased to announce the June 2 through July 1, 2018 nationwide broadcast schedule of its U.S.-China Global Education Television Series, in partnership with the World Affairs Council - Washington, D.C. The series features one-on-one conversations between ten distinguished American private and public-sector leaders and the presidents of U.S. universities and cultural organizations that host Confucius Institutes.

Distinguished U.S. corporate, public-sector and academic leaders discuss:

  • Chinese language development
  • Cross-cultural understanding
  • People-to-people exchanges
  • Global education

Where to Watch

The TV series is broadcast on the MHz Worldview Channel.

The programs are also released simultaneously on the Confucius Institute U.S. Center's YouTube Channel. 

Broadcast Schedule

June 2, 2018, 5 pm ET - The Honorable Charles "Chas" Freeman (Former U.S. Ambassador)

Interviewed By: President C.D. Mote, Jr. (National Academy of Engineering)

Watch this episode on our YouTube Channel

June 3, 2018, 5 pm ET - The Honorable Esther Brimmer (CEO of NAFSA: Association of International Educators)

Interviewed By: President W. Taylor Reveley (College of William & Mary)

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June 9, 2018, 5 pm ET - The Honorable Chuck Hagel (Former U.S. Secretary of Defense)

Interviewed By: Chancellor Ronnie Green (University of Nebraska-Lincoln)

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June 10, 2018, 5 pm ET - The Honorable Charles F. Bolden, Jr. (Former Administrator of NASA)

Interviewed By: President Harris Pastides (University of South Carolina)

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June 16, 2018, 5 pm ET - Mr. David Abney (CEO of UPS)

Interviewed By: President Mark Becker (Georgia State University)

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June 17, 2018, 5 pm ET - Mr. Bertrand-Marc Allen (President of Boeing International)

Interviewed By: President Ángel Cabrera (George Mason University)

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June 23, 2018, 5 pm ET - Mr. Joseph W. Polisi (President of The Juilliard School)

Interviewed By: President Anthony Monaco (Tufts University)

June 24, 2018, 5 pm ET - Dr. Victor Dzau (President of National Academy of Medicine)

Interviewed By: President Samuel Stanley (Stony Brook University)

June 30, 2018, 5 pm ET - The Honorable J. Stapleton Roy (Former U.S. Ambassador)

Interviewed By: President James B. Heimowitz (China Institute)

Sneak Peek

About the Confucius Institute U.S. Center

The Confucius Institute U.S. Center is a nonprofit organization that supports the teaching of Chinese Language and culture in the United States and fosters educational exchanges between China and the United States.