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 September 1 through September 30, 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 available on the Confucius Institute U.S. Center's YouTube Channel. 

Broadcast Schedule

September 1, 2018, 10 am ET - The Honorable Charles "Chas" Freeman (Former U.S. Ambassador)

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

September 2, 2018, 10 am ET - The Honorable Esther Brimmer (CEO of NAFSA: Association of International Educators)

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

September 8, 2018, 10 am ET - The Honorable Chuck Hagel (Former U.S. Secretary of Defense)

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

September 9, 2018, 10 am ET - The Honorable Charles F. Bolden, Jr. (Former Administrator of NASA)

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

September 15, 2018, 10am ET - Mr. David Abney (CEO of UPS)

Interviewed By: President Mark Becker (Georgia State University)

September 16, 2018, 10 am ET - Mr. Bertrand-Marc Allen (President of Boeing International)

Interviewed By: President Ángel Cabrera (George Mason University)

September 22, 2018, 10 am ET - Mr. Joseph W. Polisi (President of The Juilliard School)

Interviewed By: President Anthony Monaco (Tufts University)

September 23, 2018, 10 am ET - Dr. Victor Dzau (President of National Academy of Medicine)

Interviewed By: President Samuel Stanley (Stony Brook University)

September 29, 2018, 10 am ET - The Honorable J. Stapleton Roy (Former U.S. Ambassador)

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

September 30, 2018, 10 am ET - The Honorable John Chiang (California State Treasurer)

Interviewed By: President Leslie E. Wong (San Francisco State University)

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.