Faculties of Business and Science host visitors from China

It was a busy week for Saint Mary’s with visits from academic partners from China.

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The Sobey School of Business received two important guests from the International Business Faculty of Beijing Normal University Zhuhai, China.

At a reception, Dr Summerby-Murray delivered official remarks to Prof. Xin Zhong, Dean of the Faculty, and Ms Hongdan Li, Director of BNUZ-SMU Joint Bcomm Programme, while many faculty and staff from the University community joined Dr Harjeet Bhabra, Dean, Sobey School of Business, in giving a warm welcome to Dean Zhong and Ms Li.

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Also this week,biology researcher Dr. Genlou Sun (second from left) met with colleagues from Anhui Academy of Agricultural Science, Hefei City, Anhui Province, China.

The Chinese scientists working on wheat genetics, breeding and physiology, and are exploring the possibility of a collaboration with Dr. Sun on these topics. They are pictured here with Dr. Lori Francis, acting Dean of Science.