Longstanding UCLan overseas partner celebrates 50th anniversary.
On 7 November 2015, Guangdong University of Foreign Studies celebrated its 50th anniversary. Celebratory events were organised on the Guangzhou campus which were attended by Janice Horrocks, Deputy Chair of University Board, Prof Robin Pollard, Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Tim Steele, Director of International Partnerships and Dharma Kovvuri, College Director of Business Development, BLASS. UCLan and GDUFS first had discussions on potential collaboration in 1986, and has since celebrated over 20 years of partnership with programmes in BA (Hons) International Business Communication, BA (Hons) International Business and BA (Hons) International Journalism.
On the occasion of the 50th anniversary, UCLan presented President Zhong Weihe with a signed PNE shirt, appropriately numbered.
Photo shows Janice Horrocks, Deputy Chair of University Board, President Zhong Weihe, GDUFS and Prof Robin Pollard, Deputy Vice-Chancellor.