Chinese Students at Berkeley College Begin Their American Journey in White Plains by Meeting the Mayor at City Hall

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THURSDAY, JULY 30, 2015
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CHINESE STUDENTS AT BERKELEY COLLEGE BEGIN THEIR AMERICAN JOURNEY IN WHITE PLAINS BY MEETING THE MAYOR AT CITY HALL

  
Chinese students at Berkeley College with Mayor of White Plains   Berkeley College Chinese Students in White Plains

Photo Caption (left):  White Plains Mayor Thomas Roach (third from left) and White Plains Safety Commissioner David Chong (far left) received gifts from Chenglin Zhang (second from left) and Chang Liu (right) who represent the student delegation from Guizhou Province in China. The Chinese college students began their 90-day business and management cultural American immersion program at Berkeley College in White Plains on July 23. The program includes special classes in English Business Communications, tours of American historical and cultural sites, and visits to several business and government institutions in White Plains. (right): The student delegation from Guizhou Province in China, enrolled in the Berkeley College summer American immersion program in White Plains, received lapel pins and embroidered police patches from White Plains Mayor Thomas Roach and White Plains Safety Commissioner David Chong during their visit to City Hall. In his remarks to the students Mayor Roach explained city government and the distinguished role of White Plains in American and New York State history. He also invited the guests to the City’s free evening concert and car show, which they attended.

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