Celebrating the USCET-GW Affiliation: President LeBlanc Hosts First In-Person Dinner since Pandemic

On June 30th, George Washington University (GW) President Thomas LeBlanc and Anne LeBlanc hosted a dinner to celebrate USCET’s new affiliation with the university at his residence, the historic F Street House in Foggy Bottom. The gathering was joyous, as this commemorative event marked the first in-person function for most of those in attendance. GW…

US-China Education Trust Moves to George Washington University

For Immediate ReleaseApril 5th, 2021 [Washington, D.C.] The new affiliation—a hosting agreement—between George Washington University (GW) and The US-China Education Trust (USCET), the 20+ year-old non-profit dedicated to educational exchange between the two countries, comes at a moment when relations between the two nations are troubled.  The affiliation will hopefully strengthen education and cultural exchange between…

USCET and CEAIE Co-Host “Rebuilding US-China Education & Exchange” Online Dialogue Reaching 250+

On March 24th, the US-China Education Trust in partnership with the China Education Association for International Exchange (CEAIE) co-hosted a webinar on Rebuilding US-China Education & Exchange. Over 250 attendees tuned in for this lively dialogue from universities across China and the US, along with officials from the US Department of State, our embassies in…

USCET Congratulates Kurt Campbell on his new role in the Biden-Harris Administration

Washington, D.C. – On January 25, 2021, Kurt Campbell, former Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs and former USCET Advisory Council member, assumed the position of Deputy Assistant to the President and White House Coordinator for Indo-Pacific Affairs on the National Security Council.  The US-China Education Trust congratulates Kurt Campbell on…

Event Recap: Looking Ahead to US-China Relations Under the Biden Administration

The fifth and final webinar of the Live From Washington series, organized in partnership with AmCham China in Beijing, focused on the future of US-China relations under the newly-inaugurated Biden Administration. Over 130 participants tuned in to this riveting discussion and actively engaged in the Q&A portion of the program, offering unique insight into the…

USCET-CPIFA Dialogue “Future of US-China Relations from Differing Perspectives”

On December 15th, the US-China Education Trust and Chinese People’s Institute of Foreign Affairs (CPIFA) jointly held an online dialogue titled “The Future of US-China Relations from Differing Perspectives.” Wang Chao, President of CPIFA and former Chinese Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs, made opening remarks followed by Ambassador Julia Chang Bloch, Founding President of USCET.…

Event Recap – Changing Global Order and Regional Governance

On December 9th, USCET and the Institute for Global Cooperation and Understanding (iGCU) at Peking University hosted the first webinar from its Trilateral Perspectives on Indo-Pacific Strategic Cooperation: the United States, China, and India series, focusing on Changing Global Order and Regional Governance. Amidst this climate characterized by rising regional tension and uncertainty between the…

Event Recap: America’s New Normal? Populist Nationalism and Polarization in the United States

In the fourth Live from Washington event aimed especially at interested viewers in China, USCET partnered with its good friends at AmCham – the American Chamber of Commerce in China – for a ninety-minute program on populist  nationalism and polarization in the 2020 Election. Over 75 participants representing academia, business, and government tuned in for a…