Pre-Departure Orientation Schedule

Monday, 22 August

Arrival: sometime 22 August 2016

Lodging: Davidson Village Inn (117 Depot Street)

A reservation has been made for you at the Davidson Village Inn. No activities other than arrival are scheduled for Monday. If there is a group that wants to meet for dinner (and have the program pay for it), please let Fuji know ( and I will take you out somewhere as a group!

Tuesday, 23 August

All orientation activities will take place in the Carolina Inn, 1st floor.


Meet at the Carolina Inn

9:30 am

Everyday Practicalities: Fuji Lozada

10:30 am

Political Issues in China: Shelley Rigger

11:30 am


1:30 pm

Environmental Issues: Graham Bullock

2:30 pm

Religion in Contemporary China: Rachel Pang

3:30 pm

Last Briefing from the Dean Rusk Office: Naomi Otterness, Evan Owen

4:30 pm


7:00 pm

Dinner (location TBD; Brickhouse?)

Wednesday, 24 August

8:15 am

Meet in lobby for departure

8:30 am

Departure for Airport


Delta 1629 to DTW (Detroit), arrive 2:39pm


Delta 583 to PVG (Shanghai Pudong), arrive 6:55pm 25 Aug