Visitor Explores Cooperation Between Penn College, Chinese Institution

Published 04.09.2009


Xuri Zhang, right, with Kirk M. Cantor, profesor of plastics technology, left, and Tom F. Gregory With Marc E. Bridgens Getting a tour from Richard C. Taylor, associate professor of plumbing and heating The consultant on Intercollegiate Cooperation With U.S.A. for Zhejiang College of Construction in Hangzhou, China, visited campus Wednesday and Thursday to discuss opportunities for student exchange in the construction technologies. Xuri Zhang, also a professor at Westmoreland County Community College, toured plastics and construction laboratories and met with Penn College President Davie Jane Gilmour; Tom F. Gregory, interim associate vice president for instruction; Marc E. Bridgens, interim dean of construction and design technologies; Shanin L. Dougherty, international programs specialist; and a number of faculty members.