Dr. Bin Yang, Vice President and Provost of China’s top-ranking  Tsinghua University, visited the UWest campus on Thursday, May 12, 2016.  Dr. Bin Yang was accompanied by Dr. Jinliang Li, Dean of the  International Office, Dr. Bing Li, Deputy Secretary General, and two other delegates from Tsinghua.  The delegates met with Dr. Peter M. Rojcewicz, CAO,  Dean Vanessa Karam, Dean of Enrollment Dr. Maria Ayon, Lezli Fang, Jennifer Li, and Grace Hsiao to discuss opportunities for collaboration between Tsinghua University and University of the West. Of particular interest are dual degree programs as well as special programs in mindfulness for business executives. The 45-minute meeting was followed by a campus tour. The delegation was impressed by UWest’s whole-person focus as well as our beautiful campus landscaping and scenic location.