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Pat Yang, Founder of the Zigen Fund, on Rural Education in China

2016-02-22 16:30 2016-02-22 18:30 15 Penn GSE Event: Pat Yang, Founder of the Zigen Fund, on Rural Education in China DD/MM/YYYY
Monday, February 22, 2016 - 4:30pm - 6:30pm

Graduate School of Education, 3700 Walnut St., Room 120

Pat Yang, founder and chair of The Zigen Fund, will share her experience as head of a network of international non-profit organizations supporting education and village development projects in rural China for close to 30 years. She will also review the current and future challenges to rural education and development in China.  The Zigen Fund is a grassroots non-profit organization, which for the past 28 years has focused on rural education and development in poverty-stricken rural areas of China.