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Middlebury College President Laurie L. Patton visits ICU

Update´╝ÜNovember 11 2016

On November 9 (Wed), Dr. Laurie L. Patton, President of Middlebury College, an ICU partner university in Vermont, US, visited ICU. A welcome lunch party was held together with students currently visiting ICU from Middlebury College, ICU students who have studied abroad at Middlebury College, participants of the service learning program held in the summer of 2016 in collaboration between the two institutions, ICU Visiting Professor Peter Schumer invited from Middlebury College to teach mathematics, and other related faculty and staff.

President Patton spoke emphatically "studying abroad undoubtedly offers the best option for education enhancement and individual student growth. I hope to further enhance creation, collaboration and cooperation between the two institutions to promote true academic exchange." Her visit provided an opportunity to confirm that, since the partnership agreement was signed between the two institutions in 2010, the partnership has evolved to encompass not only regular student exchange but new modes of educational exchange among students and faculty outside the box of conventional academic exchanges.

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Senior Associate Professor JUNG, Joo-Young J. and President Laurie L. Patton

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