President O Shea learns some Mandarin
- 01 Feb 2017
As the new President of UCC, Patrick O'Shea, begins his presidency, he avails of UCC's expert Chinese tutoring to ring in the Chinese New Year.
As he begins his presidency, President O Shea, availed of expert tutoring from UCC Chinese language teachers to wish UCC Chinese students, partners and friends Chinese friends the very best for the Year of the Rooster.
Emma Connolly, Strategy Officer for China, acknowledged the importance of this video: “It is wonderful to know that our incoming President will committed to continue the support President Murphy gave to strengthening international relationships”.
There are currently over 400 Chinese students on campus and an increasing number of UCC students avail of opportunities to study in China every year. Awareness of study options in Ireland is rising, thanks to Ireland having been “Country of Honour” at education events across China throughout 2016.