Training subsidy was received from the State Education Commission of China, for 10 CSCL staff and Chinese Teacher Preparation program students to participate in the one-week pedagogy training event “2010 Advanced Study and Training Program on Pedagogy and Chinese Teaching Materials” in Beijing, China.

China News Special Report About WPUNJs Participation in Beijing

CSCL received supporting fund from Fukien American Association, New Jersey


Dr. Lan Jiang represented CSCL in the 16th ACPSS International Conference: Engaging China: Sino-American Relations, Sustainable Development and Beyond in Harvard University and presented her papers entitled:
1) Florence Wheelock Ayscough and Her Interpretations Of Chinese Classical Poetry.
2) Blooming as Peonies: Contemporary Chinese-American Woman Writers Culture Transplant & New Identity Search

World Journal News Report: New Jersey Chinese Professors lectured in Harvard

Chinese Writers Association International Special Report: Dr. Lan Jiangs Recent Lectures in Harvard

CSCL hosted the professional development panel discussion: Critical Issues in the Critical Language Classroom in Atrium for CSCL faculty members.

Certified Chinese Teachers from WPUNJ discussion group was created through Linkedin, for both graduated and currently enrolled students in the Chinese Teacher program.


CSCL joined the Sister University Agreement Signing Ceremony for William Paterson University and Chinas Zhejiang University of Technology. Zhejiang University of Technology Students Overseas Training Center at William Paterson has also been established.

William Paterson University News Release

Zhejian University of Technology News Release

News Release from the Consulate General of the People’s Republic of China in New York

World Journal News Release

SinoAmerican Times


Supporting fund was received from New Jersey Chinese Cultural Studies Foundation.

The 8th New York International Conference on Teaching Chinese was held in Pace University. Dr. Lan Jiang presented her paper entitled Fostering Teaching Abilities Based on Real-life Requirements: Chinese Teacher Preparation Program in WPUNJ

Pace University News Release

Chinese Languages Teachers Association in Greater New York Annual Conference


China Press USA had a special report on CSCL and the Chinese Teacher Preparation program. This report soon had been linked to more than 20 different websites.

Dr. Jianguo Ji, professor of the City University of New York BMCC, as the guest speaker for CSCL faculty professional development seminar: L2 Students Transcultural Cognitive Needs and L2 Teachers Coping Strategies.


CSCL joined the Grand opening ceremony for the Center for Chinese Art and Chinese painting and printmaking workshop at Power Arts Center.