Thursday, April 22, 2010

China calling Douglas College business students

By Jeremy Franchuk, Communications & Marketing Office

Are you a Business or Hotel & Restaurant Management student with the travel bug? This summer’s Business Challenge for Youth (BCY) program could be your ticket to a world of travel and valuable business experience.


This July, participants in the 2010 BCY program are heading to China where they will have the opportunity to visit various manufacturing companies in the Pearl River Delta, the world’s largest manufacturing base, and meet with senior executives to learn about will learn about business strategy, the global economy, international trade and much more.

There are two excusions to choose from: an 17-day trip (departing July 10) that will take students to to Beijing, Hong Kong and Guangzhou, and an 11-day trip (departing July 16) to Hong Kong and Guangzhou only.

Selection is on a first-come, first-serve basis and space is limited - so register today! Registration ends Tuesday, April 27.

For more information and to register, visit the Business Challenge for Youth website or contact Betty Mitchell in the Centre for International Education at mitchelle@douglas.bc.ca.