Dr. Mimi Recker Spoke to and Visited with Students and Faculty at SouthWest University in Chongqing, China

In late March, 2018, Dr. Mimi Recker spent several days with a former Visiting Scholar, Dr. Liang Yu, at his university, SouthWest University in Chongqing, China.

Dr. Mimi Recker with Dr. Liang Yu and others at SothWest University

During her visit, she spoke on topics including maker education, academic writing, and learning analytics to faculty and students in the Department of Educational Technology.

Dr. Mimi Recker speaking to a large audience at SouthWest University

Dr. Liang Yu, his colleagues, and students were outstanding hosts and treated Mimi and her family well. Highlights of her trip included a visit to a high school with a state-of-the-art maker space, nearby cultural and historical sights (Buddhist rock carvings over 1,000 years old), as well as many fabulous and spicy meals.

Dr. Mimi Recker at dinner with Dr. Liang Yu and other guests


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