Koster Selected for China Faculty Exchange

Associate Professor of Mathematics and Computer Science Barrett Koster has been selected for the Summer 2015 Faculty Exchange to Dongbei University of Finance and Economics (DUFE) in Dalian, China.

Koster will spend four to six weeks this summer teaching English at DUFE, connecting with colleagues at Meredith’s partner university, and getting to know the local culture. He looks forward to getting to know the faculty there on a personal level, learning some Chinese, and traveling within China.

Please join the Office of International Programs in congratulating Barry on this nomination! For those of you across campus who have traveled to DUFE or China, please reach out ( and share your advice and stories as Barry prepares for the summer.

—Submitted by Brooke Shurer, Director of International Programs

Melyssa Allen

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