August 31, 2012
MIDLAND, MI – Northwood University recently hosted 28 students and four advisors visiting from China. During their two-week visit, the students spent two hours each morning in the classroom enhancing their understanding of the English language. Afterward the students and advisors were taken on field trips around the area and Northwood activities. The excursions included visits to Frankenmuth, Birch Run Outlet Mall, the Midland County Fair, Dow Gardens, Chippewa Nature Center and Dow Diamond for a Great Lakes Loons game.
ABOUT NORTHWOOD UNIVERSITY
Northwood University is committed to the most personal attention to prepare students for success in their careers and in their communities; it promotes critical thinking skills, personal effectiveness, and the importance of ethics, individual freedom and responsibility.
Private, nonprofit, and accredited, Northwood University specializes in managerial and entrepreneurial education at three full-service, residential campuses located in southern Florida, mid-Michigan and northern Texas. Adult Degree Programs are available in eight states with many course delivery options including an online option. The DeVos Graduate School offers day, evening and weekend programming in Michigan, Texas, Florida and Switzerland. The Alden B. Dow Center for Creativity and Enterprise in Midland, Michigan, specializes in creative thinking and innovation development. International education is offered through study abroad and in Program Centers in Switzerland, China, Malaysia and Sri Lanka.