Sec. Kerry to witness historic award launch of scholarships for HBCU students
Complementing a delegation of presidents and senior administrators from eight American Historically Black Colleges & Universities departing today for Beijing, U.S. Sec. of State John Kerry makes his sixth trip to Asia since becoming America’s top diplomat, as he and China’s Vice Premier Madam Liu Yandong, China’s highest-ranking government official overseeing education, co-host the 5th U.S.-China Consultation on People to People Exchange (CPE) meeting in Beijing, July 9-11, 2014. The CPE is designed to enhance and strengthen ties between the citizens of the United States and the People’s Republic of China in the areas of culture, education, science and technology, sports, and women’s issues.