Beijing FSP, Summer 2001 Calendar


Mon, June 11 and Tue, June 12

Students arrive in Beijing

Wed, June 13

8:30 AM Classes at BNU begin

2:30 PM-5:30 PM Trip to Temple of Heaven

Sat, June 16

9:30 AM-4:00 PM Trip to Tiananmen Square, Mao Mausoleum, and Forbidden City

Wed, June 20

6:15 PM Chinese Acrobatics Show

Sat, June 23

8:30 AM-6:00 PM Trip to Great Wall at Simatai

Wed, June 27

6:00 PM Chinese Opera Performance

Sat, June 30

July 4th Celebration at US Embassy

Sat, July 7-Mon, July 9

Trip to Pingyao, Shanxi Province, classes moved to 1 PM Monday

Fri, July 13

2:00 PM-5:00 PM Visit to SOE in Beijing

Sat, July 14

10:30 AM-4:30 PM Trip to Summer Palace

Sat, July 28

9:30 AM-4:30 PM Trip to Fragrant Mountains

Thu, Aug 2

2:00 PM-5:00 PM Trip to Beijing Joint Venture

Sat, Aug 4-Mon, Aug 6

Trip to Taishan; classes moved to 1 PM Monday

Thu, Aug 16

Last Day of Classes at BNU

8:00 AM-11:25 AM Student Performances

11:30 AM-1:30 PM Lunch with teachers

6:00 PM Goodbye dinner with faculty and staff

Fri, Aug 17-Tue, Aug 28

Silk Road Trip

Wed, Aug 29

Students return to US or continue to travel/stay elsewhere in China/Asia