– Novel Coronavirus COVID-19 Pandemic –
For information regarding how to help with the outbreak in China, one of the many good resources is the U.S. – China Business Council, via their How to Help Fight Coronavirus webpage.
– What’s New –
Baltimore’s Asian Pacific American Heritage Month (APAHM) Celebration
|Saturday, May 15th, 2021 (projected)||Pursuant to public health guidelines during the COVID-19 outbreak, the in-person 2020 celebration in partnership with Enoch Pratt Free Library is cancelled as of March 27th, 2020.
The 2021 celebration will be held at Enoch Pratt Free Library’s Central Library, with a projected event date of Saturday, May 15th.
Check back for more details.
Baltimore Sister Cities Joins the Enoch Pratt Free Library Imagination Celebration
|October 24th, 2020||Postponed from March 28th, 2020 due to the coronavirus COVID-19 outbreak. Further details to come.
Port Discovery’s Year of the Rat Lunar New Year Celebration Event
|January 25th & 26th, 2020||BXSCC members volunteered at Port Discovery Children’s Museum on Saturday, January 25th and Sunday the 26th to celebrate the Lunar New Year with personalized bookmarks, handicrafts, coloring pages, lessons on how to use chopsticks, and a photo booth.|
13th Annual National Committee on U.S.-China Relations CHINA Town Hall: Local Connections, National Reflections
|Monday, November 18, 2019 at 5:30PM
Baltimore City Hall
National Panelists (via webcast):
Mr. Steve Orlins
President of NCUSCR
Dr. Melanie Hart
Senior Fellow and Director for China Policy at the Center for American Progress
Dr. Yasheng Huang
International Management Professor at the MIT Sloan School of Management
Dr. Ely Ratner
Executive Vice President and Director of Studies at the Center for a New American Security
National Moderator (via webcast):
ABC News Chief Anchor
Local Moderator (in person):
Mr. Nat Ahrens
Executive Director and Founder of American Mandarin Society
China’s rapid development and Sino-American relations have a direct impact on the lives of nearly everyone in the United States. CHINA Town Hall is a national conversation about China that provides Americans across the United States and beyond the opportunity to discuss issues in the relationship with leading experts.
The 2019 CHINA Town Hall, hosted by the National Committee on U.S. China Relations (NCUSCR), included a nationwide webcast featuring four national panelists: Mr. Steve Orlins, Dr. Melanie Hart, Dr. Yasheng Huang, and Dr. Ely Ratner. The Baltimore program, which was hosted at Baltimore City Hall by the BXSCC and the Office of the Mayor, followed the national program with a local discussion moderated by Mr. Nat Ahrens in person. For more information regarding our national and local speakers, please follow the hyperlinks above.
Check-in & refreshments in Baltimore began at 5:30pm and the nationwide program began at 6:00pm. The local address was from 7:30 to 8:30pm EDT. For further details regarding the Baltimore program, please view the Eventbrite page.
BXSCC Announces 2020-2021 Leadership Team
|November 14th, 2019||
The BXSCC is pleased to welcome our leadership team for the 2020-2021 term! Continuing officers on our Executive Committee include Xin (Cindy) Wang as Chair, Danny Evans as Vice Chair, and Arella Liu as Treasurer. Hosea Chew has been newly elected Member-at-Large. For the latest information on our Sub-Committees and Functional Teams, please visit our Leadership page.