2011-12-01 Reception & Dinner in Honor of President Córdova
PURDUE CLUB HONG KONG
Reception and Dinner in Honor of
President France A. Córdova
on Thursday, 1 December 2011
President France A. Córdova will visit Hong Kong and Singapore before she passes the baton next summer. An internationally recognized astrophysicist, Dr. Córdova has promoted Purdue's "New Synergies Strategic Plan" since 2008 to "launch tomorrow's leaders, discover with delivery, and meet global challenges," which has helped place our alma mater among one of the top 25 public universities in the U.S. Before becoming Purdue's 11th president in July 2007, she was NASA's Chief Scientist, Vice-Chancellor at Santa Barbara, University of California, and Chancellor at Riverside, UC.
Nicky Lee ('00)