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Spend your summer in Shanghai – apply now

What are you doing this Summer? How about an all expenses paid internship in Shanghai with Fonterra, Tourism NZ or Westland Milk!

Apply for Global China Connection’s SHANGHAI SHOUT internship competition now!

Applications close Sunday 12 August, 2018.

For more information and to apply, check out the webpage>
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Learn basic Mandarin

Want to learn basic Mandarin? The Global China Connection is offering free Mandarin classes for all students. Come along and bring your friends. Classes are happening every Wednesday, 4.00pm – 5.00pm in Erskine 315. 
Chinese is the most widely spoken language in the world. Learning basic Mandarin is a great way to improve your cross-cultural skills and better appreciate Chinese culture, as well as looking great on applications such as the Peking University Summer program and MGMT228 (China study tour).

GCC Canterbury recruiting for Student Exec now

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Applications are now open for the 2017 Global China Connection Executive

• Want to get involved at uni?
• Want to have a good time working with an awesome team of people?
• Want to get amongst China-related opportunities?

Then join Global China Connection (GCC) Canterbury’s executive for 2017!

Send your CV and Cover letter to info@gcccanterbury.co.nz telling us why you would like to be on the GCC Exec and what role(s) you would like to be considered for. Selected candidates will be asked for an interview. 

  • Applications close Friday 9 September.

Available positions:

The Treasurer is responsible for managing GCC’s financial matters. They play a key role in securing and maintaining sponsorship ties, determining the budget and approving any purchases made throughout the year.

The Secretary is responsible for the administration tasks of the executive, one of which is taking meeting minutes. They are essentially the glue to the executive and the oil to the wheels of the machine.

The Shanghai Shout Manager has the responsibility of organising and implementing the Shanghai Shout Internship Challenge on campus and ensuring its ongoing success. This includes curating sponsors and host companies for the internships to be located in Shanghai.

The Marketing Manager is responsible for planning and executing marketing activities with organisation to ensure the club’s events and values are communicated to students. In doing this the aim is to communicate the value of China related opportunities to a student. They will work closely with the Marketing Associate, Graphic Design Manager and Social Media Manager.

The Marketing Associate is responsible for supporting the Marketing Manager in achieving marketing goals, such as marketing an event or engaging in a marketing campaign to lift the profile of GCC.

The Events Manager is responsible for the running of GCC Canterbury events, along with the events associate.

The Events Associate is responsible for helping the Events Manager in running events. The Events Associate is primarily in charge of running the Lingoswap sessions.

General Executive acts as a support for all positions on the executive. As well as completing any duties, there will be busier times in certain parts of the year where the General Executive role will be very important and needed to step in.

The Social Media manager is in charge of social media posts and works closely with the Marketing Team, and Graphic Design manager.

The Graphic Design Manager is in charge of designing all visual graphics for marketing club events, such as posters, email headers, Facebook content. They will work closely with the Marketing Team, and the Social Media Manager.