When in Nanjing, China, REU participants will go on several planned cultural tours of the City of Nanjing, and will have plenty of opportunities to explore the city and its cultural offferings with a buddy. Additionally there may be a trip to Xi'an, and our final week will be spent in Beijing, where we will visit such world-renowned sites as the Forbidden City, Tiananmen Square, and the Great Wall of China.
The USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture (grant No. 2009-51160-05462 and No. 2013-38821-21250)