China Trip

October 9, 2013 | Staff Writer

Leggett’s Mission to China Advances County Business Aims

Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett returned recently from a 10-day, 4-city trip to China aimed at advancing Chinese jobs and investment in the County and opening doors for County businesses there, as well as establishing a “Sister City” relationship with the city of Xi’an, with eight million residents and home to the famous Terra Cotta […]

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September 20, 2013 | Staff Writer

Leggett Leads Business Delegation To China (Photos & Video)

Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett is leading a delegation of business leaders and county officials in China looking to attract business, particularly high tech and bio-tech projects in Montgomery County. Take a look. Photos | Montgomery County Office of Public Information      

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September 20, 2013 | Sonya Burke

County Report This Week (Video)

The latest episode of County Report This Week, hosted by Lorna Virgili, includes updates about the Silver Spring Transit Center, the county’s delegation trip to China, the Hispanic Gala and much more. You can watch it here:

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September 17, 2013 | Sonya Burke

Dr. DeRionne Pollard, President of Montgomery College, delivers State of the College address April 11, 2012

Pollard Tweets From China

The President of Montgomery College, Dr. DeRionne Pollard, is in China this week as part of an 86-person delegation from Montgomery County. Dr. Pollard is tweeting about her trip on her Twitter account. Take a look: County Exec Leggett welcoming us to the Montgomery County Shanghai Reception (at another Marriott, too)! — Dr. DeRionne […]

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September 17, 2013 | Sonya Burke

Dr. Joshua Starr

Starr Tweets From China (Photos & Video)

Dr. Joshua Starr, superintendent of Montgomery County Public Schools, is one of the members of an 86 person delegation from Montgomery County visiting China from Sept. 15-25. Starr is tweeting about his visit to schools in China via his Twitter account. You can read some of his tweets, some of which include photos and video, […]

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