Dr. T.J. Rosandich, the Academy’s Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, recently negotiated an agreement with the Shanghai Administration of Sports.  Under this agreement, the Academy’s International Diploma in Sports Coaching (IDSC) Program will be delivered to 100 students in Shanghai commencing in May 2014.

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Pictured on the left (front to back) are Dr. T.J. Rosandich and Marlin Lee, an Academy alumnus in Shanghai.  Pictured on the right (front to back) are Guo Jialui, International Affairs Department; Dr. Guo Bei, Vice President of the Shanghai Administration of Sports; Zhao Rongshan, Director of the Sports Education Department; and Pan Mingliang, Director of Personnel.

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The formal signing of this agreement was later staged by these officials, with future students of the program in attendance.  Presiding over the signing was Li Yuyi, the Director General of the Shanghai Administration of Sports (back row, third from left).