International/Foreign Affairs

Tuesday, September 9, 2014
UTC and Junior Achievement Provide International Opportunities for High School Students

WALLINGFORD, CT -- The first-in-the-nation Junior Achievement (JA) international exchange program – JA Global Connection – sponsored by United Technologies, wrapped up a year-long venture in August. Twenty high school students from Wallingford, Conn., accompanied by program organizers, traveled to Shanghai Fudan University to spend 10 days with their Shanghai counterparts participating in workshops focused on topics including business leadership, ethics and entrepreneurship.