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Ruth Mulan Chu Chao Foundation Joins Forces with Carnegie-Tsinghua

The Carnegie-Tsinghua Young Ambassadors Program The Ruth Mulan Chu Chao Foundation Partners with the Carnegie-Tsinghua Center Ruth Mulan Chu Chao’s passion for building and strengthening the cultural ties between her homeland—China—and her new country—the USA—is well documented. Her children have often spoken of the courage she displayed in coming to a foreign land, as well [...]

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VIPs Come Together at HBS to Dedicate the Ruth Mulan Chu Chao Center

The legacy of Ruth Mulan Chu Chao to live on for generations On June 6, 2016, the Harvard Business School (HBS) campus came alive as a large delegation of leaders in academia, government, and the business community joined members of the Chao family to inaugurate the Ruth Mulan Chu Chao Center—an edifice to stand in [...]

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Ruth Mulan Chu Chao Center: HBS’s 1st Female-Named Building, 54 Years After the School’s 1st Female Student

In 2012, Chao family foundations made a generous gift to Harvard Business School (HBS). The funds were primarily to be used to cover construction costs for a new 90,000 square foot executive center on the HBS campus. The gift was made 50 years after the first female student was admitted to study at HBS. Next [...]

By |May 24th, 2016|Angela Chao, Chao Family, Contributions, Ruth Mulan Chu Chao Cen|Comments Off on Ruth Mulan Chu Chao Center: HBS’s 1st Female-Named Building, 54 Years After the School’s 1st Female Student

Chao Family Foundations and Foremost Group Leader Angela Chao Recognized as Inspirational

The Enduring Legacy of Mrs. Ruth Mulan Chu Chao to be honored by the International Leadership Foundation The lifelong accomplishments of Dr. James S.C. Chao and his wife, the late Mrs. Ruth Mulan Chu Chao, will be memorialized by the International Leadership Foundation’s (ILF's) selection of their daughter, Deputy Chairman of Foremost Group, Angela Chao, [...]

By |July 27th, 2015|Angela Chao, Ruth Mulan Chu Chao Cen|Comments Off on Chao Family Foundations and Foremost Group Leader Angela Chao Recognized as Inspirational

Ambassador Cui Tiankai in Attendance at Ruth Mulan Chu Chao Center Ground-Breaking

Ambassador Cui Tiankai in Attendance at Ruth Mulan Chu Chao Center Ground-Breaking In an article posted on the events portion of the Chinese Embassy’s website, it was announced that Ambassador Cui Tiankai attended the ground-breaking ceremony for the new Ruth Mulan Chu Chao Center. The event took place at Harvard Business School, the location of [...]

Groundbreaking of Harvard’s first Building named for a Chinese American, the Ruth Mulan Chu Chao Cen

China News Agency, Boston, April 24 (Reporter Li Yang) -- Harvard Business School hosts the Groundbreaking Ceremony at its Boston campus for their new Executive Education Center – The Ruth Mulan Chu Chao Center The Ruth Mulan Chu Chao Center is Harvard's first-ever female named building and also the first building named for a Chinese [...]

Dr. Chao’s Tribute to His Beloved Wife, Mrs. Ruth Mulan Chu Chao

Ruth Mulan Chu Chao and Dr. James Chao's Wedding Read Dr. Chao’s Tribute to His Beloved Wife, Mrs. Ruth Mulan Chu Chao on ChinaNews.com. Read Full Article

Harvard University and Harvard Business School Receive $40 Million Donation

Nitin Nohria, Professor, Dean of the Faculty, Harvard Business School, Angela Chao, Deputy Chairman, Foremost Group, May Chao, Elaine L. Chao, U.S. Secretary of Labor 2001-2009, Dr. James Si-Cheng Chao, Chairman, Foremost Group, Christine Chao, Grace Chao, and Drew Faust, President of Harvard University; Lincoln Professor of HistoryPhoto: Susan Young From Dr. James [...]

Ordinary Yet Extraordinary – Ruth Mulan Chu Chao’s Story

With my first breath, I began my life and she became a mother. I am blessed to be her first-born. Over the years, she became the mother of five more daughters. Named Xiaolan, which means “little (Mu) Lan,” in honor of my mother, I am an extension of her, forever linked to her through shared [...]

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The Mulan Shipping Simulation Memorial Center

Mulan Shipping Simulation Memorial Center was established on June 16, 2007, by the donation of Chinese-American Mr. Zhao Xicheng, the chairman of Foremost Group and father of U.S. Labor Secretary Elaine Chao.