Qiong Yang (杨琼) is a visiting professor from the School of Foreign Languages at Southwest Jiaotong University in Chengdu, China. With an MA in Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) from Salford University in UK, she has been teaching a variety of courses, including Intensive Reading, Extensive Reading, and English Public Speaking, for 15 years. In addition, she is the coach of the silver medal winner in 2008 “CCTV Cup” English Speaking Contest.
Dedicated to promoting Chinese culture internationally, Qiong gives lectures on Chinese culture, teaches Taiji courses, and organizes cultural activities at WMCI. She wishes to educate everyone interested in China and Chinese culture at W&M and throughout the greater community of Williamsburg.