The University of Illinois plans to open an office in China later this year.
Pradeep Khanna is associate chancellor for corporate international relations at the school. Khanna tells The News-Gazette (http://bit.ly/1ahCsrT) that the university plans to hire up to three employees for the new office in Shanghai.
A delegation of University of Illinois alumni is traveling to Beijing and Shanghai next week. The group of about 50 people will meet with alumni and visit companies and universities that have partnerships with UI.