In this Nov. 18, 2012 photo released on June 7, 2013 by Chen Mei, a Chinese teacher instructs the first class of students the Chinese language in a classroom at the transitional campus for Soochow ... more 
In this Nov. 18, 2012 photo released on June 7, 2013 by Chen Mei, a Chinese teacher instructs the first class of students the Chinese language in a classroom at the transitional campus for Soochow University in Vientiane, Laos. It was China’s first university campus abroad. Education officials in China are promoting the notion of the country’s universities expanding overseas, tapping new education markets while extending the influence of the rising economic power. (AP Photo/Chen Mei) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Chen Mei
Tue, Jun 11, 2013 3:11 AM EDT