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Mayor Matthews Meets Students

All the way from China, students today at Marietta College had the chance to learn from the Mayor.

Marietta Mayor Joe Matthews spoke with a class of Chinese students this afternoon all the way from Beijing.

The students are here for two weeks studying branches of foreign policy, international relations and conflict resolution on some of the issues between the US and China.

The mayor spoke today about Marietta's history, current events and what his jobs are as the mayor of the city.

The students enjoyed learning about industry, jobs in the area and where Marietta is headed in the future.

The students say they have explored all around Marietta and they really like it here.


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