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Southeastern professor honored by university in China

Dr. Jon Reid was recently honored by Renmin University of China.

Dr. Jon Reid was recently honored by Renmin University of China.

DURANT, Okla. – Dr. Jon Reid was recently recognized as an “RUC International Summer School Honorable Teacher’’ by Renmin University of China.

Reid, a professor and clinical mental health counseling program coordinator at Southeastern Oklahoma State University, was honored for his continuous support and significant contributions to RUC International Summer School.

Renmin University (The People’s University) is located in Beijing.  Reid has taught at the university the past four summers, and is currently teaching Psychology of Human Sexuality and Psychology of Grief and Loss. This year’s summer school class has about 3,900 students, mostly from China, with about 10 percent from European countries. Reid’s classes have 40 students.

Reid, a professor of psychology and counseling, joined the Southeastern faculty in 1993.