Students and faculty from Lee University, Cleveland, Tennessee, USA, paid Payap a visit on Wednesday, 20 May, 2015. Their group was led by long time Thailand resident and expert, Dr. Jo Ann Higginbotham, Professor of Education and Trip Director, and Dr. Pamela Browning, Professor of Education and Chair of the department (Early Childhood, Elementary, and Special Education). The students were mostly studying in the education discipline and were visiting Thailand for the first time. Upon meeting the President, the students and faculty did a short campus tour. They then attended lectures by Mr. Mark Hefner (ASEAN/AEC) and Aj. Wutthichula Khunpatwattana on Sufficiency Economy. The Lee University students and faculty were then treated to a buffet lunch at the PIH.