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Inside Emory’s crackdown on China-influenced research

On the morning of Tuesday, May 16, a postdoctoral researcher at Emory University in Atlanta arrived at his biomedical…

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Chinese students also victims of unethical admissions practices

The recent U.S. college admissions scandal was a big deal, but in China, cheating to get into…

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Chinese employers might not favor U.S. university graduates

Inside Higher Ed reports that companies in…

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Chinese react to U.S. college admissions cheating scandal

Earlier this month, the U.S. was rocked by the largest known college admissions scandal in the country’s history. Prosecutors…

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Open letter in support of New Zealand scholar

Scholars and China specialists around the world have signed an open letter…

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Chinese university draws controversy after sending students’ grade reports to parents

Shenzhen University in Guangdong Province has found itself embroiled by controversies around its decision to mail detailed…

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Nanjing University professor under investigation for academic misconduct

Nanjing University announced today that Liáng Yíng 梁莹, a sociology professor who earned several prestigious titles such as Changjiang…

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The future of affirmative action and Chinese-American applications to elite universities

Are more Chinese Americans about to gain admission to elite universities in the U.S.? Here’s what you…

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Student leaders at some Chinese universities are taking themselves way too seriously

Amid a wave of revelations about how bureaucratic practices have taken over Chinese student groups, 41 student unions at…

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College student expelled after making negative remarks about Chinese patriotism

A Chinese college in Hunan Province has expelled a first-year student who made remarks critical of patriotism on social…

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‘Make Americans call us daddy’: Nationalist Chinese rap provokes Penn State CSSA response

At this year’s Lantern Festival Gala in February organized by Penn State University’s Chinese Students and Scholars Association (CSSA), a…

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Graduate student’s suicide raises questions about the professor-student power dynamic on Chinese campuses

The suicide of a graduate student at the Wuhan…

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Chinese enrollment in America: One university’s attempt to create a better system

Last week it was reported that the Trump Administration is considering limiting the number of visas issued…

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Caught in a crossfire: Chinese students abroad and the battle for their hearts

When 22-year-old Chinese student Langou Lian looks back at her decision to study in the United States, there’s one…

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‘Women don’t belong in academia’ — male professor

In 2013, Feng Gang 冯钢, a sociology professor at Zhejiang University, posted to Weibo (in Chinese),…

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