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2016/01/13 | Yang

US$595 Million Taiwan National Research Project Retracted due to Multiple Plagiarism

Taiwan government's over-emphasis on producing more papers on Science Citation Index (SCI) and Social Science Citation Index (SSCI) has resulted in issues where researchers often strive for quick success and instant benefits instead of making long-term plans.

2016/02/27 | Shih Yuan

School Officials Threaten To Ban College Students From Campus For Posting Flyers On Chiang Kai-shek Statue

An university student group called for transitional justice regarding the 228 Incident by posting flyers all over a Chiang Kai-shek statue on campus. School officials tore down the posters and threatened to ban the students from campus.

2016/10/04 | ZiQing Low

Hong Kong Universities are Losing China's Top Students

Political instability and sliding university rankings are to blame as China's top students turn away from Hong Kong, a report says.

2017/01/05 | The Japan Times

Japan's State-sponsored Scholarships

Japan's government is in need to improve its scholarship program with half of its university students relying on student loans while 60,000 children from low-income households enter college each year.

2017/01/07 | Yuan-ling Liang

The App Students in Taiwan Can't Live Without

Ten questions with a co-founder of a Taiwan startup tapping into the nation's university market.

2017/02/03 | Kyodo News

Learning the Singapore Way of Topping Global Education Rankings

Some teachers think while it is good that the country is ranked number one in the world for math and science education, they are concerned about the stress level on the children.

2017/03/17 | Liu Chang

What China’s Migrant Numbers Say About Labor Discrimination

Two sets of data paint divergent pictures of China’s on-the-move workers.

2017/04/22 | Zi Yang

Political Indoctrination in Chinese Colleges

Among Chinese college students, support for the Party and government remain strong, at least on paper.

2017/07/17 | Central News Agency

Nearly One in Three Taiwanese Kids Suffer Mental Disorders - Study

Among 100,000 children in Taiwan, 3,100 have thought of taking their own lives, according to the findings of the three-year study.

2020/03/24 | Voice of America

Singapore Bucks Virus Trend as Schools Reopen

Facing the prospect of economic crisis, Singapore re-opens its schools.

2020/06/01 | Voice of America

On US College Campuses, Student Groups Call for Closure of Beijing-Funded Confucius Institutes

An open letter from two major U.S. college political organizations has called for the closure of Confucius Institutes, citing the threat the institutes pose to academic freedom.

2020/06/23 | Esther Kao

Are We Ready for Higher Education to Go Remote?

Graduating from college while taking remote classes was not just a drain. It made clear the transformative power of campus life.