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Scholar’s family asks Trump for help

The father of missing Chinese scholar Zhang Yingying read a letter the family sent to US President Donald Trump, asking him to “direct all federal resources to try to find Yingying,” on Tuesday at a press conference in Champaign, Illinois.

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LeEco to lay off 325 workers in US branch

Chinese technology company LeEco announced on Tuesday that it will lay off approximately 325 people in the US, two days after its founder Jia Yueting stepped down as CEO of its publicly traded arm Leshi on Sunday.

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University aims to create global citizens

Since New York University Shanghai opened three years ago it has created a multicultural environment encouraging students to be innovative and unique. That fits in with the university’s goal of becoming a world-class institution with a global vision.

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Tuition fraud spread ‘rapidly’

A University of Washington police commander said it’s been decades since he’s seen a fraud case like the one that has victimized Chinese overseas students “spread so rapidly”.

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Party membership gets more diverse

In 1921 the Communist Party of China had a mere 50 members, but now it has more than 88 million, resulting in higher
standards and more applicants from a wide range of backgrounds.

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Slain Chinese student is remembered

Chinese student Jiang Yue, who was shot to death in a road confrontation on Jan 16, was remembered by her family, friends, classmates and about 300 community members at a service on Jan 22 at a chapel on the Arizona State University campus in Tempe.

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