China Focus: U.S. slams door on some Chinese students, damages itself in process

My latest editorial for China Focus questions the necessity of the U.S. denying educational opportunities for some Chinese students while also punishing some Chinese researchers already in the country. The moments of friendship and learning that take place outside the classrooms and labs are as important to the study abroad experience as are the lectures … Continue reading China Focus: U.S. slams door on some Chinese students, damages itself in process

The Diplomat: Challenges remain in place as U.S. prepares to again welcome Chinese students

The Diplomat notes that there's good and bad news when examining the expected resurgence of Chinese students at U.S. universities. There is a real danger in extreme politicization of a nationality, especially in the current climate of China-U.S. relations. Renewing commitment to academic freedom and the promotion of academic exchange should be an evergreen priority. … Continue reading The Diplomat: Challenges remain in place as U.S. prepares to again welcome Chinese students