Stay informed with free updates Simply sign up to the US-China relations myFT Digest — delivered directly to your inbox. Four teachers from a US college were stabbed in an attack in north-eastern China on Monday, according to Chinese and US officials. The victims were participating in an exchange programme organised by Beihua University in […]

Hong Kong CNN  —  A suspect has been arrested in the stabbing of four US college instructors in a public park in the northeastern Chinese city of Jilin, police said Tuesday. Authorities identified the suspect by his last name, Cui, a 55-year-old man from the city’s Longtan district. Police said he “collided with a foreigner […]

US Cornell College instructors injured in assault in China, school says Source link

Four instructors affiliated with Iowa’s Cornell College were injured in “a serious incident” while at a park in China, the college said on Monday. The instructors were in China teaching as part of a partnership program with a local university and were injured during a daytime visit to a public park, Jonathan Brand, the college’s […]

Last week I was invited to a dinner at a fancy seaside restaurant. Although renowned for its gigantic Wagyu steaks, fine wines, and celebrity sightings, I’ve always thought of it as the place with the $14 baked potato. Most of all, this restaurant is known for its seafood towers. If you’ve never seen a seafood […]

11:39 a.m. ET, May 23, 2024 Republican committee member calls Northwestern president’s testimony “embarrassing” in another tense exchange From CNN’s Matt Meyer Rep. Jim Banks addresses Northwestern University President Michael Schill at the House Committee on Education and the Workforce hearing on antisemitism on college campuses today. From House Committee on Education & the Workforce […]

By Ana Faguy BBC News, Washington 8 hours ago Image caption, President Joe Biden delivers remarks about constitutional voting rights in Atlanta, GA, in 2022 As one of the nation’s most preeminent historically black colleges prepares to host President Joe Biden, students say controversy surrounding his visit has overshadowed their graduation. Mr Biden will travel […]

A tiny contingent of Duke University graduates opposed pro-Israel comedian Jerry Seinfeld speaking at their commencement in North Carolina Sunday, with about 30 of the 7,000 students leaving their seats and chanting “free Palestine” amid a mix of boos and cheers. Some waved the red, green, black and white Palestinian flag. Seinfeld, whose namesake sitcom […]

By Brandon Drenon BBC News 2 hours ago Image source, Getty Images Image caption, Protesters gather on the University of California, Los Angeles In January 2020, they were seniors in high school. Graduation was just around the corner. But so was a deadly pandemic. By mid-March, Covid had upended daily life . . .

US campus protests: ‘Student arrests will be my final college memory’ Source link

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