Monthly Archives: August 2011

Razed migrant schools in Beijing

Today’s New York Times features a front-page story on the 30 illegal private schools for migrant children that have been torn down this summer in Beijing.  Roughly 1/3 of Beijing’s 19.6 million residents are migrants – mostly from the countryside.  … Continue reading

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Asia-related scholarship, internship, and mentorship opportunities for undergraduates

Center for Asian Studies Undergraduate Scholarships for the Study of Asia Academic Year 2011-12 Scholarships available through the Center for Asian Studies are for variable amounts up to a maximum of $3,000 per year ($1,500 per semester). Students must take … Continue reading

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