With the empowerment that comes from looking beyond the borders of one’s own country also comes the risk of losing touch with one’s roots.
November 18, 2013
Due to the China’s tight controls over its universities, the divorce of politics and academia cannot be achieved without major structural reforms, which are unlikely to be realized in the foreseeable future.
November 4, 2013
Is America, despite its military strength and financial influence, still suited for the responsibility of being the shining city upon a hill?
October 14, 2013
What do I want people to say about me? “Xiuyi contributed immensely to the growth of our company.” “Xiuyi will be sorely missed by his 45 cats.” Why should I care?
October 1, 2013
To adopt the values I believe in is one thing. To fail to understand that of another is something else.
September 16, 2013
I realized just how simple my life had been up to that point. I was fortunate not to have lost anything truly valuable in that fire, but at the same time, in that house I had nothing truly valuable to lose.
September 3, 2013
Our Yale educations will not be compromised by a semester or a year at another American university. Rather, by creating domestic exchange programs, Yale will go further in encouraging its students to pursue diverse experiences and academic excellence.
April 22, 2013
Greetings from your lifelong friends and allies from the other side of the Yalu River.
April 8, 2013
The fortune cookie merely acts as a stethoscope through which you can hear what your heart is telling you.
March 25, 2013
Beneath Chen’s heavily politicized and commodified image lies a brave soul hardened by years of unspeakable persecution.
February 25, 2013
According to my heart, home is often nowhere to be found.
February 11, 2013