Dr. Frank Chong discusses trends in student demographics, college readiness, technology, and growth of for-profits colleges in the U.S., in contrast to the Chinese Educational system. (See Lenora Chu’s talk on the Chinese Education System.)
2017 Teachers Workshop
Ms. Chu describes the Chinese education system, including her personal experience as a Chinese-American mother with a child in a Chinese public school.
Eric Fish, author of the book “China’s Millennials: The Want Generation”, explores the attitudes and lifestyles of Chinese millennials.
Dr. Cai describes China’s demographic history in terms of fertility, mortality, migration, and demographic momentum.
A recap of the topics discussed in Day 1 of the 2017 Teachers Workshop and how they affect the social issues that will be discussed in Day 2.
Sinica Podcast recording where host Kaiser Kuo interviews Susan Shirk of UC San Diego, and Stanley Rosen of USC on wide range of US-China relations in the age of Trump.
Matt Sheehan recounts three stages of the China-Silicon Valley relationship,
An in depth review of China’s “One Belt, One Road Initiative” and how it should be viewed in the context of Chinese history.
Qingwen Dong introduces WeChat, China’s now ubiquitous “super-app” and its effect on Chinese culture.
How to combat environmental problems that affect human lives?