Higher Education in China

A Stanford scholar says that China's education system is strong in many ways, but shows weaknesses at the college level.

A Stanford scholar says that China’s education system is strong in many ways, but shows weaknesses at the college level. Freeman Spogli Institute research fellow Prashant Loyalka says that more incentives focused on faculty pay and student study could boost China’s higher education institutions.

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Can Computer Science Help Light Up the World with Knowledge?

A team of engineers and scientists develop tools to create more Wikipedia articles in more languages.

lights representing articles in English Wikipedia related to places

The lights represent articles in English Wikipedia related to places. Computer scientists have developed a system to help fill in the dark spots with articles in nearly 300 other languages served by Wikipedia. Image courtesy of Markus Krötzsch, TU Dresden

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