Yale University

SCMP financial editor George Chen joins prestigious Yale fellowship

George Chen. Photo: SCMP Pictures

South China Morning Post financial editor George Shu Chen has been selected as a 2014 Yale World Fellow.

Monday, 7 April, 2014, 6:18pm

Yale University forces humble Yale prep school chain to change name

This is Yale University, if you're confused. Photo: SCMP Pictures

One educational institution is an august university spread across 340 hectares, where thousands study everything from ancient philosophies to emerging technologies.

4 Jul 2013 - 3:34am

Mystery of the Chinese zombie Yalies

Future graduates wait for the procession to begin for commencement at Yale University in New Haven, Conn. U.S. Photo: AP

US universities have responded to China’s exploding demand for American higher education with branch campuses and aggressive recruiting. Now, some are trying to boost their brands by casting photos and other snippets of campus life out into the confounding sea of Chinese social media.

How confounding? Consider the mystery of the Chinese Yale zombies.

2 Mar 2013 - 2:40pm


Pantheon by Sam Bourne HarperCollins (e-book)

18 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Top-class foreign universities will not necessarily raise academic standards

I could not agree more with Victoria Sung ('No need for foreign universities', August 13) replying to Kelly Yang's column ('Campus chase', August, 10).

23 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

Fly Me to the Moon

Kassia Women's Choir, Kassia Men's Choir (both left) and guests such as singer Djaka Souare (Jun 13), the Soho Collective octet (Jun 13-14) and Yale University a cappella group Whim n' Rhythm (Jun 15) perform jazzy numbers including Don't Get Around Much Anymore, Fever and Fly Me to the Moon.

13 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Perfect harmony

Perry So Pak-hin and Anna Christina Graber were engaged in Celle, Germany, on July 5 last year.

They met at Yale University when Graber, from Dallas, Texas, was studying for her bachelor's degree in history and Hong Kong-born So was studying comparative literature.

4 Jun 2011 - 12:00am


Yesterday's article by David Dapice, 'Extremes of wealth and poverty put globalisation at risk', was reprinted by permission of YaleGlobal Online. (www.yaleglobal.yale.edu).

We apologise for the omission of the attribution.

29 Nov 2002 - 12:00am

The Yale Whiffenpoofs

From their humble beginnings as 'a quintet of friends singing for supper' the Yale Whiffenpoofs - an a cappella choir of Yale University - have become an American icon. The singing university students travel around the US during the academic year, perform in the Caribbean in the winter holidays, South America in Easter and during summer they jet off for world tours.

30 Jun 2002 - 12:00am


Caring parents should take their children to see the forthcoming show The Yale Whiffenpoofs - A Cappella Singing, so the Fringe Club advises us.

2 Jun 2000 - 12:00am