Linda Lim

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On Reflection | Chinese students at a US university were told to speak English. Simple racism, or something more?

Graduate students at Duke University were told they should speak English “100 per cent of the time” while on campus. The incident has attracted deserved condemnation, but the true motivations behind it need to be examined

2 Feb 2019 - 7:03AM
Chinese students at a US university were told to speak English. Simple racism, or something more?

Graduate students at Duke University were told they should speak English “100 per cent of the time” while on campus. The incident has attracted deserved condemnation, but the true motivations behind it need to be examined

Opinion | How Singapore’s obsession with university rankings only serves to hurt it

Higher education institutions often place undue emphasis on journal-friendly research that helps them climb international league tables

22 Dec 2018 - 12:31PM
How Singapore’s obsession with university rankings only serves to hurt it

Higher education institutions often place undue emphasis on journal-friendly research that helps them climb international league tables

Asian Angle | Singapore’s US$200k starter salaries: why education pays the price

An academic arms race is raging – and it is bad news for everybody

3 Dec 2018 - 8:14AM
Singapore’s US$200k starter salaries: why education pays the price

An academic arms race is raging – and it is bad news for everybody

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