A statue of Sun Yat-sen decorated with anti-government protester gear at Polytechnic University, Hung Hom. Photo: Sam TsangA statue of Sun Yat-sen decorated with anti-government protester gear at Polytechnic University, Hung Hom. Photo: Sam Tsang
A statue of Sun Yat-sen decorated with anti-government protester gear at Polytechnic University, Hung Hom. Photo: Sam Tsang
SCMP Editorial
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Universities have to meet expectations of society or fear worst

  • Civil unrest has seen campuses turn into battlefields, but people desire more from centres of excellence that are likely to suffer a backlash

A statue of Sun Yat-sen decorated with anti-government protester gear at Polytechnic University, Hung Hom. Photo: Sam TsangA statue of Sun Yat-sen decorated with anti-government protester gear at Polytechnic University, Hung Hom. Photo: Sam Tsang
A statue of Sun Yat-sen decorated with anti-government protester gear at Polytechnic University, Hung Hom. Photo: Sam Tsang
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