Ambitious and Anxious: How Chinese College Students Succeed and Struggle in American Higher Education examines the whys and hows of Chinese students who study overseas in places like Columbia University in New York in ways useful to overseas educators. Photo: Xinhua Ambitious and Anxious: How Chinese College Students Succeed and Struggle in American Higher Education examines the whys and hows of Chinese students who study overseas in places like Columbia University in New York in ways useful to overseas educators. Photo: Xinhua
Ambitious and Anxious: How Chinese College Students Succeed and Struggle in American Higher Education examines the whys and hows of Chinese students who study overseas in places like Columbia University in New York in ways useful to overseas educators. Photo: Xinhua

What Chinese students in the US think about their institutes and themselves: Yingyi Ma’s attempt to explain is of best use for the educators

  • ‘Ambitious and Anxious’ will come as little surprise to those who have studied overseas, and is best for those who still see Chinese students as a puzzle
  • Ma makes some prescriptions such as recommending that more efforts be made to integrate Chinese students into American university social life

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Ambitious and Anxious: How Chinese College Students Succeed and Struggle in American Higher Education examines the whys and hows of Chinese students who study overseas in places like Columbia University in New York in ways useful to overseas educators. Photo: Xinhua Ambitious and Anxious: How Chinese College Students Succeed and Struggle in American Higher Education examines the whys and hows of Chinese students who study overseas in places like Columbia University in New York in ways useful to overseas educators. Photo: Xinhua
Ambitious and Anxious: How Chinese College Students Succeed and Struggle in American Higher Education examines the whys and hows of Chinese students who study overseas in places like Columbia University in New York in ways useful to overseas educators. Photo: Xinhua
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