A professor at Duke University in the United States stepped down after a social media storm over Chinese students not speaking English on campus. Photo: Duke UniversityA professor at Duke University in the United States stepped down after a social media storm over Chinese students not speaking English on campus. Photo: Duke University
A professor at Duke University in the United States stepped down after a social media storm over Chinese students not speaking English on campus. Photo: Duke University

Duke University tutor steps down after row over ‘impolite’ Chinese students not speaking English on campus

  • Director of masters’ programme slammed on social media after passing on comments from her colleagues about ‘loud’ conversation in communal lounge
  • Dean of medical school tells students there is ‘absolutely no restriction or limitation on the language you use to converse or communicate with each other’

Topic |   China education
A professor at Duke University in the United States stepped down after a social media storm over Chinese students not speaking English on campus. Photo: Duke UniversityA professor at Duke University in the United States stepped down after a social media storm over Chinese students not speaking English on campus. Photo: Duke University
A professor at Duke University in the United States stepped down after a social media storm over Chinese students not speaking English on campus. Photo: Duke University
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