Boston victim's scholarship fund reaches $1m

2013-10-30 10:35:56

An outpouring of condolences from Lu Lingzi's friends, family and strangers worldwide inspired a memorial scholarship fund in her name.

SUNY recruits students in China

2013-10-30 06:01:07

As the US remains the top choice for Chinese students' overseas study, State University of New York (SUNY) is stepping up its efforts to attract its share of students from China.

China and the US can learn from each other

2013-10-30 03:48:24

China's economic rise has inspired a fair share of hand-wringing about how America might better train new generations for global competition, with a particular focus on parenting and education.

Lang Lang takes on UN `Messenger of Peace’ role

2013-10-29 08:34:51

He has become an international star through his emotional interpretations of classical music. Now Chinese concert pianist Lang Lang is taking the world stage to help the United Nations promote global education.

At 72, China’s ‘Liberace’ still wows fans

2013-10-29 08:32:12

To the tens of millions of Chinese kids learning piano today, the name of Yin Chengzong may not ring a bell, but to their parents, or even grandparents, that name still resonates as their first — if not only — impression of piano.

Film finds a hip-hop-tai chi connection

2013-10-28 07:22:35

Adam Wong Sau-ping was a little-known Hong Kong film director; he made a dance movie, which is not a popular genre in the region; and his cast was not studded with even one star.

Chinatown's story told through one family

2013-10-25 09:46:44

The Lee Family of New York Chinatown Since 1888 presents an assortment of authentic artifacts and photographs at the Museum of Chinese in America.

UC-Davis new dorms lure students

2013-10-25 07:37:20

For Fiona Wang, a Chinese housewife who is researching California colleges for her high school daughter, UC-Davis ranks in her top three choices for a special reason — its fabulous dorms.

Atlanta zoo’s cubs named Mei Lun and Mei Huan

2013-10-24 08:18:55

Zoo Atlanta's panda cubs are nameless no more.Mei Lun and Mei Huan were the names chosen through a nationwide online vote.

Houston Zoo hosts Chinese interns

2013-10-23 09:33:34

With the rapid development of the zoo industry in China, there have come more and more exchanges between Chinese and the US zoo officials.

Scholar looks at kung fu-hip hop connection

2013-10-23 05:19:59

New York native Eric Pellerin is a 42nd Street aficionado, but not for the glitz and glamour of Broadway theater.

Life of Pi artwork on display

2013-10-22 11:30:08

American painter Alexis Rockman isn't sure why director Ang Lee developed an interest in his work, but he is certainly happy Lee chose him to be the "inspirational artist" for the film Life of Pi.