Articles: Tag: Chinese Studies

Recent Allegheny Graduate Receives Boren Scholarship to Study in China

Kaylah Pinkney ‘19 received a prestigious Boren Scholarship, and will move to Nanjing, China starting in September of this year, studying the Mandarin language and the practices of traditional Chinese medicine at Nanjing University. Pinkney graduated with the Class of 2019, receiving a bachelor’s degree in neuroscience with a Chinese Language minor. She says the

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Wesoky Co-organizes Conference on Political Humor in Modern China

Professor of Political Science Sharon Wesoky co-organized the conference Political Humor in Modern China: Interdisciplinary Perspectives at Hong Kong Polytechnic University on December 10-11. The conference was funded in part by a $20,000 grant from the Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation for International Scholarly Exchange. She also presented a paper at the conference, “The Politics of Cynicism

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