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Policing Plagiarism Abroad

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It’s not uncommon for colleges to discontinue academic programs overseas for financial reasons. But Centenary College, in New Jersey, is shutting down an M.B.A. program in Asia to contain a plagiarism epidemic. About 400 students are currently enrolled in the program at locations in Beijing, Shanghai and Taiwan.

A Shifting International Mix

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Continued growth in Chinese undergraduate enrollments brings new issues to campuses in the United States.

Oops, We've Given That Test Before

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The Educational Testing Service is canceling all scores on the Graduate Record Examination from China this month because large portions of the test had been used in previous administrations of the exam.

While testing companies periodically have to cancel scores when a testing center makes an error or gives an incorrect version of a test, making an error throughout China has major ramifications. About 24,000 test takers -- most of them likely applicants to graduate schools in the United States -- took the GRE this month in China.

Going Global, Going Liberal Arts

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As some American colleges rethink how their programs should encourage students to gain international perspectives, a Chinese university embraces liberal education.

Second Thoughts on China

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16 months after Duke faculty approved a campus, costs are rising and professors are voicing concerns about the endeavor.

The American Model

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As Hong Kong moves to the 4-year bachelor’s, its youngest university revels in chance to add general education, and become more like U.S. institutions -- serving as example for China.

If You Build It, They Might Not Come

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A report for Duke raises questions about the demand among Chinese students for Western branch campuses.

Dissent on the Home Front

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Duke business school faculty rejects plans for university's new China campus, a decision that could jeopardize launch in fall 2012.

In Over Its Head?

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U.S. agency suspends all federally funded human-subjects research at West Virginia's Bluefield State College after long list of alleged violations.

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