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Cancellation of course on dissent at Yale-NUS campus in Singapore prompted academic freedom inquiry

Yale report finds no violation of academic freedom in the cancellation of a course on dissent at Yale-NUS College in Singapore. Experts say the incident points to tensions surrounding academic freedom in countries with limited political freedoms.

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University of Nevada at Las Vegas to end relationship with its Singaporean partner

UNLV is the latest Western university to end its branch campus in Singapore -- at least in its current form.

Yale faculty resoultion expresses concern about Singapore campus

Over objections of Yale's president, professors approve measure demanding more attention to issues of freedom as university helps create new campus in Singapore.

Yale faculty raise governance questions about decision to open branch in Singapore

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Faculty raise questions about oversight of Yale’s new outpost in Singapore. Some wonder why they never got to vote on the project.

Academics fear new law in Singapore

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Government will be authorized to investigate and obstruct “hostile information campaigns.”

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Academic calls for press boycott to protest its cancellation of book on Thailand

National University of Singapore Press refused to publish a book critical of Thailand.

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A polytechnic in Singapore experiments with the curriculum

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Nanyang Polytechnic builds a relevant, competency-based curriculum.

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Academics fear global reach of new Singaporean legislation could result in censorship of international academic journals

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Academics fear global reach of new Singaporean legislation could result in censorship of international academic journals.

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Article in Singapore sparks debate about whether rankings may be hurting universities

Article that disappeared (and that has attracted more attention since disappearing) raises questions about Singapore's emphasis on rankings.

Questions raised by withdrawal of invitation to National University of Singapore

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Amid reports of screening of visiting scholars, university apologizes for “oversight.”

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