Campus ‘will close’ if academic freedom is threatened (NYC-Shanghai)

By Yojana Sharma – in University World News.

New York University’s flagship branch campus in Shanghai would have to be closed down if principles of academic freedom are not honoured in China, Jeffrey Lehman, the vice-chancellor of NYU Shanghai, told a US house subcommittee hearing on the threat to academic freedom by China’s growing influence on US universities.


Povl Tiedemann
June 2015


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