News & Highlights

Winter Term Odyssey in Taiwan

Winter Term Odyssey in Taiwan

April 3, 2015

By Stephen Turban, Harvard College, Class of 2017. Concentration: Economics

My name is Stephen Turban.  I am a sophomore who lived in Taiwan as an exchange student in high school. This past winter break, I was honored to be awarded the Jeffrey Gu Memorial Grant to go to Taiwan. 

Faculty News: Bill Alford, Harvard Law School

Faculty News: Bill Alford, Harvard Law School

April 3, 2015

At the end of this academic year, Henry L. Stimson Professor of Law, Bill Alford, will join the likes of President Obama and several Supreme Court Justices in receiving the Harvard Law School Association Award. This prestigious award recognizes his role as faculty head of international and graduate studies in fostering internationalization, including establishing the Law School’s innovative requirement that all JD students immerse themselves in a legal order other than that of the United States.

An Undergraduate’s Adventures in Taiwan by Ralph Hunt

An Undergraduate’s Adventures in Taiwan

November 4, 2014

By Ralph Hunt, 2014 Jeffrey Gu Memorial Grant Recipient

During this past spring semester I studied abroad in Taipei, Taiwan through the CIEE Taipei: Intensive Language and Culture program. I was based at National Chengchi University in southern Taipei. I had placed into an advanced Chinese class, so I spent my afternoons studying Taiwanese news reports and articles with classmates who came from South Korea, France, Italy, Holland, the United States, and Peru.  But it was when class was over that the real fun began.