Beijing Normal University

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Name: Beijing Normal University
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 2 reports

The elderly now backbone of childcare in China

An elderly woman and her granddaughter in a park in Luoyang, Henan province. WANG SONG / XINHUA The elderly now form the backbone of childcare in China, as He Na reports from Beijing.Before her daughter gave birth, the farthest Chen Zhijuan had ever been ... [Published SINA - 13 hours ago]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Chinese culture to be celebrated at the University of Oklahoma

NORMAN — The University of Oklahoma will celebrate Chinese Culture Week beginning Monday. Events continue through Sept. 25.A Chinese cuisine demonstration from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday in the Couch restaurants will kick off the week’s events. Cuisine ... [Published NewsOK.com - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Phrase of the Week: Have Everything But Daddy

五行缺爹 (wǔ xíng què diē): have everything but daddyTo slavishly follow a person or thing; to overcompensate for a person or thing lacking in one’s life. A play on the idiom “have all five elements but earth” (五行缺土 wǔxíng qūe tǔ), describing the inauspicious ... [Published China Digital Times - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

China recognizes 'River of Poetry'

The Poetry Institute of China has named an ancient river revered by generations of poets as the country's "River of Poetry."The Qihe River "deserves the title" since it is widely known as a cradle of Chinese poetry, said Zhang Tongwu, president of the ... [Published Global Times - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

China posts monthly forex transaction deficit

BEIJING, Sept. 16 (Xinhua) -- Chinese bought more foreign currency than they sold in August, resulting in the first monthly deficit in foreign exchange transactions in 13 months, China's foreign exchange regulator said on Tuesday.Chinese institutions ... [Published Xinhua News Agency - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Eliminating poetry means cutting from root

ON several occasions President Xi Jinping has recently expressed his disapproval of removing classical Chinese poetry and prose from school textbooks.“I don’t think it advisable to eliminate classical poetry and prose from textbooks. Desinicization is ... [Published Shanghai Daily - Sep 16 2014]
Entities: Du Fu, Li Bai, Education
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

President Xi's vision for Chinese education

Chinese President Xi Jinping gave a speech at Beijing Normal University on the eve of National Teacher's Day. His insightful remarks have ignited a productive ongoing debate about reforming China's education system.But these remarks were not the first ... [Published China.org.cn - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

Netizen Voices: Call Me “Daddy Xi”

Xi Jinping’s career as China’s president and the Party’s highest official has been marked as much by his  charisma as his administration’s heavy-handed  efforts to consolidate political control and crackdown on dissent . Xi’s charm stands in stark contrast ... [Published China Digital Times - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 2 reports

Can I call you 'Uncle Xi'? Yes!

Students in Beijing Normal University design a sign together. (People's Daily Online/Lin Hui)"Can I call you 'Uncle Xi'?" asked Liu Yi, a youth teacher from Southwest China's Zunyi City, Guizhou Province. He was asking the question to Chinese President ... [Published Jiangsu Net - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 6 reports

Xi meets teachers at Beijing Normal University

Full coverage:China’s LeadersToday is Teacher's day in China. President Xi Jinping met with students and teachers at Beijing Normal University on Tuesday.Xi said the nation's prosperity requires teachers to have strong ethics and teaching skills. He promised ... [Published CNTV - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

Voice suggesting ancient Chinese classics should become the backbone of China’s national culture while visiting Beijing Normal University

"I don't think excising classical poetry and prose from textbooks is a good idea. Desinicization is a tragedy." Chinese President Xi Jinping ,suggesting ancient Chinese classics should become the backbone of China's national culture while visiting Beijing ... [Published Global Times - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 2 reports

Findings from Beijing Normal University Provides New Data about DNA Research (Ionic-liquid-assisted desorption of DNA from polyamidoamine-grafted...

Findings from Beijing Normal University Provides New Data about DNA Research (Ionic-liquid-assisted desorption of DNA from polyamidoamine-grafted silica nanoparticles surface by a low-salt solution) By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Life Science ... [Published Street Sweeper - Aug 20 2014]

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Exiled in Shenzhen, Chen Zhijuan says she wants to devote the rest of her life to herself, not other people: "I don't want to end up useless and worn out. I want to be fit and active so I can enjoy seeing my granddaughter grow up."

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The elderly now backbone of childcare in China [Published SINA - 13 hours ago]
'Old newcomers' [Published CHINAdaily - 14 hours ago]
Center for Astrophysics, Space Physics & Engine... [Published Baylor University Magazine - 23 hours ago]
Chinese culture to be celebrated at the Univers... [Published NewsOK.com - Sep 18 2014]
Phrase of the Week: Have Everything But Daddy [Published China Digital Times - Sep 17 2014]
China recognizes 'River of Poetry' [Published Global Times - Sep 17 2014]
Eliminating poetry means cutting from root [Published Shanghai Daily - Sep 16 2014]
Variation in conifer needle longevity [Ecology] [Published PNAS - Sep 16 2014]
State-Run Paper Describes China’s Social Breakdown [Published Epoch Times - Sep 16 2014]
China posts monthly forex transaction deficit [Published Xinhua News Agency - Sep 16 2014]
Civil Servant Pay Scale Reform, Chinese Experts... [Published China Smack - Sep 16 2014]
Endangered species threatens livelihoods [Published CHINAdaily - Sep 16 2014]
Hanergy shows off new charging tech [Published Global Times - Sep 14 2014]
President Xi's vision for Chinese education [Published China.org.cn - Sep 13 2014]
Netizen Voices: Call Me “Daddy Xi” [Published China Digital Times - Sep 12 2014]
Can I call you 'Uncle Xi'? Yes! [Published Jiangsu Net - Sep 12 2014]
Can I call you 'Uncle Xi'? Yes! [Published People.com.cn - Sep 12 2014]
Xi calls for greater respect for teac... [Published SINA - Sep 12 2014]
Teacher’s Day No Cause For Celebration in China [Published Epoch Times - Sep 11 2014]
Cutting poems won’t take weight off local students [Published Global Times - Sep 11 2014]
The rise of China’s education system [Published People.com.cn - Sep 11 2014]
Spokeswomen improving China's image [Published Global Times - Sep 11 2014]
Beijing schools to boost study of classics [Published Global Times - Sep 10 2014]
Xi meets teachers at Beijing Normal University [Published CNTV - Sep 10 2014]
Xi urges traditional Chinese classics be kept i... [Published Ecns.cn - Sep 10 2014]
Creating value through innovation: Davos 2014 [Published Ecns.cn - Sep 10 2014]
Xi calls for greater respect for teachers [Published People.com.cn - Sep 10 2014]
XINHUA - 1st LD-Writethru: Xi wants teaching to... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Sep 09 2014]
Student inspired by encounter with president [Published CHINAdaily - Sep 09 2014]
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Are We Alone In The Universe? Explore Answers W... [Published ScienceBlogs : Combined Feed - Aug 21 2014]
The ‘ Nifty Fifty (times 4)’, a program of Science Spark, presented by InfoComm International, are a group of 200 noted science and engineering professionals who will fan out across the Washington, D.C. area in the 2014-2015 school year to speak about ...
China: CMA and BNU to strengthen cooperation in... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - May 22 2014]
Source: Government of the People's Republic of ChinaCountry: China On May 19, Executive Vice President of Beijing Normal University (BNU) Shi Peijun visited China Meteorological Administration (CMA) to attend the bilateral cooperation conference. The ...
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Patrick J. McGovern ’59, a longstanding MIT supporter who made the gift that launched MIT’s McGovern Institute for Brain Research, died March 19 at the age of 76. As an MIT undergraduate, McGovern studied biophysics and later went on to found International ...
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