Debory Yi Li: The Evolution of Taiwanese Identity

Wednesday, 02 September 2015 14:46
    USC graduate This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. // came to Taiwan for an independent documentary project on Taiwanese identity. She spent ten months working at the Taiwan Public Television Service Foundation as an intern and on her project. Debory found wealth of experiences and a depth of understanding…
Published in Video: Arts
      Over the course of the eighteenth century in Qing China, increasing categories of criminal cases began to be processed within a militarized judicial track emphasizing speed, simplicity, and finality. This represented a significant structural change to China’s judicial system and is well illustrated by criminal desertion cases.     This email address is being protected from spambots.…
    Fulbright Senior Scholar Dr. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. // discusses how the impressive Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall in central Taipei has defied the original intentions of its creators to become a popular lightning rod of democratic activity.       Dr. Charles Musgrove is Associate Professor of…
    Professor This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. // shared his conducting and teaching life at Shih Chien University, with the Taiwan Wind Ensemble, and through musical outreach in this video. At Shih Chien, he conducts the University Orchestra, the University Wind Ensemble and teaches graduate conducting. Professor Winther is…
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Benjamin Brose: Xuanzang’s Skull

Thursday, 07 May 2015 05:02
    Dr. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. // discusses some of the ways Buddhist relics have been employed by modern political regimes to evoke patriotic sentiments at home and to establish diplomatic and economic alliances abroad. He is currently conducting research on modern representations of the Tang monk, pilgrim,…
    傅爾布萊特獎學金是二次世界大戰後美國及各國政府共同支持下成立,歷史最悠久、規模最大且聲譽最高的跨國獎學金計畫。身為該計畫創始國之一,中華民國與美國目前已選送超過3,000位學術界、教育界、研究人員及政府領導階層的領袖菁英進行雙邊交流。今年度(民國103-104年)選送47位台灣與87位美國學者、學生、專業人士,進行交流。此影片透過傑出學友邱正雄先生現身說法,指出傅爾布萊特交換計畫對台灣的貢獻,以及對於「帶給世界多一點點知識,少一點點衝突」願景的維繫與實踐。  

Why Fulbright Works for America?

Sunday, 04 January 2015 00:00
    The Fulbright Program began after WWII and is the oldest, most prestigious large-scale exchange scholarship program supported by the U.S. and partner counties. The ROC was a founding partner, and the Program has jointly supported over 3,000 academic leaders, teachers, researchers, and leadership elites. In 2014-2015, 47 Taiwanese and 87 American scholars, student, and teachers participated. Many of…

A Dynamic Dialogue

Friday, 16 May 2014 00:00
      What is the best way to connect with the local people and kids? Six Fulbright English Teaching Assistants (ETAs) Leah Apple, Elizabeth Matthews, Catherine Purdy, Christina Adelakun, Karissa Moy, and Nia Spooner found DANCING is the answer. Through this novel project "Kinmen Flash Mob,"they built a strong bond with their students and co-teachers on this small island,…
      Eastern and Western philosophy have distinguished heritages and are both are valuable cultural assets. However, today's philosophical training in the West tends to neglect the value of Eastern philosophical approaches to contemporary issues. Dr. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. // noticed this trend and suggests both eastern…
    Among the outstanding Fulbright Alumni, Paul Chiu, the fifth and sixth Alumni Board Chair of the Taiwan Fulbright Alumni Association, is well-known. He served as the Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of the Republic of China, the Minister of Finance, Vice Premier of Executive Yuan, Associate Professor and later, Adjunct Professor of National Taiwan University of Economics…