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America's Top Universities Scouring China's High Schools To Recruit Top Students

First Posted: 11- 9-08 05:52 PM   |   Updated: 12-10-08 05:12 AM

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United Press International:

Harvard, Stanford and other top U.S. colleges say they're actively recruiting China's best high school students and offering them full scholarships.

Recruiting the best Chinese students will help elite U.S. colleges maintain international dominance, especially in math and science, said William Fitzsimmons, Harvard's admissions dean.

"There are no quotas, no limits on the number of Chinese students we might take," Fitzsimmons told more than 300 students during a recent visit to a high school in Beijing.

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