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Young Blood On Rapid Rise In China's PLA

AsiaToday | Posted 10.05.2016 | Home

By Hong Soon-do, Beijing correspondent, AsiaToday - The Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) is showing signs of being full of young bloods unlike f...

Chinese Army's First Female Ethnic Korean General Garners Attention

AsiaToday | Posted 08.10.2016 | Home

By Hong Soon-do, Beijing correspondent, AsiaToday - There are quite a number of generals from ethnic minorities in the Chinese People's Liberation Arm...

WATCH: China's Alarming New Military Recruitment Video

J. Michael Cole | Posted 08.17.2016 | Home
J. Michael Cole

Bombast and appeals to nationalism make all the sense in the world as part of a campaign to recruit young people. However, the undeniably martial tone of the video, combined with references to blood and genes, will hardly contribute to China's efforts to dispel rising apprehensions about its future intentions.

Looking Beyond the Classroom to Award/Earn College Credits

Tracy Lorenz | Posted 12.24.2014 | College
Tracy Lorenz

With the median age of a college student closer to 27 than 19, we need to provide options that enable students to capitalize and benefit from their experience. The advent of Prior Learning Assessment (PLA) is a definite step in the right direction.

China's Military: Here We Are!

Christopher Burgess | Posted 07.10.2013 | Politics
Christopher Burgess

Do we listen to the DoD or to the PRC government and Senior Colonel Wang XinJun, a researcher at the Academy of Military Sciences in Beijing, who recently stated, "The Chinese government and armed forces have never sanctioned hacking activities"?

Can Prior Learning Assessment Help Solve the Talent Mismatch?

Council for Adult and Experiential Learning | Posted 03.31.2013 | Impact
Council for Adult and Experiential Learning

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Where Is Your Carrot?

Dr. John Ebersole | Posted 03.26.2013 | Education
Dr. John Ebersole

What motivates any of us to action (or inaction) can depend largely upon how far away the perceived reward may be.

Standing Up to China, the Obama Way

Tom Doctoroff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Tom Doctoroff

As the senior leader of one Chinese state-owned enterprise said to me, "I used to think [Obama] was nice. Then I realized he was intelligent. Now I know he's shrewd, just like Hu Jintao. Your leader is a strategist."

Ballot Intiative Victory Points to Next Possible Casualty for Unions: Project Labor Agreements

Mike Elk | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Mike Elk

San Diego voted in favor of a ballot initiative that forbids unions from negotiating PLAs on construction projects financed by the county government. Now anti-union contractors are hoping to go nationwide in their attacks against them.