Researchers at University of North Dakota and University of Utah will work with Huazhong University of Science and Technology and Southeastern University to cut carbon emissions at coal-fired power plants.
Communities located all across the US are holding events, high-level visits, and more to commemorate their years of partnership and exchange with cities in Japan, South Korea, China, Taiwan, the Philippines, and more across Asia.
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Sister Cities International, established by President Eisenhower and celebrating its 60th anniversary, recently recognized major US cities in Arizona, Maryland, and Texas for their outstanding work with communities across Asia.
Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) fields of study were the most popular among Asian students in America, though humanities and social sciences remained popular among students from Asia’s more developed economies.
Students from Asia, the largest region of origin of international students in the US, increased 10% from 2014 to 2015. Their numbers have allowed them to leave an increasing cultural mark on American college campuses.