Taiwan university to revoke KMT mayoral candidate's master's degree over plagiarism allegations

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Kaohsiung's National Sun Yat-sen University (NSYSU) will revoke the master’s degree held by unsuccessful Kuomintang (KMT) mayoral candidate Lee Mei-jhen (李眉蓁) du...

Taiwan university finds similarities in master’s thesis of mayoral candidate accused of plagiarism

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The first meeting of a review committee at National Sun Yat-sen University (NSYSU) found a high level of similarity between the master’s thesis presented by Kaohsiun...

Taiwan university develops 15-minute coronavirus test

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A university in Taiwan’s Kaohsiung has developed a quick test for the coronavirus (COVID-19) that is said to identify asymptomatic patients in 15 minutes. Led by ...

Taiwan People's Party secures five legislative seats

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwan People's Party (TPP), founded by Taipei City Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲), has secured 11.2 percent of the legislative-at-large election votes, which will guarante...

Number of visiting HK students, professors spikes in Taiwan amid escalating protests

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The number of Hong Kong students and professors applying to study and teach at Taiwanese universities as guests has spiked amid the prolonged protests in Hong Kong, which ...

Taiwan People's Party announces legislator-at-large nominees for 2020 elections

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The newly formed Taiwan People's Party (TPP) disclosed on Tuesday (Nov. 19) its list of 29 nominees for legislator-at-large seats in the Jan. 11 elections, a week afte...

Nat'l Taiwan University students all receive performance grades of 87%

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Students and faculty from National Taiwan University (NTU) noticed on Tuesday (Nov. 5) that the performance grades for all students past and present have been changed to 8...

Chinese suspected of spying on emails of 10 Taiwanese university scholars for 3 years

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The email accounts of over 10 cross-strait researchers at National Sun Yat-sen University (NSYSU) have been hacked and spied on over the course of three years, and the Mai...

Secret Japanese tunnel opens to public for first time in Kaohsiung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A secret Japanese-built tunnel was officially opened to the public for the first time at a ceremony commemorating the 30th anniversary of the National Sun Yat-sen University (N...

The most beautiful college campuses in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- When making that all-important decision on where to go to college, the benefits of a beautiful campus shouldn’t be underestimated. Internet media outlet Daily View analyz...

Groups: Taiwanese youth subjected to deplorable working conditions

As the minimum wage raise is going to take effect Jan 1 next year, student and labor groups released survey results Monday that show more than two thirds of employers who hired students to work part t...

Quadruple amputee goes back to teach at NSYSU

A quadruple amputee picked up where he left off about a year ago and went back to his old profession of teaching in a university on Wednesday. National Sun Yat-sen University (NSYSU) business adm...

Public recognizes positive impacts of scientific research: NSYSU survey

Surveys conducted by the National Sun Yat-sen University’s (NSYSU) Center for General Education revealed Wednesday that the majority of citizens in Taiwan are fairly knowledgeable about basic scientif...