Taiwan's GLORIA attracts NT$6 billion in investments at US conference

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Global Research and Industry Alliance (GLORIA), which was formed by Taiwanese universities, has signed collaboration agreements worth over NT$6 billion (US$200 million...

Taiwan’s Team NCTU competes in DARPA Subterranean Challenge

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A team from National Chiao Tung University (NCTU) left for the US today (Aug. 12) to compete in the Subterranean Challenge, a robotics competition held by the United States'...

Forget 'manmade': Berkeley bans gender-specific words

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — There will be no manholes in Berkeley, California. City workers will drop into "maintenance holes" instead. Nothing will be manmade in the liberal city but "h...

Proposed order on campus speech follows wave of complaints

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's proposed executive order to protect free speech on college campuses follows a growing chorus of complaints from conservatives that the nation's universities ...

Proposed order on campus speech follows wave of complaints

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's proposed executive order to protect free speech on college campuses follows a growing chorus of complaints from conservatives that the nation's universities ...

Study: Climate change possible cause of bird species decline

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Climate change could be to blame for the collapse of bird populations in the desert along the Nevada-California border, scientists said. The number of bird species h...

AP Exclusive: Google watches your movements, like it or not

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google wants to know where you go so badly that it records your movements even when you explicitly tell it not to. An Associated Press investigation found that m...

AP Exclusive: Google tracks your movements, like it or not

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google wants to know where you go so badly that it records your movements even when you explicitly tell it not to. An Associated Press investigation found that m...

Taiwan NTNU graduate wins junior title at Czech composition contest

Joe Lin, a fresh graduate from National Taiwan Normal University (NTNU), won the top prize in the junior division of the 2018 International Antonin Dvorak Composition Competition (IADCC) in Prague in ...

UC Berkeley Extension Anuncia Su Asociación con Global Alumni

BERKELEY, California--(BUSINESS WIRE)--jun. 26, 2018--UC Berkeley Extension anunció que ciertos cursos de su Programa de Certificado en Gestión de Recursos Humanos (Certificate Program in Human Resour...

UC Berkeley Extension Announces Global Alumni Partnership

BERKELEY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 26, 2018--UC Berkeley Extension has announced that select courses in the accredited Certificate Program in Human Resource Management and in the Certificate Progr...

Marvell Co-Founder Embarks On Hybrid Cloud Storage Endeavor

SUNNYVALE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 21, 2018--Dr. Pantas Sutardja, co-founder of storage and semiconductor innovator Marvell, today announced the launch of Latticework, Inc., a developer of cloud-...

UC Berkeley wants help naming 3 fluffy peregrine chicks

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Fluffy, Cottonball and Marshmallow or Bruce, Clark and Diana? University of California, Berkeley officials are asking for help naming three fluffy peregrine f...

Margaret Cho's first visit to Taiwan was a journey of laughter

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Korean-American Comedian Margaret Cho came to Taiwan this past Monday, May 14 for the first time to perform her new stand-up tour, "Fresh Off The Bloat”. Ta...

First Taiwanese graduate student delivers graduation speech at Berkeley

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A Taiwanese student wrote history at the 150-year old University of California at Berkeley by being the first Taiwanese citizen ever to give a graduation speech at a cerem...