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Article "Chinese Alumni Are Appointed As Leaders"

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Article "Chinese Alumni Are Appointed As Leaders"

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This article shares the accomplishments of two Chinese alumni, John Paau (RC '25) and Cheng Yeung Hui (RC '22). Both were members of Philologian Society while students at Richmond College. The article shares that Paau attended Columbia University after graduation, and organized a chapter of the Chinese Nationalist Party in the United States. Paau went on to work as "an official of the new government of China in Kwongsi [Guangxi] Province." C. Y. Hui received a masters degree in physics from University of Chicago and went on to teach at Lingnan University in Canton (Guangzhou), China.

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"Chinese Alumni Are Appointed as Leaders: John Paau and C.Y. Hui Are Prominent in Educational and Political Life of New China.'" The Richmond Collegian XV, no. 15, (January 18, 1929): 6. http://collegian.richmond.edu/cgi-bin/richmond?a=d&d=COL19290118.2.45#

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The Collegian, University of Richmond

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1929-01-18

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English

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Richmond (Va.)
Guangxi Sheng (China)
Guangzhou (China)

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“Article "Chinese Alumni Are Appointed As Leaders",” Race & Racism at the University of Richmond, accessed September 20, 2020, http://memory.richmond.edu/items/show/123.