Race & Racism at the University of Richmond

Article "Versatile New Chinese Student Comments on Westhampton"

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Article "Versatile New Chinese Student Comments on Westhampton"

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This Collegian article desccribes an interview with a Chinese student, Julia Mao, at Westhampton College. Mao was one of two Chinese students on campus at the time. From Shanghai, China, Mao held a B.A. degree from the University of Shanghai (formerly Shanghai College). She gave a favorable impression of the college, stating: "Everything is different, but I like it." During World War II, Mao taught at two schools in Shanghai. The article said Mao found American college life to be more social and more liberal in its social regulations. Mao planned to return to China to teach after completing her studies.

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"Versatile New Chinese Student Comments on Westhampton." The Richmond Collegian XXXIII, no. 18, (February 21, 1947): 1. http://collegian.richmond.edu/cgi-bin/richmond?a=d&d=COL19470221.2.9&srpos=26&e=-------en-20--21--txt-txIN

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The Collegian, University of Richmond

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1947-02-21

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English

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Richmond (Va.)

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“Article "Versatile New Chinese Student Comments on Westhampton",” Race & Racism at the University of Richmond, accessed February 28, 2020, https://memory.richmond.edu/items/show/335.