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A new class of Chinese students emerging in US

Updated: 2012-02-01 07:54
By James Ritchie ( China Daily)

University students from China studying in the United States don't look like they used to.

When I was growing up in the 1980s, my southern US city was home to quite a few such students seeking advanced degrees in science and engineering. Many were customers of the small business my parents ran.

They wore ill-fitting clothes, including lots of short-sleeve plaid button-ups, and tooled around in old Honda and Toyota sedans, four or five people to a car.

A new class of Chinese students emerging in US

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