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Indigenous Research Collaboration Workshop and Call for Proposal
2020-07-25

Over the last 6 months, COVID-19 had made a huge impact on most people's lives; it also creates an opportunity for nature to recover. A few months after the beginning of the epidemic, many rare wild animal species reappear, including whale sharks, which was seen not long ago at the open sea near Taiwan.

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Donghwa's overseas Chinese student held beach cleanup: Protect our ocean together
2020-05-28

Over the last 6 months, COVID-19 had made a huge impact on most people's lives; it also creates an opportunity for nature to recover. A few months after the beginning of the epidemic, many rare wild animal species reappear, including whale sharks, which was seen not long ago at the open sea near Taiwan.

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NDHU and uOttawa sign Memorandum of Understanding on international education and research
2020-05-28

National Dong Hwa University(NDHU)Center for Indigenous International Affairs(hereinafter referred to as CIIA), in response to President Han-Chieh CHAO's(趙涵㨗)efforts to improve international competitiveness and ranking, actively participates in international industry-university cooperation and academic exchanges, jointly creating the school's social responsibility and deep vision in line with sustainable development indicators. Recently, through the full support of President Chao, the CIIA has facilitated the signing of a memorandum of cooperation between the College of Indigenous Studies and the Faculty of Social Sciences of the University of Ottawa, Canada.

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CIIA's congratulations to the Fu-mei Wu Memorial Scholarship Award winners
2020-05-14

The Center for International Indigenous Affairs(CIIA)of the College of Indigenous Studies at the National Dong Hwa University recently announced the award winners of the "Fu-mei Wu Memorial Scholarship'. The scholarship commemorates Mrs. Fu-Mei Wu's long-term support and care for the rights of Indigenous People's self-determination and international participation. Her friends and family were instrumental in planning and contributing to the scholarship fund.

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National Dong Hwa University - Chinese Language Center, Inauguration of the first thematic garden 「Poetry and Technology」
2020-03-30

National Dong Hwa University, Chinese Language Center was honored in inaugurating the first thematic garden 「Poetry and Technology」on March 26th, which owns a perfect classic touch, along with an innovative and creative design. The origins of our thematic Garden goes back to the scholar year 「107」where a completely new course (The Scientific Rhapsody of the "Book of Songs" ) took place in the first semester which covered two different professional fields covering《Ancient Chinese Poetry》and technology. Course's lessons are given by professor Chia-Wen, Chu from the College of Humanities and Social Science, along with Professor Shiow-yang Wu from the College of Science and Technology. Warmly human with garden scenery poems, also with modern high technology as Big data, AR, VR, AI (Artificial Intelligence) and wide broadband mobile internet combined together. Driving students into the Literature and Science Information fields connection, giving more opportunities to have an education which encourages creative thinking and talented people.

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Fu-Mei Wu Memorial Scholarship Launched
2020-03-17

The Center for International Indigenous Affairs’ Fu-Mei Wu Memorial Scholarship now available! Founded by members of the late Mrs. Fu-Me Wu Hsu’ family and friends, the scholarship is a tribute to Mrs. Fu-Mei Wu Hsu’s outstanding contribution to indigenous self-determination and international cultural exchanges. Center for International Indigenous Affairs (CIIA) of National Dong Hwa University is the organization entrusted by scholarship founders for it’s administration.

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National Dong Hwa University Chinese Language Center 2019 Chinese Calligraphy and Winter Solstice Celebration and Christmas Eve Gift Exchange
2020-01-01

Chinese Language Center - National Dong Hwa University, held a couple of cultural activities in December, all for International students in campus. One of the activities aimed to gather together to celebrate Winter Solstice and at the same time experience Chinese calligraphy. On Christmas Eve, a Gift exchange and Christmas celebration took place at CLC. All the students who had the opportunity to join us had an unforgettable Christmas Eve by joining the games arranged for the participants.

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Multi-culture exchange between NDHU - Chinese Language Center and Zhong Zheng Elementary School
2019-12-27

It was the first time that NDHU - Chinese Language Center work along with the school Zhongzheng Elementary School located in Hualien city. A local multi-culture exchange took place on the days december 18th and 21st by holding different activities on both days between International students and Zhong Zheng elementary school students. It was a total of 24 attendants, from 10 different countries, all of them as students of CLC - Seasonal Chinese language course. Among the countries represented: Japan, Vietnam, Thailand, Indonesia, Italy, the United States, St. Vincent, St. Christopher and Nevis, Colombia, India. 12 elementary school students received CLC students with arms wide open and were the hosts for the 2-days activity. Among the 12 students, fourth, fifth and sixth grade participated together.

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Indigenous Language Revitalization Experience Exchange between Taiwan and Australia
2019-11-21

Center of International Indigenous Affairs (CIIA) hosted two members, Joyce Bonner and Leonora Adidi, of the musical collaboration project, Yamani, to have a forum and visit communities with Deputy Director Susan Moore(莫蘇善)from Australia Office in Taiwan and members from Reconciliation Subcommittee of Indigenous Historical Justice and Transitional Justice Committee on November 6th and 7th, 2019. Together, they responded to UN's Year of Indigenous Languages and the challenges it is faced with.

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Sabah Law Society Members Paying Visit to Discuss Indigenous Rights
2019-11-04

Center of International Indigenous Affairs (CIIA) has been dedicated to supporting National Dong Hwa University's (NDHU) internalization since its foundation in the year of 2014. In conformance with the academic goal and spirits of the College of Indigenous Studies (CIS), CIIA has made a lot of excellent achievements in the field of international exchanges. Along with the academic exchanges and cooperation with experts and researchers from New Zealand, Australia, Canada, the USA, Hawaii, Finland, Norway, and so on, CIIA also focuses on the exchanges of experiences of rights from different indigenous peoples over the world. The Director of CIIA, Bavaragh Dagalomai / Jolan Hsieh (謝若蘭), paid her visit to and had a speech at Sabah Law Society's Conference in Malaysia earlier this year and got an enthusiastic response. Active interaction with dialogue came after Prof. Hsieh's speech, the members of Sabah Law Society showed highly interested in indigenous rights in Taiwan. This month, they formed a delegation including four respectful Datuks, judges and lawyers to come to Taiwan with the intention of a further and deeper exchange and discussion of indigenous rights with the aid of CIIA.

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Great success in rafting trip for Foreign students - Chinese language center, National Dong Hwa University
2019-10-28

A 2 days rafting trip was held by NDHU - Chinese language center on October 5th-6th. All the foreign students that participated in this activity expressed their acceptance and satisfaction towards all the arrangements made. Among all the nationalities we had: Italy, Thailand, Japanese, France, Vietnam and Korea. All the participants were excited and looking forward to the trip ahead and at the same time, on the way to the Rafting center in Ruisui, all foreign students were amazed by the outstanding landscape that could be appreciated.

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Intercollegiate Cooperation Setting foot in Finland to Have an Academic Exchange on International Human Rights
2019-09-24

Professors of National Dong Hwa University (NDHU), Dr. William Hui-Yen Hsu (徐揮彥,Chairperson of Institute of Financial and Economic law in College of Humanity and Social Science) and Dr. Jolan Hsieh / Bavaragh Dagalomai (謝若蘭,Director, Center of International Indigenous Affairs in College of Indigenous Studies) , were invited to participate in series of international human rights forums as well as academic exchanges to Finland at the University of Helsinki and Åbo Akademi University in Truku early this month. Their visit and exchanges with local universities have enhanced the possibility of further partnerships and cooperation.

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World Indigenous Nations Higher Education Consortium Had Been Held Successfully in Taiwan
2019-08-29

World Indigenous Nations Higher Education Consortium (WINHEC), which consists of eight nations, was presided by Dr. Bavaragh Dagalomai (Jolan Hsieh, 謝若蘭), the director of Center of International Indigenous Affairs, College of Indigenous Studies, in Taiwan this year from 28th July to 2nd August, 2019. The duration of WINHEC 2019, including pre-meeting day, were six days in total. Over a hundred of participants who came as scholars, educators, and many local and foreign youths and elders who have been dedicated and interested in the area of indigenous education came from different nations worldwide and gathered together to discuss issues of indigenous education. This year, the election of new co-chair which is a three-year term position also took place in WINHEC 2019 in Taiwan. Dr. Jolan Hsieh was recommended by the representatives of member nation as the new co-chair. With the current chair, Dr. Elmer Guy from Navajo Technical University, they will lead WINHEC together in the succeeding years.

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Awards for Those Who Dedicated to Indigenous Education in World Indigenous Nations Higher Education Consortium
2019-08-29

The Annual General Meeting of World Indigenous Nations Higher Education Consortium was successfully ended on 2nd August. During the consortium, WINHEC Circle of Honours were awarded to those who have been dedicated to education in the banquet night in Farglory Hotel.

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Namoh Rata Receiving Honorary Doctorate from The World Indigenous Nations University
2019-08-28

Each member country of World Indigenous Nations Higher Education Consortium (WINHEC) nominates their honorary doctorates who have been through lifelong meritorious academic endeavors for the benefit of their own indigenous peoples to World Indigenous Nations University (WINU). And the awards are given in the annual consortium to praise their endeavors and thank their humble dedication. The nominees of this years are in a total number of nine: one from Alaska, two from Norway, two from Hawaii, three from Australia, and one from Taiwan. The nominee as well as the recipient of Honorary Doctorate from Taiwan goes to Amis teacher, Namoh Rata.

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CSIE International Students Spread Blessings to Orchid Island
2019-07-25

Starting in 2011, the Department of Computer Science & Information Engineering(Dept. of CSIE)of National Dong Hwa University(NDHU)established its English-taught Bachelor, Master and Ph.D. degree programs for international students, and had been committed to international accreditation and cooperation in order to provide the best learning environment. Currently, the CSIE department includes international students from five different continents, with alumni spread around the world.

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Professors of Top Universities from New Zealand Came for a Visit and Exchange for Future Cooperation in Indigenous Studies
2019-07-17

Center for Internaitonal Indigenous Affairs (hereinafter referred to as CIIA) hosted Dr. Linda Waimarie Nikora and her accompanies for visiting local communities and engaging in exchanges of local issues. Being their first time visiting Taiwan, the visit consisting of abundant experiences and fruitful conversations resulted in further willingness of cooperation on both parties.

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Administrators at University of Ottawa Visited NDHU in Talks for Future Inter-collegiate Collaboration
2019-07-03

With the hope of promoting actual collaboration with aborigines abroad on academic research, NDHU's Center of International Indigenous Affairs (CIIA), managing to take advantage of its uniqueness and its mission, signed a memorandum on off-site courses, which are meant to allow visiting students opportunities to appreciate local Taiwanese culture through interaction with Taiwanese students, lectures by instructors with expertise and exposure to tribal activities.

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Dept of Computer Science & Information Engineering 2019 Undergraduate Independent Study Graduation Exhibition demonstrated students' creative ingenuity and development ability
2019-06-11

The Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering (Dept of CSIE) at National Dong Hwa University hosted its 「Undergraduate Independent Study Graduation Exhibition」on May 31st, 2019 at the Science & Engineering Building II, Room A337. A total of 26 teams of CSIE domestic and foreign students participated in this exhibition. Teams were subdivided into"Multimedia and Intelligence Applications" and "Network and System Applications" groups. The exhibition was open to the public, and crowded with many students and professors.

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Taiwan – Aotearoa New Zealand Connection and Partnership
2019-05-28

The Center for International Indigenous Affairs (CIIA) of National Dong Hwa University (NDHU) received the guests from Aotearoa New Zealand on April 20 to 22: Hon. Te Ururoa Flavell, the Chief Executive Officer of Te Wānanga o Aotearoa; Eddie Walker, the liaison to the Taiwan-Aotearoa Connection; and Basil Tapuke, the General Manager Trusts for Te Tumu Paeroa. With the visits to indigenous communities and meetings with related organizations and institutions, the friendship between Taiwan and Aotearoa New Zealand has been established more firmly.

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Understand the Past, March toward the Future: Truth and Reconciliation of Indigenous Peoples in Canada and Taiwan
2019-04-17

The Director of Canada's National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation(NCTR), Ry Moran, was invited by the Canadian Trade Office in Taipei(CTOT)to visit Taiwan from March 24-27 to share his experience in promoting indigenous justice and reconciliation in Canada. During his visit, Moran paid a courtesy call at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Council of Indigenous Peoples and joined the Public Lecture Series: Truth and Reconciliation in Canada and Taiwan, a series of events at National Dong Hwa University(NDHU)in Hualien on March 25 and 26 organized by the NDHU Center for International Indigenous Affairs(CIIA)and the Taiwan Presidential Office Indigenous Historical Justice and Transitional Justice Committee("the Indigenous Transitional Justice Committee"), featuring film screening and discussion, topical lectures, and indigenous tribal tours so as to encourage more in-depth conversation and room for future cooperation between Taiwan and Canada.

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Nordic Scholars Visited NDHU for Future Collaboration
2019-03-07

The Center for International Indigenous Affairs(CIIA)at National Dong Hwa University(NDHU)recently hosted a number of visiting scholars from Northern Europe.

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Indigenous Legal Rights and the Southbound Connection
2019-01-29

CIIA Director Dr. Jolan Hsieh (Bavaragh Dagalomai, 謝若蘭), was invited as a speaker to the Borneo Rainforest Law Conference earlier this month. The conference was a phenomenal success with over 350 participants, all agreeing that the conference theme of Indigenous Rights is timely and important for both the region and around the world.

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NDHU Doctoral Student Presented at the International Conference
2018-12-20

The biennial International Indigenous Research Conference (IIRC) and Ka Haka 2018 was held by Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga, New Zealand's Māori Centre for Research Excellence (NPM / NZMCRE), in mid-November. Indigenous researchers from all parts of the world attended and shared their fruitful research and knowledge.

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An NDHU Team Experienced “Kāupapa Māori” through a Cultural Immersion Study Abroad Program
2018-12-07

The College of Indigenous Studies (CIS) at the National Dong Hwa University (NDHU) in partnership with Te Whare Wānanga o Awanuiārangi (TWWoA) and Te Wānanga a Aotearoa (TWoA) organized a study abroad team to Aotearoa New Zealand in early November. This study abroad group had the specific learning objectives of gaining a Māori-centered immersion education experience, which included professors, staff, students, and future educators as members.

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The Community of Self - learning in Dong Hwa University Practicing Innovative Hand - writing Teaching
2018-12-06

The self-learning community by Teaching for Excellence Project at National Dong Hwa University was grouped with a goal to create an encouraging environment for students to enhance their motivation to practice self-learning. This year, the Schoolwork Improvement Team was hosted by Wang, Zi-Yu and other students from the Department of Special Education. Lin, Guan-Jie, who is now studying in the M.A. Program of the Department of Chinese Language and Literature, was invited as the instructor. Lin said that "the part-whole relation" was the core of the courses in this semester and the courses were innovated in three aspects:

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Taiwan to Host WINHEC’s Annual General Meeting in 2019
2018-11-27

The 2018 Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the World Indigenous Nations Higher Education Consortium (WINHEC) just ended this September. Since its inception in 2002, the WINHEC has been a crucial partner with those working on international indigenous higher education. Having been actively establishing contact and communication with the WINHEC over the past year or so, Professor Jolan Hsieh (Bavaragh Dagalomai / 謝若蘭) successfully regained the membership of the WINHEC and became the country representative.

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2018 Forum Series on Indigenous Education in Taiwan, Aotearoa and Australia
2018-11-27

The Center for International Indigenous Affairs (CIIA) has been serving since its establishment in 2014 to dedicatedly and committedly promote academic cooperation between international and Taiwan's indigenous peoples. The CIIA, the Department of Ethnic Relations and Cultures of the National Dong Hwa University and the Hualien Tribal College planned and held jointly the '2018 Forum Series on Indigenous Education in Taiwan, Aotearoa and Australia,' at the end of October. The 2-day forum became a huge success and yielded a fruitful discussion.

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Canadian Lesson and Experience – NDHU Students Visit First Nations
2018-11-23

In early October, Professor Jolan Hsieh(Bavaragh Dagalomai / 謝若蘭), Director of the Center for International Indigenous Affairs(CIIA)led a group of students from College of Indigenous Studies to visit Canada for a two-week field research course. The group went to the traditional territory of the First Nations in Ontario and participated in the traditional Hall Harvest held by local indigenous communities and educational institutions. The group also attended the Culturally Responsive Teaching and Learning workshops co-hosted by University of Toronto to acquire the first-hand experience of integrating the indigenous knowledge system into different educational levels. Kulas Umo(谷拉斯.吾木), winner of the 2018 Dr. Y.T. LIN Scholarship(林又新博士紀念獎學金), said that he had been deeply impressed by the profound integration of various issues of the First Nations, such as fishing, hunting, education, contracting and so on, into everyday life and pedagogy.

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The Chinese language center from Dong Hwa University held a Cultural camp for international students
2018-10-16

Chinese Language Center of National Dong Hwa University, in order to let foreign students of our school experience the beauty and diversity of different cultures, held a Cultural camp on October 13th. The activities including visiting Feng-Lin town, Principal's Dream Factory and forestry cultural park "Lin-Tian Shan", and also DIY cloth dying. For a sweet ending, students enjoyed ice cream at the Sugar Factory at Guang-Fu. We had 130 attendants from 21 countries including United States, France, Thailand, Vietnam, eSwatini, Guatemala, etc. When our students were getting ready to take the first group photo at Feng-Lin Hakka Cultural Museum, it seemed as if we were the miniature United Nations. We also receive warm welcoming from the other visitors and the local people there.

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2018 Dr. Y.T. LIN Memorial Scholarship Recipients Announced!
2018-09-27

Recipients of the 2018 Dr. Y.T. LIN Memorial Scholarship have been announced. The Center for International Indigenous Affairs(CIIA)have announced the recipients of the 2018 Dr. Y.T. Lin Memorial Scholarship today(Sep. 20th 2018). The recipients are Kulas‧Umo(Amis)and Lregan Pakawyan(Pinuyumayan). Both are studying at the College of Indigenous Studies(CIS)at National Dong Hwa University(NDHU). Each recipient was awarded a certificate with a scholarship of NT$30,000(US$1,000).

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The Chinese Language Center of Dong Hwa University conducted a splendid ending for its Chinese Summer Camp
2018-09-05

The Chinese Language center of National Dong Hwa University has committed to promote Chinese teaching, generating multiple Chinese courses. Besides starting a regular seasonal Chinese course, two Chinese camps were held on the last summer vacation 2018. On July 24th , the Chinese language center held the Chinese culture summer camp. After starting the camp, on July 3rd one more summer camp had been holding with an splendid ending on August 25th. On August 24th an fending ceremony was taking place where a mixed of feelings were among the participants, the sorrow of leaving, the excitement of finishing one more learning process and also not wanted to leave Taiwan just to mention a couple of them. The sound of their voices signing and with tears in their eyes, it could let anyone see the deep memories they will have forever.

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Te Ururoa Flavell as Te Taiurungi (CEO) of Te Wānanga o Aotearoa
2018-08-28

Te Ururoa Flavell, former Māori Party co-leader has taken up the new role as Te Taiurungi (CEO) at Te Wānanga o Aotearoa (TWoA); one of Aotearoa – New Zealand's largest tertiary institutions. Flavell, who had been a secondary school principal and head of another whare wānanga before entering politics said his passion had always been in education and kaupapa Māori.

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Taiwan – Aotearoa, New Zealand Connection Project “He waka eke noa - We’re in this together”
2018-08-09

Mr. Eddie Walker, Liaison for the Taiwan - Aotearoa New Zealand Connection project, visited Taiwan recently. Mr. Walker who has tribal affiliations with Ngati Kahu, Te Rarawa and Ngāpuhi, is a Digital Platform Architect at Te Wānanga o Aotearoa - one of the largest adult education institutions in New Zealand. He has been involved with many international indigenous groups such as North American Indigenous Peoples, Ainu of Japan, Peoples of Peru and Bolivia. He has kindly offered to help build similar reciprocal relationships with the indigenous peoples of Taiwan.

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Guarding indigenous peoples and traditional territory:A global solidarity effort
2018-07-04

The Center for International Indigenous Affairs (CIIA) at NDHU invited Native American Director Myron Dewey (Newe-Numah/Paiute-Shoshone) and indigenous rights attorney Patrick Kincaid (Cheyenne) to Hualien for film screening and workship. Following the screening of Myron's directorial film Awake, A Dream from Standing Rock and a vibrant Q & A session, a socail gathering was hosted by CIIA for students, faculty members and community memebrs to continue and deepen the discussion about enviornmental justice issues.

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Really Deserved!Taiwan - New Zealand Connection Project was selected for the 2018 Successful Bilateral Exchange Program!
2018-06-29

The "Taiwan – New Zealand Aotearoa Indigenous Higher Education Connection" Project from National Dong Hwa University (NDHU) has been selected as 2018 Successful Bilateral Exchange in Colleges and Universities case.

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2018 Department of Computer Science Senior Project Exhibition
2018-06-13

National Dong Hwa University Department of Computer Science senior project exhibition was held on the 3rd Floor of Engineering Building II on June 1st, 2018, with a total of 31 teams participated in this exhibition. The exhibition was divided into 2 categories. Program of Multimedia and Intelligent Computing and Program of Network and System. All teachers and students were welcome to visit.

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On the Integration of Holistic Education and Handwriting Program at Dong Hwa University
2018-05-28

Center for Teaching Excellence at National Dong Hwa University administered Autonomous Learning Program, providing resources for students to have diverse and flexible accesses to learning and practicing outside the formal curriculum. Taking advantages of this program, Huang, You Zhen, Li, Jia Jing, Li, Ni Zhen and other students at the Department of Special Education initiated Handwriting Practicing and Potential Development Program. After discussing with the instructor, Lin, Guan Jie, they decided three core goals of this program: autonomous action, interactive communication, and societal participation.

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Deputy Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis, the Honourable Shawn K. Richards visited National Dong Hwa University
2018-05-28

In response to Taiwan's Government's invitation, Deputy Prime Minister of The Federation Saint Christopher and Nevis (also known as The Federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis, or The Federation), the Honorable Shawn Richards, and the delegation of five representatives, visit Taiwan on behalf of The Federation Government.

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Austronesian Women,s Workshop: Participation in International Affairs
2018-05-15

Indigenous women in Taiwan have achieved much success in international exchanges in professional fields such as academic research, arts and cultures as well social participation. On May 5th, 2018, the Center for International Indigenous Affairs hosted an 'Women in International Affairs Workshop: A Spring Celebrating of Austronesian Sisterhood', bringing together different generations of women working on various indigenous issues to speak about their experiences in dialogue with one another.

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Indigenous Peoples' Higher Education and New Zealand Connection
2018-04-13

Given the demand for indigenous education against the backdrop of transitional justice, Pasuya Poiconu, Dean of the College of Indigenous Studies at National Dong Hwa University accepted a commission from Indigenous Peoples Council to assess the possibility of establishing the National Taiwan Indigenous University. This project consists of Sifo Lakaw (Pangcah), who in his role as the CEO of Hualien Indigenous Community College has built long-term connections with education institutes in New Zealand, as a research follow; Dr. Awi Mona (Seediq) and Dr. Cheng-hsien Yang, both with extensive research and practical experiences with education, as co-project investigators.

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Press Release for 'Austronesian Reconnection: Taiwan-Aotearoa Indigenous Education Forum'
2017-12-18

The Center of International Indigenous Affairs (CIIA) affiliated with the College of Indigenous Studies (CIS) at National Dong Hwa University (NDHU) invited two Māori guests from New Zealand, Nepia Winiata, Executive Director of Education Delivery Services at Te Wānanga o Aotearoa (TWoA), and Dr. Te Kani Kingi, Executive Director of Research and Innovation at Te Whare Wānanga o Awanuiārangi (TWWoA), to join a series of academic events for 'Austronesian Reconnection : Taiwan-Aotearoa Indigenous Education Forum' held from 12th to 15th December 2017.

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Penmanship Practicing Motivates Potential Development From Handwriting to Spiritual Enlightenment
2017-12-04

The 1st Student Autonomous Group Learning Program, administered by the Center for Teaching Excellence, National Dong Hwa University, encourages students to learn and practice through multiple sources and channels outside regular courses. Sponsored by the Autonomous Learning Program, Guo, Yan-Jun from the Department of Sinophone Literatures and Xuan, Hao-Ping from the Department of Education and Human Potentials Development together with five more students started the ten-week intensive courses of Handwriting Practicing Program. The instructor, Lin, Guan-Jie, personally designed the courses and used his self-edited materials for instruction. Moreover, Professor Lee, Shew-Hua at the Department of Chinese and Chen, Tien-Chiu at the Department of Education and Human Potentials Development were invited as the course consultant.

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Press release for Taiwan-Aotearoa Connection Workshop
2017-12-01

The Center of International Indigenous Affairs(CIIA)held the 'Taiwan-Aotearoa Connection' Workshop on Nov. 24th at the College of Indigenous Studies(CIS), NDHU. The workshop, hosted by Professor Pasuya Poiconx(浦忠成), Dean of CIS, was an occasion to showcase the fruitful results of the 'Taiwan-Aotearoa Connection: South-bound Indigenous Education' project.

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'TW-NZ Connection' Project
2017-11-14

A team of the 'Taiwan-Aotearoa Connection' project, organized by the Center for International Indigenous Affairs(CIIA), National Dong Hwa University(NDHU, TAIWAN), visited New Zealand from Oct. 27 - Nov. 7, 2017. This project is commissioned by the Ministry of Education under President Tsai's 'New South-Bound' policy to promote and deepen partnership between higher education institutes between Taiwan and New Zealand. Members of this team include faculty members, postdoctoral fellow, staff and PhD students of the College of Indigenous Studies(CIS).

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2017 International Culture Exposition at Remote Elementary School
2017-06-08

Over a long period of time, Dong Hwa University has offered full-English courses for international students to promote internationalization of the campus. The English - taught course "Introduction of Taiwan" is one of the courses that is offered for all undergraduate students. The instructor of the course is Dr. Cheng - Hsiung Lu who is always willing to present Taiwan cultures and international understanding via cross - cultural curriculum in his class. Furthermore, the teaching results are transformed into presentable cross - cultural event held at the remote schools to display extravaganza of diverse cultures for schoolchildren, Taiwanese and international students.

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2017 Taiwan、Japan Culture Workshop Shiny Inaugurated
2017-03-23

"Taiwan、Japan Culture Workshop" was held at Education College on March 15, 2017. This event was sponsored by Hsing Wu University, Kyoai Gakuen University, and National Dong Hwa University. With the resources of three universities, international cultural communication is linked accordingly. The invited honorable guests include Dr. Ming - Chou Liu, Chair of Education Department; Dr. Te - Sheng Chang, Vice Dean of Academic Affairs; Dr. Chin - Wen Fan, Dean of Education College; Dr. Chin - Peng Chu, Vice President who is also invited to make the opening remarks.

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International Culture Performance at the Remote Indigenous School
2016-12-19

To promote general education at Dong Hwa University, the English - taught course "Introduction of Taiwan" is offered for all undergraduate students. The instructor of the course is Dr. Cheng - Hsiung Lu who is devoted to enhance Taiwan cultures and international understanding via cross - cultural curriculum in his class. Further, the teaching results are transformed into presentable cross - cultural event held at the remote schools to showcase the global village awareness of the schoolchildren and establish the communication bridge between Taiwanese and international students.

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2016-06-08 As a course in the general education of Dong Hwa University, the English - taught course "Introduction of Taiwan" is offered for all undergraduate students. The instructor of the course is Dr. Cheng - Hsiung Lu who is devoted to promote Taiwanese cultures and international understanding via cross - cultural curriculum in his class. ...   <Detail>
Cultural Exposition Performed at Ping-He Junior High School
2015-12-30 The full-English class "Introduction of Taiwan" is a course under general education which combines international and Taiwanese students to make cultural performance at Ping-He junior high school. ...   <Detail>
Classroom to Classroom Connection Between Taiwan and Indonesia
2014-06-26 As an activity in the course of Instructional System Design, Dr. Cheng-Hsiung Lu offers a teaching online activity, which is implemented by Yeni Rachmawati(PGPAUD-UPI lecturer)who is currently a Ph.D. student in Curriculum Design and Human Potentials Development Department. ...   <Detail>
2014 Intercultural Extravaganza at the Remote School
2014-06-04 As a course in the general education of Dong Hwa University, the English-taught course “Introduction of Taiwan" is offered for all undergraduate students. The instructor of the course is Dr. Cheng-Hsiung Lu who is devoted to promote Taiwanese cultures and international understanding via cross-cultural curriculum in his class. ...   <Detail>
International Workshop for Students Practicum in Singapore
2013-12-30 To promote intercultural communication, Dept. of Curriculum Design & Human Potentials Development as well as Center for Teaching Excellence jointly held “International Workshop for Students Practicum in Singapore”. ...   <Detail>
Cross - Cultural Exposition at the Remote School
2013-12-17 The English-taught course “Introduction of Taiwan” is offered under the general education of Dong Hwa University. ...   <Detail>
International Culture Show Performed at the Elementary School
2013-05-29 The full - English class "Introduction of Taiwan" is a course under general education which combines international and Taiwanese students to make cultural performance at the elementary school. ...   <Detail>
International Workshop for Taiwanese and Foreign Students to Share Their Cultures
2012-12-26

”The 2012 international workshop for NDHU students to visit Singapore” is held on December 14, which is sponsored by the Ministry of Education, Taiwan. In the workshop, 17 Taiwanese students who are minored in teacher education cultivation program are selected for overseas practicum in the winter vacation 2013, and 9 foreign students participate in this event with showcase of Indonesia, Mongolia, Poland, Burkina Faso, Gambia, Singapore, and Belize. The embedded theme of international culture communication is designed by Dr. Cheng-Hsiung Lu, Department of Curriculum, to promote participants’ cultural awareness at the global setting. Thus, during the workshop, foreign students introduce their countries before their national flags, and Taiwanese students explain and create games of Taiwanese cultures such as shuttle cock, diabolo, Gods and worshipping procedures in the temple to act out activities with their foreign counterparts. As a result, both student parties enjoy a wonderful occasion to get across many different boundaries of cultures.

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Material Sciences Professor Yen-Hsun Su's Research Featured on Cover of Applied Physics Letters
2012-10-26 In the film Avatar, the plants on Moon Pandora impressed the audience with their ability to glow and communicate. This might also be possible for the plants on Earth! As suggested in a recent study from the National Dong Hwa University, in plants' photosynthetic process in the natural world, optical signals can be transmitted between antenna dye molecules. ...   <Detail>
Physics Professor Yuan-Ron Ma and His Team Invited to Review Recent Developments of 1D Metal-Oxide Nanostructures in Advanced Functional Materials
2012-10-22 Yuan-Ron Ma, Professor of Physics at the National Dong Hwa University, with the research team he leads, has concentrated on the study of one-dimensional (1D) metal-oxide nanostructures in recent years and published papers in a few internationally renowned academic journals. ...   <Detail>
Shuttle Bus - It’s free  from April 14,2012 to June 24,2012 .
2012-04-13 In order to encourage teachers and students taking shuttle buses, the fare will be free from April 14th 2012 to June 24th 2012. The schedule and route are not changed. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Mr. Huang of General Affairs Office at 03-863-2320 or email:ndhubus@gmail.com ...   <Detail>
2012-02-03 My inauguration was originally scheduled for January 22nd, 2012. January 22nd is Chinese New Year's Eve. The date holds a special meaning to me. On January 27th 1987 (which was the Chinese New Year's Eve that year), twenty-five years ago, I discovered the YBCO high temperature superconductor in our lab in Huntsville, Alabama. This discovery changed my life. ...   <Detail>
2011-11-09
NDHU Students Win at 2011 i-ONE   National Dong Hwa University (NDHU) students of the Department of Electrical Engineering won champion in the College and Above Group at the 2011 i-ONE International Instrument Innovation Competition.
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2011-10-04
NDHU President-elect, Prof. Maw-Kuen Wu.   Prof. Maw-Kuen Wu was elected as the 6th President of National Dong Hwa University (NDHU) by the President Selection Committee on October 4, 2011.
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2011-09-19
NDHU Welcomes Overseas Students to its Family   Over 100 overseas students attended an Orientation for International and Exchange Students at National Dong Hwa University (NDHU) on September 19, 2011 to celebrate the beginning of their campus life here.
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2011-09-09
Important Notice: Postpone of Semester beginning from Sep. 19 to Sep. 26.   Important Notice: Postponement of Fall Semester 2011
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2011-08-31
NDHU Student Win Silver at 2011 Universiade   National Dong Hwa University (NDHU) student won a silver medal in the Universiade held at Shenzhen in August 2011.
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2011-06-12
2011 Graduation Ceremony   National Dong Hwa University (NDHU) held its graduation ceremony on June 11, 2011. The ceremony took place at the Meilun campus in the morning and at the Shoufeng campus in the afternoon.
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2011-06-09
General Education Teaching Exposition   The General Education course, “Introduction of Taiwan”, held its teaching exposition at Hualien Ming Yi Primary School on June 7, 2011.
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2011-05-13
NDHU Students Win at National Intercollegiate Athletic Games   National Dong Hwa University (NDHU) students achieved brilliant results at the 2011 National Intercollegiate Athletic Games, amassing three gold, four silver, and two bronze medals and also breaking the record in Men’s Open Archery.
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2011-05-09
NDHU Student Wins Essay Competition   National Dong Hwa University (NDHU) student, Ya-Xin Hwang, won the first prize in The Beauty of Taiwan, a competition by the Eagle Club in the United States.
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2011-05-05
Nobel Laureate Professor Yuan-Tseh Lee Speaks at NDHU   Nobel Laureate in Chemistry, Professor Yuan-Tseh Lee, gave a lecture entitled “Energy, Environment and Human’s Future” on May 2, 2011, at National Dong Hwa University (NDHU).
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2011-04-12
NDHU Students Achieve Brilliant Results at 2011 National Student Music Contest   National Dong Hwa University (NDHU) students of the Department of Music achieved brilliant result at the 2011 National Student Music Contest.
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2011-03-29
NDHU Selected to 2011 International Youth Ambassador Program   Organized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the International Youth Ambassador Program aims at strengthening Taiwan’s bilateral relations with allies. The program enables students to befriend peoples from different parts of the world and showcase the culture of Taiwan. The 2011 International Youth Ambassador Program attracted 107 proposals, out of which 37 were selected.
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2010-11-29
NDHU Student Wins Bronze at Asian Games  

National Dong Hwa University (NDHU) student, Chia-Chun Sung, won a bronze medal in Archery, Men’s Individual, at the 16th Asian Games in Guangzhou on November 24, 2010.

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2010-11-29
NDHU CIS Dancing Team Wins National Intercollegiate Indigenous Dancing Awards  

The dancing team of the College of Indigenous Studies (CIS), National Dong Hwa University (NDHU), won overall champion, champion in traditional dance, and 2nd runner-up in creative dance, at the 5th National Intercollegiate Indigenous Dancing Contest on November 27, 2010. The team was also awarded with the honor of Supremacy in Indigenous Dance.

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2010-11-06
NDHU Confers Honorary Degree  

National Dong Hwa University (NDHU) conferred an honorary doctorate upon Mr Nan-Jun Yang on November 6, 2010, in recognition of his outstanding contributions to academic and cultural advancement.

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2010-10-30
 

Athlete of National Dong Hwa University (NDHU) Orienteering Team won 1st in the 3rd National Secondary Schools Orienteering Contest held on October 30, 2010, in Taoyuan.

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2010-10-22
NDHU Athletes Win in Orienteering  

National Dong Hwa University (NDHU) Orienteering Team demonstrated outstanding performance at the 2010 National Chung Cheng Cup Orienteering Contest held on October 17, 2010, in National Chung Cheng University.

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2010-10-15
 

National Dong Hwa University (NDHU) and Taiwan Economic Association (TEA) jointly held a symposium entitled “Industrial Policy in the Next 10 Years and Opportunities and Prospects for Eastern Industries” on October 15, 2010, at NDHU.

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2010-10-04
NDHU Students Achieve Brilliant Results at 15th Computer Olympiad  

National Dong Hwa University (NDHU) students of the Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering (CSIE) achieved brilliant results at the 15th Computer Olympiad, amassing four gold and two silver medals. This record is the best ever accomplished result in this contest for both NDHU and Taiwan.

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2010-07-05
Exhibition of Artwork by Chongqing University and NDHU Students  

An exhibition on artwork by students of Chongqing University and National Dong Hwa University (NDHU) was held from July 5 - 6, 2010 at the Art Building of NDHU Meilun campus.

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2010-06-25
Nobel Laureate Professor Oliver Williamson Speaks at NDHU  

Nobel Laureate in Economic Sciences, Professor Oliver E. Williamson, gave a Distinguished Lecture entitled “Transaction Cost Economics: Past, Present and Beyond” on June 25, 2010, at National Dong Hwa University (NDHU).

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2010-06-07
Nobel Laureate Professor Osheroff Speaks at NDHU  

Nobel Laureate in Physics, Professor Douglas D. Osheroff, gave a Distinguished Lecture entitled “Richard Feynman: His Life and His Contributions to Science” on June 7, 2010, at National Dong Hwa University (NDHU).

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2010-05-31
Taiwan Scientists Advance Technology Used for Quantitative Measurement of Nano-/microparticle Uptake by Cells   A Taiwan research team has developed a new approach for investigating the amount of nano-/microparticles taken up by mammalian cells.
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2010-04-22
Nobel Laureate Xingjian Gao Speaks at NDHU Seminar  

Nobel Laureate in Literature, Mr Xingjian Gao, spoke at a seminar entitled “Literature - the Consciousness of Language” on April 22, 2010, organized by the College of Humanities and Social Sciences, National Dong Hwa University (NDHU).

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2010-03-17
Nobel Laureate Professor Robert Grubbs speaks at NDHU  

Nobel Laureate in Chemistry, Professor Robert H. Grubbs, gave a Distinguished Lecture entitled “From Sputnik to Metathesis” on March 17, 2010, at National Dong Hwa University (NDHU).

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2010-01-22
Australia-Taiwan Indigenous Dance and Music Exchange Workshop  

An Australia-Taiwan Indigenous Dance and Music Exchange Workshop was held on January 21, 2010, at National Dong Hwa University (NDHU) between the Nunukul Yuggera Aboriginal Dancers of Australia and the dancing team of the College of Indigenous Studies, NDHU.

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2009-12-14
Tuvalu Minister of Education Visits NDHU  

The Minister of Education of Tuvalu, Hon. Falesa Pitoi, visited National Dong Hwa University (NDHU) on December 16, 2009. He was invited by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs for an official visit to Taiwan.

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2009-12-03
NDHU CIS Dancing Team - Wins National Intercollegiate Indigenous Dancing Awards  

The dancing team of the College of Indigenous Studies (CIS), National Dong Hwa University (NDHU), won the overall champion, champion in traditional dance, and champion in creative dance, of the 4th National Intercollegiate Indigenous Dancing Contest on November 28, 2009.

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2009-10-19
Professor Ruay-Shiung Chang Receives Outstanding IT Elite Award  

Professor Ruay-Shiung Chang, Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering, also the Vice-President of National Dong Hwa University (NDHU), is to receive Outstanding IT Elite Award of 2009 IT Month. The award presentation ceremony will be held on November 28, 2009.

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2009-09-30
NDHU Assists Typhoon Morakot Affected Communities and Schools   In the wake of the devastation by Typhoon Morakot to Taiwan, National Dong Hwa
University (NDHU) voluntarily participated in relief work to the typhoon-battered communities.
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