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May 24, 2012

President Ma Ying-jeou (馬英九) meets with distinguished U-M alumna

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Taipei, Taiwan, Thursday, May 24, 2012. - President Ma Ying-jeou of Taiwan meets with Jiu-hwa Lo Upshur (羅久華, 羅家倫次女) and praises her for establishing a US$1 million endowed fellowship for Taiwanese graduate students at the University of Michigan. Jiu-hwa Lo Upshur received a PhD in history from the University of Michigan in 1972. She was a Barbour scholar at U-M, as was her mother Djang Wei-djen (張維楨).

In picture (L-R): Jiu-hwa Lo Upshur, Ma Ying-jeou, and Janet Weiss (Dean of U-M Rackham Graduate School).

Press release from the Office of the President can be found here.

Posted by zzhu at May 24, 2012 05:44 AM