Some Chinese Students Shun the 'Rich' Title

When some college students look at their more than 363, 341 Chinese classmates on American campuses, they think they see internationals who don't have to worry about money. Viral stories showing international students from China driving high-end cars and waving off concerns about tuition add to the stereotype.  But many Chinese students — who comprise one-third of the more than 1 million international students in the U.S. — say their families saved for years to support an education at expensive American colleges and universities.  "I prepare the tuition and fees by scrimping and saving," said Yeming Zhang, a Chinese parent who spends about $90,000 a year to send her daughter to Boston University in Massachusetts. She said she sold construction industry equipment for 10 years to save for her daughter's schooling. To lessen the burden on her family, Linda Zhou said she worked 15 hours a week as a receptionist... If you wish to read this full breaking news headline article, Some Chinese Students Shun the 'Rich' Title, simply click on 'Read full story' below, but 1st please give 'Phuket Hotel Deals' a 'LIKE' or 'SHARE' before you visit 'VOA NEWS'. Thank you Some Chinese Students Shun the 'Rich' Title


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