Yale prepares Singapore campus

Chicago Tribune, 2 Aug 2013
NEW YORK — Yale University is set to open a college in Singapore, the first foreign outpost in its 312-year history, bringing an elite brand to a country that has seen other U.S. universities come and go.
The inaugural class of 157 students at Yale-NUS starts this month at the campus, jointly run with the National University of Singapore, after a summer orientation in New Haven, Conn.
Yale-NUS is betting its liberal arts mission, endowment and local support will help it succeed where others haven't. Full story