Rupe to sponsor university chair

Whiteman, Bobbie
August 2003
Daily Variety;8/22/2003, Vol. 280 Issue 36, p11
Trade Publication
Reports that News Corp. head and StarTV owner Rupert Murdoch will finance a chair in communications at Tsinghua University in Beijing, China.


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