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  1. Thousands seeking to master their education

    Posted Nov 15th 2003, 12:00am by Sally Course

    ... biodiversity conservation, psychology and Chinese literature on courses offered by numerous local, mainland and overseas higher education institutions. Take Leung Kwok-hung, a medical technologist in the Department of Pathology at Queen Elizabeth Hospital. For Mr Leung, it was the chance to enhance professional knowledge that led him to join the first batch of students on the Master of Science ...

  2. Graduates kept on file to improve jobless rate

    Posted Jul 20th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... paid the agency 1,500 yuan to keep their files for three years and were allowed to retain their Guangzhou hukou, or residency. What they did not know was that the education department had asked ... at employment agencies. 'They do it for the hukou. I am aware of the practice but I've not received any complaints from students,' he said. The education department requires universities ...

  3. Faking it

    Posted Feb 25th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and Kalimantan have certificates issued by Education Department offices in Bekasi or Banten, in Jakarta, thousands of miles from their high schools, according to the commission. One revelation concerned ... letter using a different typewriter. When the commission reported the case to the police, Mr Achmad blamed the university's administrative department, claiming they must have issued him ...


    Posted Mar 06th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Nancy Wolf is visiting artist at Chinese University's Chung Chi College and artist-in-residence in the Department of Architecture. ...

  5. Hong Kong students outshine their British counterparts in GCSE exams

    Posted Aug 22nd 2003, 12:00am by Michael Gibb

    ... to continue their education overseas, particularly at British institutions. Mary Peart, head of the international secondary education department at the German Swiss International School, said teachers ... Results are twice as good as UK state schools, says principal Hong Kong students dramatically outperformed their British counterparts in the General Certificate of Secondary Education ...

  6. Eye specialist keen to offer a guiding light

    Posted Sep 11th 2004, 12:00am by Tim Metcalfe

    ... it on'. Dr Leung, an honorary clinical assistant professor for the Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences at the Chinese University, said: 'I'm fortunate enough to have had ...

  7. Give-and-take scholarship

    Posted Mar 16th 2005, 12:00am by Lilian Goh

    ... of Education (Languages) Programme (majoring in English) at the Hong Kong Institute of Education. At the presentation ceremony on Monday, she said: 'Without this scholarship, I would not have had ... Approach your own institution's student affairs department for details. ...

  8. Diplomat behind reconstruction effort makes most of a tough job

    Posted Nov 20th 2003, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... Paul Bremer. The paradox is understandable- the veteran diplomat and former US State Department official has one of the world's least-envied jobs. From the rubble of war and Saddam ... sense. Although Mr Bremer, 62, comes from the US State Department, the man he answers directly to, Defence Secretary Donald Rumsfeld, has nothing but praise, describing him as a 'friend ...

  9. Mind over matter

    Posted Nov 06th 2004, 12:00am by Linda Yeung

    ... Fears higher education will make it harder to find a husband may deter women from pursuing studies, reports Linda Yeung Prevailing sterotypes about the social role of women in Hong Kong are believed to be responsible for many bright women choosing not to take on extensive studies. The deep-seated culture that men should marry women with a similar or lower level of education could ...

  10. 'Grandfather of optometry' has his eyes on the future

    Posted May 03rd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Kevin Sinclair George Woo loves a challenge and he has found plenty. When he was seconded to Hong Kong in 1987, he was the founding head of the department of diagnostic sciences. His task was to establish the first degree course in optometry at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University. 'I was recruited to create a regulated and accepted optometry degree programme,' Professor Woo ...




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