• Monday
  • November 24, 2014
  • Last updated: 12:34am
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Search Results

Results 1 - 9 of 9 for cultural revolution

Search results

  1. Rebel on a course to expand our horizons

    Posted Jul 12th 2003, 12:00am by Linda Yeung

    ... and Death in Shanghai, a personal account of the Cultural Revolution. Teng has supported his curriculum campaign by recruiting native-speaking English teachers and providing English learning ... cultural figures every Saturday afternoon with subjects ranging from Plato to the role of the humanities in Hong Kong - a subject dear to his heart. He said one of the frustrations with the local ...

  2. Chinese students encouraged to make African expedition

    Posted Jun 03rd 2006, 12:00am by Nora Tong

    ... to Africa rose steadily despite interruptions during the Cultural Revolution and surged since China opened its doors to the world in 1978. The 1990s saw rapid development of educational links, ... of Chinese students partly to ignorance, he said they were unaware of what Africa had to offer. Africa not only offered an array of cultures but was also home to a rich variety of landscapes, ...

  3. Leadership with a global outlook

    Posted Aug 11th 2007, 12:00am by Chris Davis

    ... programme in 1966, the same time as the mainland was embarking on its Cultural Revolution. Mr Hall said while the number of participants passing through the CUHK's MBA programmes is small ... in a cultural melting pot where they learn skills and exchange the type of knowledge that mainland companies require to expand and prosper. 'We are doing our part, but the number of MBA qualified ...

  4. The List

    Posted Apr 17th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... LG109, K.K. Leung Building, HKU. Tuesday, 3pm-5pm. [2] Visual and Visceral Connection to the Cultural Revolution- Challenges of Putting History on Film. Same venue, Thursday, 4pm-6pm. Tel: 2859 ... University. HKUST's Leung Yat Sing Lecture Theatre. Monday, 2.30pm-3.30pm. Tel: 2358 7008, or visit www.cs.ust.hk/pg/seminars/ House, Home and Family- Film Exploration of Rural Huizhou Culture ...

  5. Learning to read between the lines

    Posted Jun 09th 2007, 12:00am by Nora Tong

    ... a bell across the world and all ages. 'During the Cultural Revolution, many people in the mainland put their faith in certain values,' Professor Tam said. 'But it turned out nobody ... own self and understand other cultures and ways of life,' said Professor Tam, who assumed the position at OpenU early this year after teaching at the department of English of the Chinese ...

  6. In hot pursuit of academic excellence

    Posted Sep 30th 2004, 12:00am by Virginia Maher

    ... [during the Cultural Revolution] when the English Department was threatened and some of the professors were rather scared.' Vice-chancellor Professor Tsui is unequivocal. 'The university ... across 10 faculties and a graduate school. Professor Tsui is undaunted by the fact that the research culture at HKU is still 'young' and requires government help to set up needed ...

  7. Hard lessons in academic freedom

    Posted Mar 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... that the barrage of criticism struck him as Cultural Revolution-style tactic and expressed disappointment at the lack of response from senior university management. 'I have asked my colleagues whether ... culture and sports of the central government's liaison office in Hong Kong. Hao lambasted as 'illogical' a poll by Chung last December which found that the percentage of Hongkongers ...

  8. A launching pad for high fliers

    Posted Feb 11th 2006, 12:00am by Nick Walker

    ... And it is eclectic. Manchester's heritage includes the first stirrings of the Industrial Revolution and the voices of many of Britain's premier-league rock musicians and pop-culture writers. ...

  9. The List

    Posted Apr 30th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... or visit http://jmsc.hku.hk/events0503.asp Meet the Author Night- Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Ian Johnson: HKU Libraries/Culture and the Arts Centre. Mr Johnson will talk about his new book- Wild Grass: China's Revolution from Below. 1/F New Wing, Main Library, HKU, Thursday. 5pm-9pm. In English. Tel 2859 8903, e-mail mstyeung@hku.hk or visit ...



SCMP.com Account